Connections Created: AST March 2024 Recap

This March, we held one of two Virtual Sensory Friendly Healthcare trainings for healthcare professionals to help improve healthcare experiences for the neurodivergent community! Our SE Houston group had their Easter celebration event for families. We also presented to multiple community organizations as part of Thinkery’s Joyful Learning Collaborative to provide […]

Connections Created: February 2024 Recap

This February, some of our AST team had the privilege of meeting with and hearing from Temple Grandin at the Paramount Theatre. We are so grateful to the Paramount Theatre for providing us with this incredible opportunity as well as for all of their continued support throughout the years! We […]

February 2024 Newsletter

Our February newsletter is out! Read the AST newsletter now 📰 https://mailchi.mp/texasautismsociety.org/feb24-astnewsletter   Stay informed on what’s happening at AST by subscribing to our newsletter: www.texasautismsociety.org/subscribe/

Connections Created: January 2024 Recap

We started off 2024 with a free Seminars Across the Spectrum education event on toilet training strategies with guest speakers Dr. Hannah MacNaul, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA, LSSP, and Janet Firestone.   We also took part in the Thinkery’s Joyful Learning Collaborative session at the Texas School for the Blind in […]

November 2023 Newsletter

Our November newsletter is out! Some newsletter highlights: • AST Holiday Party with Sensory Sensitive Santa Photos is Dec 2nd! • AUTonomy Discussion “Autism & Addiction” is tomorrow, Nov 8th at Noon • 2 Advocacy Updates – School Vouchers & ABA/Medicaid Benefits • Save the Date – Austin Marathon is […]

Board Member Spotlight: Heather Reed

Heather Reed is the Senior Director HR Business Partner at PayPal and joined our board in 2022. Heather has provided so much support to AST in her time on the board, from sharing her expertise to participating in events and fundraising on AST’s behalf. Read our interview with Heather below! Why […]