Upcoming Virtual Events

Tuesday

 

Self-Advocacy Group (4:00pm to 5:00pm)
Facilitator: Kevin Martinez, LMSW
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Our self-advocacy group has gone virtual! Each meeting includes a specific topic of focus for discussion.

Parent Support Group (6:30pm to 8:00pm)

Meeting Dates: October 5, 12, 19, 26; November 9, 30;  December 7, 14;

The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

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ABA Parent Training Series (6:30pm to 8:30pm)
Tuesdays (per schedule below)
Click here to register for upcoming trainings.

  • 11/09/21 - Introduction to ABA 

  • 11/23/21 - The Power of Reinforcement 

  • 12/07/21 - Increasing Communication 

  • 12/21/21 - Challenging Behavior 1: Assessment and functions 

  • 01/04/22 - Challenging Behavior 2: Strategies and Interventions 

  • 01/18/22 - Increasing Structure: Token Economies and Activity Schedules 

  • 02/01/22 - Increasing Independence: Activities of Daily Living and Behavioral Skills Training

  • 02/15/22 - Understanding the Social Environment and Teaching Social Skills 

The ABA Parent Training Series is facilitated by Rocio Chavez, M.A., MS.Ed., BCBA., LBA, and Dita DeSena, MS.Ed., BCBA.

Adult Sibling Support Group (7:00pm to 8:30pm)

Meeting Dates: October 12, 26;  November 9, 23; December 7 

This wonderful experience is devoted to the sometimes forgotten or "lost in the shuffle" siblings of children on the autism spectrum. The group will provide siblings with an opportunity to meet in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment. Pre-registration is required, as openings are limited. Applicants will be considered on a first come, first served basis. Meetings are held via Zoom. 

In order to register for this program email Madelyn Wolfin at Mwolfin@qsac.com with: ​

  • Your name & DOB: 

  • Address 

  • Phone # 

  • Email 

  • Sibling Name & Age 

  • QSAC programs (if any) that your sibling is enroll 

Wednesday

 

Job Club (10:00am to 11:00am)
Facilitator: Steve Gardi
Meeting Dates: Every Wednesday (no meetings on federal holidays)
Pre-registration is required: Click here to register.​

This group meets on a weekly basis from 10:00am to 11:00am. The group provides support and training for individuals with autism and other intellectual/developmental disabilities who are participating in vocational services. Pre-registration is required for this event. If you are interested in participating, please contact Steve Gardi.​

Parent Support Group (10:00am to 11:30am)

Meeting Dates: October 6, 13, 20, 27; November 3, 10;  December 1, 8, 15;



The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Click here for Fall flyer

Click here for Winter flyer

Thursday

Parent Support Group (12:30pm to 2:00pm)

Meeting Dates: October 7, 14, 21, 28; November 4, 18;  December 2, 9, 16;



The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Click here for Fall flyer

Click here for Winter flyer