CFCC to Offer UNC TEACCH Autism Program this Summer

May 29th, 2019 by CFCC Newswire

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Cape Fear Community College is pleased to announce its recent partnership with The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to offer the TEACCH® Autism Program (T-STEP) this summer.

The T-STEP is a free intervention developed to support transition to employment and post-secondary education for 16-21-year-olds with Autism Spectrum Disorder who will or have received a standard course of study high school diploma. The program covers seven transition skills modules grouped into four intervention areas: goals-setting skills, executive function skills, emotion regulation skills, and social skills for college and work.

The summer session starts June 17.

For more information about the program, visit https://teacch.com/cllc/t-step-teacch-school-transition-to-employment-and-postsecondary-education/ or contact Eva Scardina-Keele, Business Service Coordinator at 910-843-9505 or TSEPinfo@med.unc.edu.