Mindful and Modern Therapies, and its sister school Maria Montessori International Academy present our ARTism Spectrum Series – a multi-disciplinary art program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) taught by professional local artists.  Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs) are on-site to provide support while parents attend an educational session to learn about Mindful and Modern Therapies’s authentic Montessori teaching.

ARTism Spectrum Events

Inclusive and Open to All ASD

Ages 18 months – 9 years old

Sensory Art Class

Stacy Athaus Sensory Art

These sensory activities are great for any kid, and if you have a child on the autism spectrum, he or she is sure to enjoy!  Inclusion practices in sensory art  helps them express themselves creatively, build confidence, and aid in strengthening fine and gross motor skills.

Monday, August 10, 2020
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

applied behavior center

Moving with Sound Waves

Students will explore the science of sound waves and vibration through the harp via Dalcroze Eurhythmics, an educational technique that allows the students to gain physical awareness and experience of music through all of the senses, particularly kinesthetic. Using storytelling and movement students will bring characters to life through the music of the harp.

August 17-24, 2020
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Adzooks Puppets Class

Adzooks Puppets

Students will explore shadow puppetry as they create their own stories then perform them. Puppet characters will be created by each child from random shapes, art foam, and other creative materials.

Monday, August 24, 2020
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Art of Cooking Class

The Art of Cooking

Students learn to make Easy & Delicious Smoothies that even picky eating kids will love! Did we mention pizza too, a childhood favorite!

Monday, August 31, 2020
10:00 am – 12:00 pm