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Ask the BCBA: 3 Strategies for Addressing Sleep Difficulties

For individuals on the autism spectrum AND their families, getting the recommended amount of sleep each night can seem like an impossible task. Difficulties include: inability to fall asleep, stay asleep, daytime sleepiness and a hard time remaining in the bedroom during nighttime wakefulness.

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Academy360, BCBA|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Ask the BCBA: 3 Strategies for Addressing Sleep Difficulties

Unique Minds Celebrated at FilmAcademy360 Film Festival & Art Exhibit

For the third year, family, friends and the general public are invited to attend FilmAcademy360’s annual Film Festival. This exciting evening of film, video, and digital and traditional artwork will be held on Wednesday, May 17th at the Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre. Viewing starts at 6:30 pm.

April 28th, 2017|Categories: FilmAcademy360|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Unique Minds Celebrated at FilmAcademy360 Film Festival & Art Exhibit

FilmAcademy360 Featured in People & Families Magazine

FilmAcademy360 was recently featured in People & Families magazine, published by the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities. And we got the cover!! Download the PDF and read the article now. Here are a few [...]

March 15th, 2017|Categories: FilmAcademy360, News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on FilmAcademy360 Featured in People & Families Magazine

FREE Spectrum of Options Seminar – 21st Century Safety

21st Century Safety for Children and Adults on the Spectrum: Issues and Strategies Characteristics of autism such as communication deficits, unpredictable and challenging behaviors, and tendency to wander make individuals on the autism spectrum especially [...]

November 11th, 2016|Categories: Academy360, FilmAcademy360, Independence360, Spectrum360|Comments Off on FREE Spectrum of Options Seminar – 21st Century Safety

Free Spectrum of Options Seminar

Loss and Grief in the Lives of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Loss is the experience that "someone or something that once was is no more;" grief is the feeling of that loss; and mourning is the expression, private [...]

November 11th, 2016|Categories: Academy360, FilmAcademy360, Independence360, Spectrum of Options Seminars, Spectrum360|Tags: , |Comments Off on Free Spectrum of Options Seminar

Creating Community at Spectrum360

Spectrum360 is more than an organization; it is a community. It permeates all that we do. Acting as a community is an integral part of our work, and we continually strive to create a deep sense [...]

October 18th, 2016|Categories: Academy360, Independence360, Spectrum360, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Creating Community at Spectrum360