Autism Conference Added: The Help Group Summit 2012 in Los Angeles, California

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The Help Group Summit 2012 – Advances and Best Practices in Autism, Learning Disabilities and ADHD will be held at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California on October 26 and 27, 2012. The Help Group has gathered a superb group of professionals to speak on a variety of topics at this year’s autism summit. The Help Group Summit Speakers David Amaral, PhD Richard Lavoie, MA, MEd Eric Fombonne, MD Robert Accordino, MD, MSc Bruce L. Baker, PhD Jan {Read More}

The Help Group & Music for Autism Present a Free Interactive Concert for Individuals With Autism

A press release of interest for families of individuals with autism in the Sherman Oaks, California area. The Help Group & Music for Autism Present a Free Interactive Concert for Individuals With Autism and Their Families on Sunday, January 29 The Help Group & Music for Autism present their fifth interactive concert for individuals with autism and their families. Music for Autism offers professionally performed, enriching musical experiences in an environment where individual differences are celebrated. The one-hour interactive concert {Read More}

Support the Children of The Help Group This Holiday Season

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I love The Coffee Bean – ice blended chais in the summer and a hot winter dream tea latte in the winter – yummy! I also love that the company regularly partners with autism support organizations! Check out this press release for details on the latest fundraising program. Beginning this Thursday, you can support The Help Group, the largest nonprofit organization of its kind in the United States serving children with autism and other special needs, by visiting your local {Read More}

Bully Proofing Strategies for Teens with Autism in Sherman Oaks, CA

Bully Proofing Strategies for Teens with Autism: Evidence-based Approaches for Handling Bullying and Other Peer Conflicts On Tuesday, May 24 at The Help Group in Sherman Oaks, CA, Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson, Director of The Help Group-UCLA Autism Research Alliance, will provide concrete tools to aid parents, educators, and mental health professionals in helping teens with Autism Spectrum Disorders effectively handle bullying and other forms of peer conflict. Please go to www.thehelpgroup.org to register.

“Deck the Walls” At The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Support The Help Group This Holiday Season – “Deck the Walls” At The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Sherman Oaks, CA (November 23, 2010) – Beginning this Friday you can support The Help Group, the largest nonprofit organization of its kind in the United States serving children with autism and other special needs, by visiting your local The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf store to purchase one or more $1 holiday stickers during its “Deck the Walls” program. Now in {Read More}

Help Group Offers Innovative Summer Day Camps for Children With Autism

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The Help Group is pleased to announce its Camp Discovery and Kids Like Me summer day camps, which provide a fun and exciting recreational camp experience for children with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities. Designed to encourage social and emotional growth, our camps are led by highly trained and professional staff who ensure campers will learn, make friends and have a great time!