This webinar originally aired on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 1:00 PM EDT.
Is your neurodivergent young adult (with autism or learning differences) ready to take the next steps to get their own place or move out on their own? Living on their own or with a roommate presents new exciting opportunities but it also comes with its set of challenges.This webinar will offer practical strategies and tips on how to prepare your family for this monumental step toward independent living. Join us where you will:LEARN what competencies are necessary for living on your ownIDENTIFY supports and resources needed for successSET realistic and measurable goals
About the PresenterAnthony Milla has 18 years of experience working with children and adults on the spectrum. He has supported neurodiverse students at CIP’s Brevard Center in Melbourne, Florida since 2011 as their Life Skills and Wellness Coordinator. Before joining CIP, he attended Ohio State University and studied psychology before taking a position at a specialized residential program where he was a floor supervisor, hiring manager, and physical management and verbal de-escalation trainer. For 8 years Anthony led CIP’s annual Global Engagement Trip in which he had the opportunity to travel the globe with young adults enrolled at CIP’s programs across the country.