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Christmas Program Coming Up

The Glenwood annual Christmas Program is coming up and you’re invited. This is a beloved event for the staff and individuals served by Glenwood. Each year, they put on a creative performance that can’t be beat for holiday spirit. This is … Continue reading

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SMILE :)

Noah was diagnosed with autism at an early age and struggled with aggressive and destructive behaviors. He rarely, if ever, spoke or even smiled. His parents felt like there had to be help for Noah somewhere. That’s when they found … Continue reading

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Parent Training Classes: Responding to Challenging Behavior in the Home – an ABA perspective

Dr. Mary-Kate Carey, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA, will offer a training course over 3 weekly classes for free this month. The training will deal with How to Respond to Challenging Behavior in the Home.  Individuals with autism may engage in challenging behavior … Continue reading

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Glenwood Receives CARF Accreditation

We are honored to share that Glenwood’s accreditation with CARF International has been renewed for three years. Maintaining a CARF-accredited status is an important part of Glenwood’s commitment to providing quality services and enhancing the lives of the people we … Continue reading

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Montgomery Run for Autism 2018

Ready to get moving for a great cause? Glenwood’s Montgomery campus will hold its seventh annual Run for Autism on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Glenwood is Alabama’s leading autism service provider, with state-wide services for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Proceeds from … Continue reading

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It is said that “a journey begins with a single step.” One huge journey that begins with one such step is bringing a child into the world. When you learn that your child has autism spectrum disorder or a mental … Continue reading

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Save the Date for Big Top 2019

The date has been set for A Night Under the Big Top! For 15 years, Glenwood’s Junior Board has hosted this premiere event to benefit children with autism. Over 700 guests are expected each year and are treated to an evening … Continue reading

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Glenwood Lecture: The Neurological Basis of Autism

Glenwood invites staff and families touched by autism to attend a FREE lecture where Dr. Daniel Marson will present the field’s current understanding of autism as a neurobiological disorder. Dr. Marson has lecture nationally and internationally and published over 130 … Continue reading

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Glenwood Partners with Planet Fundraiser

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Planet Fundraiser, a free mobile app designed to help you give back without changing your routine or budget! Simply make everyday purchases at businesses listed in the app, submit a picture … Continue reading

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Autism Rate Changes to 1 in 59

A new report was released from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report estimates that 1 in 59 children are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The new figure represents a 15% increase from the previous … Continue reading

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