Archives: June 2015

St. Stephen’s Recognized for PBIS Program

On May 27 and 28, St. Stephen’s Academy sent five educators to the annual PBIS Implementer’s Forum in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This year’s conference had over 1300 educators in attendance from schools throughout our great state. St. Stephen’s was recognized for the second consecutive year for implementing it Positive Behavior Intervention...

CNN: The reality of finding a job with autism

What’s it like to be 30, affecting by Asperger’s, and interviewing for new jobs? Social interaction is a common challenge for those with autism disorders, Ketts said. “We all interact with so many people, co-workers, bosses, it can all be very overwhelming for those on the spectrum,” Ketts said. Read...

9 things I wish people understood about anxiety

Kady Morrison’s article on Vox talks about common misconceptions about anxiety. In it, she points out: “…the most important thing I wish everyone knew about anxiety, and about mental health issues in general: if you know someone with anxiety and you want to help them, ask them what would be helpful, ideally...