Kate Johnson-Patagoc, MS, BCBA, Director of Specialized Services—Texana Center will present information about applied behavior analysis (ABA) intervention for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and current programs offered at Texana Center. She will discuss funding sources for ABA and legislation that affects ASD services including licensure of Behavior Analysts in Texas. She will present information about the planned Texana expansion of services into the Katy/Fulshear area and promote collaboration with the local community in Katy/Fulshear to help make the plans a reality.
Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Time: 7:00—9:00 PM
Location: St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, Asbury Hall, 1st floor, 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Katy, TX
If you have any questions, please send an email to Cynthia at email@example.com.
Free childcare is available, RSVP the special needs ministry coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org for childcare no later than Monday, September 19, 2016.
Effective Sunday, May 22, 2016 Katy Autism Support Yahoo message board moved to a new closed discussion Facebook group. The old Yahoo archived messages will still be searchable but no one will be able to post new messages and no new subscription requests are being approved. The current Facebook page will be rolled into the new discussion group at the end of the month. The new Facebook discussion group is a closed group where members are able to post questions, share events, links, upload photos, etc. The name of the new group is Katy Autism Support Discussion Group and can be located here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/485313608332178/
Beginning with the October 2016 meeting, in-person support meetings will now occur quarterly. 1st Quarter meeting is in January on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 2nd Quarter meeting is in April on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 3rd Quarter meeting is in August on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (due to the summer recess); and 4th Quarter meeting is in October on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Meeting time and location remain the same; 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at St. Peter's United Methodist Church, 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Asbury Hall, Katy, Texas 77450.
Free childcare is available during the monthly meeting, however, you'll need to RSVP to Sarah Morrison at email@example.com 24 hours in advance to reserve a spot for your child(ren).
Why the change?
If you have any questions, please direct them to Cynthia Reece at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your continued participation.
RapidWristbands, https://www.rapidwristbands.com/, a Houston-based custom wristband maker has donated silicone autism awareness (I love someone with autism) and anti-bullying bracelets to Katy Autism Support and they are handed out to attendees until they run out, so be sure to pick one up at the next meeting.
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Beginning with the October 2016 in-person support meetings will now occur quarterly. 1st Quarter meeting is in January on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 2nd Quarter meeting is in April on the 3rd Tuesday of the month; 3rd Quarter meeting is in August on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (due to the summer recess); and 4th Quarter meeting is in October on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Meeting time and location remain the same; 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at St. Peter's United Methodist Church, 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Asbury Hall, Katy, Texas 77450.
A video for first responders by National Autism Association: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auJvlpWhb5E
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