Transitioning Together

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Transitioning Together is an 8-week evidence-based transition education and support program for young adults with ASD and their families. The program includes 8 weekly Parent Groups, 8 weekly Young Adult Groups, and 2 individual/family goal setting sessions. Transitioning Together was developed out of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and based on 20 years of research with families of adolescents and adults with autism.

 

 

When?

Contact us about when our next session will begin.

How Much?

FREE
The actual cost to provide this service is $1,500.00 per family. Due to generous donations, we are able to offer Transitioning Together to families at no cost.


Parent Group

 

  • Learn about transition to adulthood for youth with autism
  • Connect with community resources for services and programs to support parents of autistic children
  • Topics include employment, postsecondary education, and legal planning and more
Young Adult Group

 

  • Exposure to topics related to social interaction, independent living, and self-management
  • Practice social skills, coping strategies, social planning, and problem solving
  • Fun and relaxed environment

 

Who is Transitioning Together for adolescents and young adults who are
  • In high school or have exited secondary education program in past year
  • Have family members willing to attend Parent Group
  • Able to cooperate in a group setting with their peers
  • Willing to participate in conversation with supports
  • Are interested in being more independent and preparing the future

 

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