Aspire Mission and Approach

Aspire is dedicated to providing children, teens, and adults with a high cognitive autism spectrum disorder or a related social profile with the knowledge and skills necessary to make social connections and develop independence leading to successful and fulfilling lives.

1.  Framework/philosophy
All of Aspire’s programs and services help participants to increase their ability in 3 major areas:
Social competency, Self-awareness, Stress management.

2. Programmatic categories
Aspire’s programs and services are offered within one or more of the following categories:
Recreational, social, educational, community and employment.

3.  Therapeutic perspectives
Aspire uses a multi-disciplinary approach that is tailored to the needs of the individual and is sensitive to the context of the participant.

  • Improve social competence by teaching ways of thinking and being social

  • Integration of Mind and Body

  • Technology as Tool for Self Awareness
  • Cognitive Behavioral Techniques
  • Strength Based Interventions
  • Group Development Theory
  • Sensory Awareness

Participants
Aspire serves children, teens, and adults with high cognitive autism spectrum disorder or related social profile.

 

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