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Autism Society of Northwest Ohio Sibshop

The Autism Society of Northwest Ohio's Sibshops are for 8 - 14 year old typically developing brothers and sisters who have a brother or sister with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). (Typical Sibs only - no kids on the spectrum or with disabilities, please.) They provide opportunities for brothers and sisters to obtain peer support and education within a recreational context. They provide a chance for siblings to meet other siblings who have a brother or sister with autism, learn about ASDs, share joys and concerns, problem solve, and have fun. The Sibshop model intersperses fast-paced recreational activities (designed to be unique, off-beat, and appealing to a wide ability range), with information and discussion activities, snack, and sometimes, special guests. We usually meet once a month on a Saturday afternoon during the school year, but we are on hiatus for winter/spring 2016. Please check back in the fall.
The Autism Society of Northwest Ohio's Sibshops are for 8 - 14 year old typically developing brothers and sisters who have a brother or sister with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). (Typical Sibs only - no kids on the spectrum or with disabilities, please.) They provide opportunities for brothers and sisters to obtain peer support and education within a recreational context. They provide a chance for siblings to meet other siblings who have a brother or sister with autism, learn about ASDs, share joys and concerns, problem solve, and have fun. The Sibshop model intersperses fast-paced recreational activities (designed to be unique, off-beat, and appealing to a wide ability range), with information and discussion activities, snack, and sometimes, special guests. We usually meet once a month on a Saturday afternoon during the school year, but we are on hiatus for winter/spring 2016. Please check back in the fall.

Information Provided On: Jan 16, 2018

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The only way to become a first-generation Sibshop facilitator is to attend a two-day Sibshop training.

Even if you don't want to  become a Sibshop facilitator, you can join us for the first day for a lively and rewarding discussion of sibs' issues across the lifespan. 

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Upcoming Events
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshop Feb 01, 2019 09:00 PM - 03:30 PM — Los Angeles, CA
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshop Mar 06, 2019 09:00 PM - 03:30 PM — Lynchburg, VA
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshop Apr 05, 2019 09:00 PM - 03:30 PM — Denver, CO
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshop May 17, 2019 - May 18, 2019 — Bozeman, MT
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