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24 Nov by tadmin

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Rights and Responsibilities for ALL People

Neurodiverse people and those with physical differences have many times been excluded from education opportunities, employment opportunities, housing, and routine activities in their communities throughout the history of the United States. Today, individuals with disabilities have the same rights that all citizens of this nation enjoy

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26 Oct by tadmin

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Employment + Disabilities, a Great Combination!

Employment + Disabilities, a Great Combination! Did you know that October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month? The pandemic has been difficult for everyone in the workforce and those with disabilities are no exception. According to a report from the United States Department of Labor, the percentage of employed people with disabilities went from 19.3%

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22 Sep by tadmin

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Celebrating Neurodiversity!

What if we lived in a world where every individual’s strengths were recognized and valued, regardless of how their brain works? What if employers and colleges recognized the specific skills and talents of individuals with Autism or other neurological differences? Imagine if these characteristics were celebrated?

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11 Aug by tadmin

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Re-Entering the World for Those with Neurodiversity

Thinking of all the changes that have happened in the world can be completely overwhelming. This can be even more difficult for youngpeople with neurodiversity who may be going back to work, school or college.

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9 Jul by tadmin

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Safety tips for young people with learning differences  

Safety tips for young people with learning differences At Transitions, we take great care to ensure the safety and well-being of all of our students through classroom instruction and the practical application of those lessons. As our students gain their independence, it is imperative that we send them out with safety being at the forefront. 

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9 Jun by tadmin

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Letting go and fostering independence

In my six years working with families who have children with Autism and learning differences, I have seen how difficult it is for parents to allow their young adults to do things on their own for the first time.

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5 May by tadmin

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Hope for young people with learning differences in a global pandemic 

Ultimately freedom requires hope, which I define in two ways: the awareness that suffering, however terrible, is temporary, and the curiosity to discover what happens next. Hope allows you to live in the present instead of the past, and to unlock the doors of our mental prisons.” 

-Dr. Edith Eger, GIFT: 12 Lessons to Save Your Life

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9 Nov by tadmin

Transitions Program to Expand to Albany

Partnerships with Mildred Elley and Warren Washington Albany Counties ARC to provide expanded opportunities for students. Mayfield, New York – Transitions, a premier program designed to advance college and career success for young adults with autism spectrum disorders and other learning differences, has announced its expansion into Albany, New York. The first Transitions campus is […]

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19 Jun by tadmin

Virtual Summer Announcement

Transitions Program Offers Virtual Summer Camp for Success in College, Career and Independent Living Program supports students and young adults with autism and other learning differences Mayfield, N.Y.- Transitions, a premier program designed to advance college and career success for young adults with autism spectrum disorders and other learning differences, announced today the decision to […]

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