We’re so proud of what CIP alum Adria has accomplished during and after her time with CIP. You can read her first blog on the Bloomington Herald Times website, but you need a subscription to read the full text. A scanned copy of the article can be read here. Adria has worked for
By Karen Thomas Program Director, CIP Bloomington We offer a fond farewell to the seven students who recently transitioned out of CIP. We celebrated together with a luncheon at the Irish Lion on July 24th, 2015. Students left with a transition portfolio that included an impressive col
“Autism at Work”, an autism awareness event held in the Council Chambers of City Hall in Bloomington on Thursday April 30th, 2015 focused on educating the community about the benefits of hiring adults with autism. Jenny Austin (above left) works with Indiana Vocational Reh
As far back as he can recall, Moultrie Woodall was told he was bright and brimming with potential.
But despite his knack for math and “desire to read everything,” Woodall found it almost impossible to direct his focus and energy.
By Jay Mikush, CIP Brevard Alumni Published in Autism Asperger’s Digest January/February 2014 Issue My name is Jay Mikush, and I am 23 years old. When I was first diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) at the age of six, I had many challenges interacting with other children. Over the
Our CIP Brevard graduates are full of insight and take it upon themselves to share what they’ve learned about themselves through being enrolled in the CIP program. The following tips and video were provided with us to share. Words from a Brevard Alumnus Submitted August 22, 2013
CIP student Sam H. graduated from Erie Community College last May in Computer Repair Technology with a GPA of 3.5. Over the summer, he worked to find himself an apartment to live in within his budget, hired a U-Haul truck, found another person to help him move all his things, collabor
Adria, a CIP Bloomington student provides some insight into the support she received through the College Internship Program in Bloomington, Indiana. Learn more at www.cipbloomington.org. Adria is working part time at the Indiana Center for Survey Research. She writes articles for the
Sarah R. is a recent graduate of CIP Brevard in Melbourne, Florida. While enrolled she attended Eastern Florida State College next door and participated in the equine therapy program in conjunction with Dr. Sandra Wise at Eye of a Horse. Sarah is busily preparing for her next steps at
By Sharona Sommer, Head Student Advisor On July 3rd, we celebrated our transitioning students’ departure from CIP Brevard by going out to a beautiful dinner at a local Italian restaurant. All the students enjoyed each other’s company and reminisced about the time they shared together