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Glenwood Announces Grand Opening in Avondale

Thursday, April 11, 2019, will mark the official grand gpening and celebration for Glenwood, Inc.’s completion of a $10 million capital campaign and new Avondale campus. Glenwood purchased three properties in 2017 for renovation and use for education and therapeutic … Continue reading

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Glenwood Endowed Lecture at UAB

Approaches For Students Who Present Complex Challenges Students on the autism spectrum with co-occurring mental health & behavioral issues can present challenges to those who interact with them. Cathy Pratt, BCBA-D, Director of Indiana Resource Center for Autism, will discuss … Continue reading

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Parent Training Series: Sleeping, Eating, and Toilet-training – Considerations for my child with autism

Dr. Mary-Kate Carey, Director of the Children’s Center, will lead a three-part training series focused on issues related to sleep, feeding, and toilet-training for children with an autism spectrum disorder. This class is geared towards families of young children with … Continue reading

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Glenwood Career Fair – March 6th, 2019

March 6th, 2019 1pm – 4pm 150 Glenwood Lane Birmingham, AL 35242 Seeking Direct Care Professionals! Glenwood leads the state of Alabama in providing behavioral health care and educational services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and severe emotional disturbances. … Continue reading

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Parent Training Series: Responding to Challenging Behavior in the Home

Dr. Mary-Kate Carey, Director of the Children’s Center, will lead a three-part training series focused on how to manage and respond to challenging behavior by individuals with an autism spectrum disorder in the home. The class will be interactive, and … Continue reading

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Emerging Leaders in Autism

The Alabama Autism Providers Network (AAPN) is requesting applications from future leaders in ASD research, services, or education in Alabama to attend the Alabama Autism Conference in Tuscaloosa on 2/22/19. Emerging Youth Leader Award: supports a high school student and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Caregivers of Autism Fellowship Group Meetings

Caregivers of Autism Fellowship Group Women’s Group: Meets the last Monday from 9:00-10:00am of every month at the Children’s Center. It will be supported by Dr. Mary-Kate Carey, Director of the Children’s Center. All moms, aunts, grandmothers, sisters, cousins, and … Continue reading

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2019 Ireland Legacy Golf Tournament

  Mark your calendar for Glenwood’s 27th Annual Ireland Legacy Tournament on Monday, May 6. Thanks to the help of our sponsors, this long running golf tournament raises more than $100,000 each year for Glenwood’s programs for adults with autism … Continue reading

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Holiday Happenings

Believe in love. Believe in magic. Believe in joy. Don’t Stop Believing! The holidays are a magical time of year. Glenwood wishes your family a joyous holiday season. We greet each day full of hope for the individuals served by … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Story

Three years ago, I was filled with fear and doubt and uncertainty of my son’s future. Hayes was documented as “non-verbal” at almost 3 years old. I didn’t think I would ever hear my son say “mama” or “I love you” or … Continue reading

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