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A Perfectly Imperfect Holiday

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A Perfectly Imperfect HolidayHoliday perfectionism is one of the main causes of holiday stress. Whether it’s spending all day cooking the perfect recipes for your holiday feast, making sure your house is perfectly decorated, or spending all day trying to perfectly wrap gifts, trying to do it all can zap any ounce of holiday joy. In addition, for some parents of neurodivergent young adults, there is the added stress of the societal pressure to have a flawless family life and perfect children. The reality is that despite what we may see on social media, “perfect” families simply do not exist.…

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Transitioning To Independence

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April is Autism Acceptance Month, a time to increase understanding and acceptance of people with autism

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Spotlight On Advance LA Client Success!

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Spotlight OnAdvance LA Client Success!Christina is a wonder! She began working with the Advance LA…

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Finding Love And Romance

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Assisting Young Adults With ASD With Finding Love And RomanceWhile February days are often cold…

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New Year’s Resolutions

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New Year’s ResolutionsHAPPY 2021! Happy New Year! The beginning of 2021 is the perfect time…

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Home For The Holidays

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Home For The HolidaysAs the saying goes, “there’s no place like home for the holidays”…

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A Successful Remote Learner

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You Need To Sit In The “Front Row”To Be A Successful Remote Learner!Research shows that…

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How to Have an Attitude of Gratitude

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Even for Thanksgiving 2020How to Have an Attitude of GratitudeThe phrase, “attitude of gratitude” may…

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Strategies For Coping with Uncertainty

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Strategies ForCoping with UncertaintyLife can feel very uncertain these days. Young adults may feel worried…

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Preparing for An Online College Fall Semester

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Preparing for AnOnline College Fall SemesterWhile we are all adjusting to a “new normal” during…

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4 Strategies to Help Ease Into Your New Normal

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4 Strategies toHelp Ease Into Your New NormalWe are all feeling a bit uncertain about…

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Fun Things To Do During Summer 2020!

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Fun Things To Do DuringSummer 2020!Here are 7 ideas that may bring some sunshine to…

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2020 Conference – Imagining Possibilities

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Advance LA 2020 ConferenceImagining Possibilities The Help Group’s 2020 Advance LA Conference, Imagining Possibilities, features…

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How to Keep a Positive Mindset

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How toKeep a Positive MindsetPositive Mindset With all that is going on in the world,…

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The 4 A’s: Dealing With Stressful Situations

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The 4 A’s:Dealing With Stressful SituationsLife can be really stressful! And if you are starting…

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10 Ways to Celebrate Yourself

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10 Ways toCelebrate YourselfThis year, why not choose to celebrate Valentine’s Day as an opportunity…

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Tips on How to Draw Your Future

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Tips onHow to Draw Your FutureAs we all know, January is the traditional time to…

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3 Tips for Managing the Holidays

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3 Tips forManaging the HolidaysFor some of us, the holiday season can be a minefield…

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4 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

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4 Ways toReduce Holiday StressNovember brings the start of holiday fun and excitement! But despite…

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7 Tips for Handling Your ADHD

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7 Tips forHandling Your ADHDOctober is ADHD Awareness Month. This is a time to celebrate…

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Living With Your Young Adult

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Living With Your Young AdultFor many parents and young adults who live together at home,…

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5 Ways to Manage Autumn Anxiety

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5 Ways toManage Autumn AnxietyIt’s summertime, and the livin’ is easy, right? Well, not necessarily.…

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