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Surviving-and Enjoying-the Holidays

Advice from Florida Tech’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment MELBOURNE, FLA. — Already fraught with potential social and emotional challenges, the holiday season can be even more daunting for families with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Alison Betz, a board-certified behavior analyst and a faculty supervisor at Florida Institute of Technology’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment, understands the challenges…

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Scott Center to Mark 5th Anniversary

Crafts, Food, Screenings at Free Open House Oct. 4 MELBOURNE, FLA. — Florida Institute of Technology’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment turns 5-years-old this year and is holding a celebration Oct. 4 that will feature food, crafts from Foosaner Art Museum, a bounce house and a host of health pre-screenings for children and adults. The event is from 10 a.m.…

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Scott Center Announces Fall Workshops

Monthly Free Gatherings Often Feature School of Psychology Experts MELBOURNE, FLA. — The Scott Center on Autism Treatment at Florida Institute of Technology will host a series of free monthly workshops on a range of topics through the end of the year. The workshops, many featuring faculty and personnel from the university’s School of Psychology, target parents, educators and professionals.…

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Scott Center Convenes Weekly Discussion Groups

Starting Sept. 11, Free, Hour-Long Sessions to Focus on Adult Social Skills  MELBOURNE, FLA. — Community members age 18-28 with Autism Spectrum Disorders, learning differences or other social or communication challenges are invited to attend Get in the Game, the weekly group sessions sponsored by Florida Institute of Technology’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment. The free sessions are held from…

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Florida Tech’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment Presents Boot Camp on Managing Problematic Behavior Aug. 5

MELBOURNE, FLA. — Florida Institute of Technology’s Scott Center for Autism Treatment will present “Behavior Boot Camp: Basics on Managing Problematic Behavior in the Classroom,” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 5 at the center’s Seminar Room. There are 60 seats available, and the event has sold out the two times it was held previously. The boot camp is…

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Florida Tech Expert to Speak on Concussions in Sports

May 1 Presentation Explores How to Decide What Sports Are Safe MELBOURNE, FLA. — Frank Webbe, co-director of the Florida Institute of Technology Sport-Related Concussion Project, will discuss how to make decisions about participating in sports in this timely public presentation. The hour-long presentation begins at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at the Link Multimedia Room on the second floor…

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Cross-Cultural Management Summit Highlights Key Issues, Including Global Leadership, Cultural Conflict

MELBOURNE, FLA. — The first Cross-Cultural Management Summit hosted by Florida Institute of Technology’s Institute for Cross-Cultural Management left attendees enlightened, inspired and eager for their next gathering. Held March 6-8 at the Crowne Plaza Oceanfront Hotel in Melbourne, the event drew global professionals, military representatives and top scholars who presented real-world management problems and thorough, data-driven scientific solutions. The…

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Tennis and Rockin’ Blues Events Benefit The Scott Center

Feature One-On-One Doubles Prize Money Tournaments MELBOURNE, FLA—One-On-One Doubles Tournaments, piloted by USTA/FLORIDA, will return to the Sunshine State in a music-filled format. The Grand Prix Circuit of Events will be played at The Kiwi Tennis Club in Indian Harbour Beach, Fla., on Friday, March 7, among other venues and dates. A portion of the Kiwi event proceeds will go…

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Scott Center For Autism Treatment Prepares for An Evening of Hope VI April 5, 2014

MELBOURNE, FLA.—Florida Institute of Technology’s The Scott Center for Autism Treatment will host An Evening of Hope VI: Night of Wishes, to be held on April 5, 2014, 7-10 p.m. This year’s event is expected to be the largest to date. The fundraiser takes place at the home of Mike and Rashmi Shah in Merritt Island; Mr. Shah is a…

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5K Run/Walk Supports Autism Treatment; Starts, Ends at Florida Tech Feb. 22

MELBOURNE, FLA.—The Fifth Annual 5K Run/Walk for Autism Awareness, on Feb. 22, will begin and end at the Florida Institute of Technology Scott Center for Autism Treatment starting at 8 a.m. A Kid’s Fun Run is set to begin at 9:15 a.m. Events will proceed rain or shine. Proceeds will help fund the four-week summer camp held by Brevard PALS…

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