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Full-Time Clinical Psychologist Now on Staff

July 6, 2018 | Outpatient

VIA is pleased to announce that we have a new full-time clinical psychologist as part of our team.  Dr. Tonya Lambert Delp is licensed as a clinical psychologist as well as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.  Her services are available through VIA’s Outpatient program, and are focused on children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.…
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He’s a Lifesaver

June 22, 2018 | JCH School

Reid Saul, of the Albemarle County Sherriff’s Department, is the perfect picture of the friendly public safety officer.  With a smile as big as his laugh, and a heart to match, Sherriff Reid has been volunteering his time for almost 4 years helping keep VIA students safe. Project Lifesaver is a program that provides first…
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VIA’s Mark Seymour Featured in Autism Transition Panel

April 20, 2018 | Adult

VIA’s Director of Adult Services, Mark Seymour, will be a featured panelist in an upcoming workshop – “Funding and Services for the Lifespan” on Friday April 27th from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at City Space on the Downtown Mall. The panel provides a unique opportunity for experts from funding and support agencies as well as…
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Free Screenings of SWIM TEAM The Film

April 16, 2018 | Events

What would you do if the community gave up on your child? The Virginia Institute of Autism is offering two free screenings this month of the award-winning documentary film Swim Team. The film chronicles the extraordinary rise of a diverse group of teens on the autism spectrum and their parents as they build a team,…
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Spring Family Day at JCH School – April 12

April 4, 2018 | JCH School

James C. Hormel School families — please join us for Spring Family Day Thursday, April 12 starting at 9:00.  There will be coffee, juice, and donuts in the lobby to enjoy before or after your classroom’s performance, with fun activities to follow. Click here to view the flyer with the full schedule.
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VIA Statement on the Loss of One of our Coworkers

March 26, 2018 | Staff

VIA Statement on The Loss of One of our Coworkers Monday, March 26, 2018 From: Ethan Long, Executive Director Over the weekend, we heard some sad and tragic news affecting our VIA community. On Saturday night, Amanda Bates, one of the Instructors at our James C. Hormel School, was shot and killed. This is shocking…
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