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Compassionate Care at VIA

July 1, 2019 | Staff

Creating meaningful change for families with autism requires not only scientific rigor, but also compassionate engagement in the therapeutic relationship. VIA’s May 8th Staff Development Day featured Dr. Bridget Taylor of Alpine Learning Group speaking about compassionate care. Dr. Taylor spoke about her practice as a behavior analyst, and her journal article “Compassionate Care in…
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Spring Science and Professional Development Roundup

June 30, 2019 | Staff

Spring is always a busy season at VIA. Not only is new life burgeoning, but spring also brings Autism Awareness Month and our annual Run for Autism 5K in April. This year’s spring schedule was also full of significant conference and professional development participation by VIA staff — expanding our connections and reinforcing and extending…
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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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Staff Spotlight: Back in the Classroom!

February 21, 2018 | Staff

If you’ve ever walked through the doors at VIA’s James C. Hormel School, you probably recognize the name, the face, and the friendly demeanor of Jeanette Atkins. For 2 years, until this past summer, Jeanette served as our receptionist at JCH. She joined us in August of 2015 from Western State Hospital where she was…
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Staff Spotlight: Back in the Classroom

November 3, 2017 | Staff

If you’ve ever walked through the doors at VIA’s James C. Hormel School, you probably recognize the name, the face, and the friendly demeanor of Jeanette Atkins. For 2 years, until this past summer, Jeanette served as our receptionist at JCH. She joined us in August of 2015 from Western State Hospital where she was…
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