On Friday, October 26, 2012, The Children's Institute High School, Young Adult Program and The Center for Independence opened with an official ribbon cutting attended by Federal, State and local officials, Board members, and many friends of TCI.
For the majority of students who attend The Children's Institute (TCI), the continuity of services throughout the summer is critical for preventing academic and social/emotional regression.
NJ First Lady Mary Pat Christie visited The Children’s Institute on Thursday, May 31, 2012 to tour the facility and learn more about their exemplary programs and services for children on the autism spectrum and with related disabilities.
TCI Staff David Di Ianni and Doug Howansky gave a presentation at an Autism Awareness event held at the Raritan, NJ campus of Johnson & Johnson
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 88 children in the United States has been identified as having an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a new study released today that looked at data from 14 communities. Autism spectrum disorders are almost five times more common among boys than girls – with 1 in 54 boys identified.
Autism New Jersey recently released an article describing the proposed chages to the upcoming issue of the DSM. Click here for the full text of the article.
From October 2010 through April 2011, 15 TCI teachers across the K–12 grade range participated in a BrainPOP usage study.
“Increasing Independence using iPod and iPad Technology”, led by Randy Palmer, Computer Specialist at The Children’s Institute (TCI), was the topic of a free, educational forum, held at The Livingston Library, on November 30, 2011.
This year, TCI opened its doors to something totally new...