2014-15 Social Thinking Conference Schedule

2014-15 Social Thinking Conference Schedules

Michelle Garcia Winner’s organization, Social Thinking, is offering a bevy of conferences in cities across the nation. The schedule, which is updated through May 2015, is listed below. A bit about Social Thinking conferences: Michelle’s inspiring and practical conferences are designed for professionals and parents alike — for anyone working with students and adults who are experiencing social and communication problems (high-functioning autism, Asperger’s, ADHD, nonverbal learning disorders… or no diagnosis!). Listed below are the events Michelle’s organization, Social Thinking, {Read More}

Arizona Autism School Opens Third Campus

Pieceful Solutions Arizona Autism School

Pieceful Solutions is a tuition-free Arizona autism charter school and it recently celebrated the grand opening of its third campus. The new campus, located in Gilbert, is dedicated to serving junior high and high school students on the autism spectrum. Pieceful Solutions was started in 2008 and in just six short years, the school has expanded to three campuses dedicated to educating children on the autism spectrum from kindergarten through high school. Congratulations to Pieceful Solutions!

Autism Schools List Update

autism schools update

I’ve just made a round of updates to my list of autism schools in the Unitd States. Here’s a quick recap of the changes and additions. Arizona Autism Schools Arizona Autism Charter Schools 4433 North 7th Street Phoenix, Arizona 85014 Phone: (602) 882-5544 Email: info@autismcharter.org California Autism Schools Anova Center for Education- ACE Sonoma 3033 Cleveland Avenue, #240 Santa Rosa, California 95403 Phone: (707) 527-7032 Fax: (707) 527-7960 Anova Center for Education – ACE Contra Costa 3333 Ronald Way Concord, {Read More}

Arizona “Back to School & More” Autism/Asperger’s Conference in Phoenix


Autism Conferences of America returns to the Valley of the Sun for its annual back to school autism conference – the Arizona “Back to School” Autism/Asperger’s Conference in Phoenix. Conference Dates: September 12 – 13, 2014 Conference Venue: Four Points Sheraton 10831 S. 51st Street Phoenix, AZ 85044 Conference Information: Featuring Temple Grandin. PhD and Dr Margaret L. Bauman and over 20 other great local and national speakers. Presentations are available for all audience levels, from beginner to advanced concepts. {Read More}

New Autism Schools Added in OK, SC, TX, MI and More!


I’ve just made a round of updates to my autism school list including my first schools in Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Washington State. The following new schools have been added: Journey Learning Center 2100 W. Northwest Highway, Suite 202 Grapevine, Texas 76051 Phone: (817) 416-9797 Montcalm School for Boys and Girls 13725 Starr Commonwealth Road Albion, Michigan 49224 Phone: (866) 244-4321 Phone: (517) 630-2512 Excel Academy 116 West Church Street Newark, Ohio 43055 Phone: (740) 323-1102 Fax: (740) 349-5834 {Read More}

Autism Therapy Dog at Work in Arizona [Video]


If you’ve never seen an autism therapy dog at work, it is really an amazing thing to witness. This video just gives us a short glimpse into how a therapy dog can change a child’s life. Note: The video is over a year old, hence the outdated statistics. Thumbnail Photo: rkleine/Flickr