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The Future of Employment Supports Research
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October 30th, 2015 | (0)

This week’s OAR guest blog from the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute discusses the importance of community-wide support for the employment of adults with autism. This blog was featured on the ...


Faith, Hope and Miracles: How I Remember the Whackiest Week of My Life
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October 23rd, 2015 | Comments Off

Last month, Jake Edwards met with the Pope as a representative of the Special Needs Ministry of the Archdiocese of Washington. Jake also was honored at the White House as ...


Transition to Adulthood 101
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October 16th, 2015 | (0)

Adulthood for Susan Senator's son was just around the corner, with an entire life to plan for him. Her experience of that process will make you laugh, cry, and point ...


A Theatre Dream
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October 9th, 2015 | (0)

Last month, a child with autism reacted noisily to a scene at a Broadway matinee, and the child and his mother were subsequently pressured to leave the show by other ...


On the Road Again: Adventures with Autism...
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October 2nd, 2015 | (0)

Many parents are all too familiar with the experience of introducing their children to new hobbies and experiences in an attempt to break them out of their comfort zone.  In ...