Adult Social Skills Support

Firefly Autism is here for Adults on the autism spectrum with our social skills groups in-person or via zoom!

The program will focus on adaptive strategies to address rigid patterns of thought or behaviors that may get in the way of meaningful progress towards life goals.

Learn more at
https://www.fireflyautism.org/programs/adultprograms
or contact Paula at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up.

Colorado and Company

Firefly Autism, featured on 9News Colorado and Company from February 20, 2020. (02202020)

 

Firefly Autism Diagnostics

 
Did you know Firefly Autism offers diagnostic services?

Firefly Autism Diagnostics specializes in comprehensive psychological testing and evaluation for toddlers, children, adolescents and adults experiencing a variety of developmental, behavioral, and learning differences.

This includes challenges associated with developmental delays, intellectual, learning, and other developmental disabilities, such as autism spectrum disorders.

We work with families through all steps of the process (assessment, diagnosis as warranted, and connection of services.)

Visit https://www.fireflyautism.org/getting-started/diagnostics to learn more and to schedule an appointment.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

It Isn't About Us

By Dave Sevick

Yesterday, I met a remarkable woman whom I am certain I will never forget. She is the mother of a boy living with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and like so many parents in similar circumstances, she scheduled a tour to learn more about the programs and services we offer at Firefly, hoping that we might be the answer for her 8-year-old son, Jackson.

Now Hiring!

Join our team!

We are currently look to fill the following positions:

Part-Time Operations & Support Services Scheduler
Center Based Behavior Technician
School Psychologist
Center Clinical Director
Center Based Behavior Technician
Behavior Technician
Home Based RBT (Registered Behavior Technician)
Home Based BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst)

Visit www.FireflyAutism.org/Careers to read the full job descriptions and to apply!

Where is Baby Ford?

Firefly Autism is proud to announce that friend and supporter Al Jackson has published a children's book about the Spectrum!

il 794xN.2463170791 bd4u  This is a story about three siblings exploring a vast computer generated, video game world with each other. In the end they learn that detaching themselves from their electronic devices reveals a world of fun, real outdoor play. What the kids reading the this may not notice as they go through the story is that one child; Ford, does not speak as he is non-verbal. The lesson is: you can still have an impact on the world and form bonds with those around you without speaking. 

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This book is available for purchase here:  https://www.etsy.com/listing/839812859/where-is-baby-ford-kids-book-encouraging

Congratulations to Al Jackson and check out Where is Baby Ford? A book for kids with encouraging and positive interactions with children on the autism spectrum.

Thanks for sharing, Al!

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Firefly Autism is a 501(c)(3) organization registered in the state of Colorado. Donations are tax-deductible.

Contact

2001 Hoyt Street
Lakewood, CO 80215

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