People do not grow out of autism. Autism is a lifelong disorder; however, the manifestation of symptoms may change over time. While there is yet no known cure, autism is definitely treatable.
This group is intended for middle school age children (10-12 years) with limited functional communication skills. The primary focus for this group would be in four areas of verbal communication: requesting, commenting, asking questions and answering questions to help initiate a conversation through play and recreational activities with peers. The long term goal for this group is to help the children with limited verbal communication skills with some emerging conversation skills. Please note that there is limited number of spots for this group. The first session will entail a screening process to ensure this group is a good for you