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Building Community: Stories of Transition from CLE Students

When: October 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: College Living Experience, 11801 Stonehollow Dr., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78758

FOR PROFESSIONALS, PARENTS, AND STUDENTS * Staff psychologist Scott Allen, Psy.D. will lead a lively student panel in sharing their perspective on transitioning and answering your questions about their experiences at CLE. * CLE-Austin’s Director Bronwyn Towart will summarize CLE program benefits that can empower your student or client towards[…]

Futures Planning: Insurance and Special Needs Planning

When: November 15, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Sandbox ABA, 3423 Bee Cave Road, Building A, Suite 200, Austin, 78746

Sandbox ABA is excited to again host Jason Farrell of Farrell Financial. Jason has worked with over 1000 special needs families in the last few years. He is known for helping families navigate the rocky shoals of health insurance coverage. In addition, his practice focuses on finding long-term solutions to[…]

Community Night Spotlight: Disabilities Awareness Month

When: October 11, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave

Community Night Spotlight: Disabilities Awareness Month is presented by Variety Texas. Variety is a nonprofit organization committed to empowering children with special needs in Texas. Admission is by donation, with a suggested $1 dollar donation. During Community Night Spotlight evenings, Thinkery shines a light on a unique aspect of the[…]

Alternatives to Guardianship Information Session

When: October 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: The Arc of the Capital Area, 4902 Grover Ave, Austin TX 78756

Come and learn about Alternatives to Guardianship such as Supported Decision Making, Powers of Attorney, and having a Rep Payee. Open to young people who are 18 already or will turn 18 by September 30th, 2018, and their families or anyone else who could potentially be a supporter. Learn how[…]

Grand Opening Party!

When: November 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Sandbox ABA, 3423 Bee Cave Road, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78746

Sandbox ABA was founded by Rebecca Ryan, M.Ed., BCBA in 2013 to bring high quality ABA therapy to families in the Austin area. In just a few short years we outgrew our little cottage and moved to Bee Cave Road to expand our services and better meet the needs of[…]

Sensory Friendly Hours at Thinkery

When: October 22, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave

Visit Thinkery for Sensory Friendly Hours from 8–10 am (plus enjoy a free breakfast taco provided by Hat Creek Burger Company!)—then head over to Alamo Drafthouse Mueller for an #AlamoForAll sensory-friendly screening of Trolls at 10:30 am! Tickets for both events are FREE and generously sponsored by Variety Texas. Separate[…]

UT Brainstorms: “The Miswired Brain–A Conversation about Autism”

When: October 14, 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Thompson Conference Center, Auditorium 1.110, UT Austin, 2405 Robert Dedman Drive, Austin, TX 78712

UT’s Department of Neuroscience has started a monthly event call UT Brainstorms where we focus on a neuroscience topic with a half hour presentation followed by an hour of questions and answers by a faculty panel. This session will feature Dr. Audrey Brumback, Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Dell[…]