Virtual Learning & Socialization Opportunities for Individuals with ASD and Related Disabilities
Does your child or student with ASD need to develop executive skills, plan for and practice daily routines, or learn about community opportunities related to employment, leisure, and socialization? Scroll down to learn more about our virtual group sessions (small, multi-day, and large group community connections).
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Below you will find our current virtual Group Session offerings, open to individuals and groups from Indiana and beyond.
To view all programming opportunities & a step-by-step process on how to get started, follow the link below:
Small Group Sessions
Small group discussions (up to 6 participants) will center around monthly topics and are conducted across 2-4 weekly sessions. Pick either one or both topics each month.
Emotional Self Regulation Skills Virtual SG Session
Tue 4-5 pm EST & Wed 9-10 am ESTThis group will focus on emotional self-regulation, identifying good and bad ways to deal with emotions, and building skills for positive ways. Group members will gain awareness of different emotions as well as begin strategizing tools to navigate negative emotions and build on positive ones.
Tue 4-5 pm EST & Wed 9-10 am ESTAll month long, we'll focus on emotional self-regulation and acceptable coping strategies. Group members will gain awareness of emotions as well as beginning strategies and coping strategies based on mindfulness, gratitude, and positive thinking.
Tue 4-5 pm EST & Wed 9-10 am ESTThis group will focus on ways to recognize and cope with stress and anxiety. Group members will gain awareness of the emotions that reflect stress and anxiety as well as strategies and tools to navigate negative emotions and build on positive ones.
Self Care Skills Virtual SG Session
Thurs 4-5pm EST & Friday 9-10 am ESTAll month long, we'll explore topics around self-care and how to stay healthy during cold and flu season. Sessions will focus on ways to prevent getting sick, as well as practical hygiene tips (i.e., what to do if you get sick).
Thurs 4-5pm EST & Friday 9-10 am ESTThis session will build upon self-care skills and explore in more depth types of physical activity that can help a person stay healthy.
Thurs 4-5pm EST & Friday 9-10 am ESTThis session will build upon self-care skills and health-benefits of hygiene. We will explore hygiene practices for a healthy body in more detail.
Before you register…
Follow these steps to getting started with small groups:
Multi-Day Virtual Interest Groups:
NEW! Multi-Day Virtual Interest Groups
- October 12-14
- November 21-22: 4-5pm ET
- December 19, 20, & 22: 4-5pm ET
- November 14, 15, & 17: 4-5pm ET
- December 5, 6, & 8: 4-5pm ET
- October 19-20 (11:30am-1pm ET)
- November 2-3 (5:30pm-6:30pm ET)
- December 7-8 (11:30am-1pm ET)
- October 24, 25, & 27
- November 21-23; 11:30am-1pm ET
- December 27-29; 11:30am-1pm ET
Before you register…
Follow these steps to getting started with multi-day groups:
Community Connections: Friday Virtual Meetups
Groups of 10 or more students connect virtually to learn about just-in-time topics allowing them to engage with and learn more about community opportunities, to hear about topics of interest or importance to them, and to connect with a group of peers. New topics are covered each week with an overarching monthly theme.
Private Group Programs & Internships
Interested in providing programming to your students, employees, or organization in a more tailored and specific way? Contact email@example.com with stated interest and a brief overview of your organization & potential needs so we can provide what’s best for you!