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The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201

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101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

April 2015

Join Us in Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day!

April 2, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

Every year on April 2, the world comes together to shine a bright light on autism. We’re joining the celebration and invite you to be a part of it. Come to our center for kid-friendly activities and crafts, and to applaud the strength of our families coping with autism. We’ll also be lighting our building blue to spread awareness, uniting with thousands of iconic landmarks, communities, businesses and homes across the globe. What Celebrate World Autism Awareness day with kid-friendly…

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September 2016

Building Self-Esteem in Your Child with Autism

September 12, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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  Join us for a presentation by Ron Sandison Author of “A Parent’s Guide to Autism” and adult with ASD, Ron Sandison will discuss how to build your child’s self-esteem and cultivate a positive self image through: Helping your child overcome all or nothing thinking The impact of emotional memories on a child with autism’s self-esteem Regulating emotions by understanding your feelings and sensory issues Developing confidence to develop and maintain healthy relationships Freedom from obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviors…

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February 2017

Pop-Up Visual Arts Studio

February 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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HAVE FUN MAKE ART Come join our guest artists to create art in a fun, relaxed and exciting atmosphere!  All ages and abilities are welcome!   WHEN Thursday, February 9, 2017 5:30-7:30 pm   WHERE Building 101, Main Conference Room   For more information contact Kristen Cyrul at 313.262.0976.   Download Flyer (PDF)

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May 2017

Summer Activities Parent Training

May 24, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
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The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Come have a snack and learn about fun activities you and your child can participate in, transition strategies, and other tips for success in the community. Where The Children’s Center, 101 E. Alexandrine, Conference Room When Thursday, May 24th, 2017 • 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 24th, 2017 • 1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Contact For more information about contact: Nandi Nelson - NNelson1@thechildrenscenter.com James Dewey - Jdewey@thechildrenscenter.com   Download Flyer (PDF)

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June 2017

Functional Communication Parent Training

June 29, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
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The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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WHAT Come have a snack and learn about teaching and promoting functional communication, PECS, using choice boards, and other communication methods! WHEN Thursday, June 29th, 9:15-10:30 am Thursday, June 29th, 1:15-2:30 pm WHERE The Children’s Center 101 E. Alexandrine, Conference Room Detroit, MI 48201 TO LEARN MORE For more information about the event contact James Dewey at 313.221.1434 or Jdewey@thechildrenscenter.com Downloadable PDF

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August 2017

Parent Training – Transitioning to School

August 15, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
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The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

Come have a snack and learn strategies to help your child transition successfully from ABA to the classroom. The training will also include information on IEPs and the supports necessary to help your child succeed in school.   WHERE The Children’s Center 101 E. Alexandrine, Conference Room   WHEN Thursday, August 15th, 9:15-10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 15th, 1:15-2:30 p.m.   TO LEARN MORE For more information about contact: James Dewey Jdewey@thechildrenscenter.com 313.221.1434   Downloadable PDF

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October 2017

Parent Training – Eating & Feeding Strategies

October 5, 2017 @ 9:15 am - 11:00 am
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The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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WHAT Come snack and learn about behavioral strategies and techniques that help teach eating and feeding strategies for daily living.   WHEN Thursday, October 5th 9:15-11: 0 a.m. 1:15-3:00 p.m.   WHERE The Children’s Center 101 E. Alexandrine, Conference Room   TO LEARN MORE For more information about the event contact James Dewey at Jdewey@thechildrenscenter.com   Downloadable PDF

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October 2018

Guest Speaker: Ron Sandison

October 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Fierce, Love & Art: Helping Children with Autism Discover New Interests and Fun Activities Dynamic speaker and autism expert, Ron Sandison has a powerful story of overcoming the odds and loves to help children and families. You will enjoy his compassionate presentation and his unique blend of wisdom, humor, and insight. His story is featured in the national documentary film Fierce, Love & Art by Dr. Laurence A. Becker. Ron is the founder of Spectrum Inclusion and the author of…

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March 2019

Developmental Disability Awareness Event

March 21 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East, Detroit, MI 48201, 101 Alexandrine East
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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FREE FUN ACTIVITIES Please come and help us celebrate the A.B.I.L.I.T.Y. of each of our kiddos. We’ll have games, music, crafts, snacks and prizes. All of our families are welcome to attend.   Celebrating your... A wesome B eautiful I ncredible L ovable I nspirational T alented Y outhful   WHEN Thursday, March 21, 2019, 5:00-7:00 pm   WHERE The Children’s Center, 101 Alexandrine East   For more information contact your Supports Coordinator and/or Clinician.   COME CELEBRATE WITH US!!!…

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