Archives: June 2016

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Offers Sensory-Friendly Performances

Did you know the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra offers sensory-friendly performances? Check the website, where events are scheduled occasionally and posted. Modifications to the concert experience that are typically available at sensory-friendly performances include: – Online pre-visit materials, such as concert playlists, stories, picture schedules, tip sheets, and videos, that show...

Community Effort: How to Use Work to Put Mental Health Stigmas to Rest

“Are you ready?” I’m sitting in the passenger seat of a Glade Run vehicle, watching Tara Harvan, the Glade Run Transitions Program Coordinator, help our Transitions students get settled in the car. The students are dressed in their Transitions Program work shirt, ID badge, and mud boots. We are on...