Latest news from our NATSAP member programs.

 

JULY 2021

NATSAP strives to keep all members aware of the events and accomplishments occurring among our member programs. If you are interested in providing an article for the next edition of We Are NATSAP, please visit www.natsap.org/WAN for submission details. Articles should be around 450 words in length and include photos.

SCENICVIEW ACADEMY BREAKS GROUND ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR AUTISM
ScenicView Academy broke ground this spring on a new affordable housing apartment building designed specifically for autism. City Mayor Michelle Kafusi and State Senator Jacob Anderegg spoke at the ceremony, and ScenicView Academy Executive Director,...
New Leadership Propels E3 Transition Program
How do young adults learn how to manage the responsibilities of adulthood? Is it magic? For many youngsters, becoming an independent adult is a process that seemingly happens on its own. But many young adults are unable to meet the challenges of co...
New Research Shows How Improv Helps Calo Students’ Get Their Brain “Online”
Lake Ozark, Mo, June 7, 2021- After four years, the rapid positive state changes experienced by both staff and students who practice improv at Calo Programs can now be understood neurobiologically. Thanks to Calo's Neurotherapies Department, Mary D...
EDGE Teaches Executive Functioning Skills Through Project-based Learning
As a wellness community in Chicago committed to supporting college students striving for academic and social success, EDGE Learning & Wellness believes that the best way to set their students up for success is to develop their executive functioning s...
Summer Experiences at Boulder Creek Academy
What is something we highly value at Boulder Creek Academy? Our summer activities! Getting outdoors to learn and experience new things is always anticipated and enjoyed by students and staff alike. BCA is fortunate to be located near some of the mo...
Compass Rose Academy New Campus Construction Continues
Compass Rose Academy in Wabash, Indiana, is excited to celebrate the official launch of their new campus with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, August 27, 2021. All are welcome to join on Facebook Live! The new campus is an intentionally desig...
Parent Workshops Transitioning Back to In-Person Events at Trails Carolina
Wilderness therapy program Trails Carolina is excited to announce that their parent workshops will be held in person once again. As an adolescent wilderness therapy program, parent workshops are a crucial comp The new campus is an intentionally desi...
Monuments Moves Academic and Progressive Education Departments into New School Building
Monuments is thrilled to announce that they recently opened the doors to their new, state-of-the-art, school building. The new school building is located on the same beautiful and scenic campus as Monuments in Brian Head, UT. The opening of the new...
Cornerstones of Maine Celebrates 5 Years!
In 2016, Dr. Josh Altschule and Dr. Jake Gelles opened the Cornerstones of Maine young adult transition program with one house in Kennebunkport, five staff members, and a maximum census of 11 residents. This year, Cornerstones is celebrating their 5-...