Save the Date
Trick or Suites
Sunday, October 28, 2018
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Embassy Suites Columbus
 
LEEDS Farm
Autism Autumn Festival
Saturday, September 22nd
9:00 am to 11:00 am
For Information click here 
 
GET in the ACT
September 27th & 28th
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      Upcoming Events

       
      for Law Enforcement and First Responders
       
      FREE Worshop and Lunch
      October 18, 2018
      9:00 am to 2:00 pm
       
      Columbus Police Academy
       
      DID YOU KNOW?
      People with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are seven times more likely
      to have a 911 encounter than a neurotypical person.
      Join us for this comprehensive training with two FIRST RESPONDERS who are personally and professionally experienced in ASD.
       
      FOCUS OF TRAINING
      •  Recognizing the signs of ASD
      •  Discussion of how specific incidents should be handled
      •  Response and de-escalation techniques
      •  Behavioral, communication and sensory challenges for people with ASD
      Training is a combination of information pieces and actual incidents reviews from real-life situations.
       
      ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
       
      Captain William Cannata, Jr. (Retired) has been a  member of the fire service for more than 30 years and is the Program Director of "Autism and Law Enforcement Coalition (ALEC)." formed in 2003. He is also a parent of a young man with autism.
       
      Lieutenant Jimmy Donohoe is the creator of the "Take Me Home Program," a database where participants who are unable to speak or properly identify themselves to police offers register with a photo, physical description, and contact information so first responders can provide special assistance that may be required when contact with a person with autism occurs. He is also a parent of a young man with autism.
      REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
       
      Click HERE to Register
      Certificate of Completion CEU Available

      Additional Training Locations in Ohio:
       
      Cleveland October 15
      Youngstown: October 16
      Akron: October 17
      Cincinnati: October 19

       

       

      Together in Motion (TIM)- Yoga Classes

       
       
      Autism Society Central Ohio is excited to announce NEW Together in Motion (TIM) - Yoga Classes! TIM will educate the individual and family on the benefits of Yoga, life long skills that can be incorporated into everyday life! Each week the individual will work on:
      • Repeated practice of postures and skills that will build muscle and neurological memories, building on many skills and therapies often used 
      • Creation of tool box of stress reduction skills and weekly practice
      • Body and spatial awareness building for many of our participants work to follow multi step instructions
       
      8 Week Session
      Saturday, June 9, 2018 to July 28, 2018
      9:00 am to 10:00am
       
      New Beginnings Church Pavilion (New Site)
      2163 St. Rt. 37 East
      Delaware, OH 43015
      Cost $40
       
       
       
      You will receive a mat if this is your first time doing TIM Yoga with us!
       
      *Each participate needs to have someone stay on site during yoga classes
      **The new church site is across from the light where the Kroger Distribution Center is in Delaware, just down from Glenwood Commons, where Meijer and Office Max are.
       
      TIM Yoga Dublin

      Saturdays, June 9, 2018 to July 28, 2018
      11:00 am to 12:00 pm
      Balancing Owl Yoga
      6017 Post Rd. 
      Dublin, OH 43017
      Cost $40
      Scholarships Available Upon Request
      Caregiver's Restorative 
      Yoga Class

      "We can only give from an abundant source of wellbeing."
       
      An opportunity to draw in the breath and find a moment (or 60) to rejuvenate and restore your well of nurturing.
       
      In this monthly, 60-minute class, we will connect the breath, mindful & slow movements, with restorative poses to help fill the source that we draw upon to care for those in our lives.
       
      No experience is necessary, we will guide and support you as you give yourself a chance to recharge and reenter your life's stream.
       Tuesday, 
      7:00pm to 8:00pm

      Centered Yoga and Movement
      Save the Date for Additional Tuesday Classes-
      June 26th
      July 24th
      August 28th
      Registration Fee $5 per Class
       

       
         

       

       
       
      Please call us if the event fee is a hardship. We have scholarships available.