It is hard to put into words the positive difference in Xavier since starting the IBI program in November. He's gone from 5-10 words to over 500 words! He's making eye contact, and being social with neighbours. The staff at Surrey Place are in my … [Read more...] about Super Heroes
The Sensory Motor Instructional Leadership Experience (S.M.I.L.E.) program was founded in 1982 by Dr. Jack Scholtz from Acadia University, which offers children and youth with varying disabilities a unique physical activity experience to improve … [Read more...] about University of Toronto’s S.M.I.L.E. Program
We, as a family, feel incredibly lucky when it comes to the tremendous support and therapies we have received via Surrey Place Centre. Since diagnosis, we have greatly benefited from the Infant and Early Childhood Program, Toronto ABA and, most … [Read more...] about Parent “in awe of diligent efforts” by Connections, Surrey Place, and School
Prior to starting in intensive services ( IBI) within Toronto Autism Services at The Etobicoke Children’s Centre (ECC), Ella was attending Silvercreek Nursery School in their preschool room. At the initial Service planning/Agreement meeting Grace … [Read more...] about Mother happy her daughter has “best of both worlds” as she begins Toronto Autism Services
It takes teamwork to help our learners be fully understood. Our Clinical Supervisor Karin expresses her appreciation for the work that changes lives: “I left work on Cloud 9. I cannot put a price on the value of having Psychology Interns and our … [Read more...] about Teamwork Makes A Difference In The Lives Of Clients Served!
Originally concerned about how her child would adjust to the change, this mother wanted us to know that she is now very happy with the outcome: “I want to thank you and your school board counterpart for today. You are always positive when it … [Read more...] about School Support Program-Connections for Students is a Surrey Place service that helps children have a seamless transition from IBI to full time school.
Today a group of parents attended Surrey Place Centre's funding information session. As we wrapped up our meeting a mom named Charmaine said: "If anyone hasn't told you today, you guys are doing an awesome job". … [Read more...] about We always appreciate when a parent lets us know that our work makes a difference.
“If I can say that I have seen miracles happen, then I would say that I have definitely seen it happen at IBI. My daughter Zahra is on the severe end of the Autism Spectrum Disorder and her experience of less than 4 months at IBI has been truly … [Read more...] about Parent describes the impact of positive change on the lives of our learners!
At our Surrey Place Centre TPAS West 3 IBI Team we have been providing some parent training in order to generalize toileting to the home. One morning at drop off, a staff asked one of our moms how toilet training at home was going. The mom … [Read more...] about TPAS Helps in Many Ways – Celebrating All Success
"Since starting TPAS at Surrey Place Centre East, my child has come such a far way. With the help and training from the professional and organized staff, she has been so successful in reaching all her goals. I’m so overwhelmed and excited about how … [Read more...] about Parent Thrilled By All Goals Met At TPAS