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LIGHTS, CAMERA, COMMUNICATE in Gaithersburg, MD

September 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 3, 2018

six indivduals both men and women all sitting listening to someone speak. All except one of the individuals have neutral expressions, the one who does not have a neutral expression is smiling.

Learn communication and relationship skills with the LIFE-ACT team. Immediately apply and practice those critical skills using ArtStream improv exercises! Build stronger relationships with family, friends, classmates, and co-workers.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 12 – Oct 3, 2018
Instructor: Penny Russell
Tuition: $220 for 4 weeks

Thanks to our class partner LIFE-ACT.


WHAT WILL WE LEARN?

  • Communication skills
  • Improving relationships with family, teachers, and friends through communication
  • Improv games
  • Role-play

Who should register?

This class is designed for adults (16+) with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) — including autism — and other social and behavioral needs. Participants should be able to function in groups of up to 30 people with 1:4 staffing; independently meet self-care needs; follow directions; and demonstrate respectful, safe behavior at all times.


Are classrooms accessible?

All classes are held at locations easy to access by bus, metro, or MetroAccess. Venues are selected to accommodate wheelchairs and other mobility equipment.


What if I cannot afford tuition?

ArtStream services are eligible for LISS and respite funding and ArtStream students are eligible to pay in installments or receive tuition assistance. Check your preferred payment option when you register and the office will follow up to confirm.

Details

Date:
September 26, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Casey Community Center
810 S Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, 20877 United States
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