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Call for Participants: CASD Flexible Futures Clinical Group

Wednesday, November 7 -

Children's Hospital
15245 Shady Grove Rd., Ste. 350, Rockville, MD 20850

Contact: ymyrick@childrensnational.org  

Sponsored by: Children's National Health System

The Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders (CASD) is currently recruiting for its Flexible Futures clinical group this fall:

Flexible Futures teaches high school students with ASD how to improve executive function skills such as flexible problem-solving, and independent goal-setting, planning and organization. We strongly emphasize neurodiversity, self-advocacy, sustained motivation for long-term goals, handling stress, creating a positive reputation, and compromising skills. Group members will choose a goal that is important to them and work on achieving their goal for the duration of the group. This group is for diploma-track high school students with average or above average cognitive abilities. The group is led by a clinical psychologist with expertise in adolescent and adulthood transition issues in ASD.

Age Range:15-19
Start Date: November 2018 (24 weekly sessions)
Time & Location: Wednesdays, 3:45-4:45 pm, 15245 Shady Grove Rd., Ste. 350, Rockville, MD 20850
For More Information: Email ymyrick@childrensnational.org with the subject line "Flexible Futures Group"


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