Minecraft Club (11 - 14 years) Minecraft is a great tool for strategic thinking, team playing and, of course, wiping out zombies! In this social setting we add the real-time element of face to face and building local relationships. Prerequisites include intake, desire to participate in a group setting, Minecraft subscription and laptop. 6 to 1 ratio. Groups now forming for March! firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-760-4267.
NEW! Gaming Night at Jester's Gallery! (16+) Autism ASK and Jester’s Gallery are teaming up! Jester’s Gallery is opening up their SPACIOUS gaming facility after hours exclusively to Autism ASK featuring:full 2 hours open game play, snacks and drinks, tutorials on variety of games, access to games, gathering of gaming enthusiasts, gift shop, safe, inclusive and welcoming environment supported by Beth of Autism ASK
Magic the Gathering•Super Smash on WiiU•YuGiOh•Pokemon DS•Tabletop gaming•Dungeons and Dragons•traditional board and card games•PC games•Wii party•Have another game you want you want to create a group for? Just ASK!
Sunday February 12, 2017 6:15 to 8:15 p.m.$15 covers open play, game access, tutorials, snacks (gift shop extra) Jester’s Gallery Collectible Card Gaming 1400 Scott Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48328 Current ASK members :preregister by 2/9 to Beth Kimmel 248-760-4267
Not currently a member but interested in joining: Call Beth Kimmel 248-760-4267 to set up an intake.
Laser Tag! (15+) Get your adrenaline going with some friendly competition at Zap Zone! We play 3 games with just enough time in between to catch your breath, interact with friends and maybe even play an arcade game or two (arcade cost not included). Goals include increasing social confidence, broadening social network. Pre-requisites include intake, previous successful group experience. Led by Beth Kimmel. 18 to 1 ratio. Meet at Autism ASK Thursdays January 12, 26; February 2, 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m (OR at Zap Zone 6:45 to 8:10 p.m. ) . $105 includes cost of laser tag games and equipment NOTE: meet at Zap Zone. email@example.com or 248-760-4267.
Weekend Kickstarter For Teens!! (14 -18) After your week of school, work and other responsibilities, join together with others looking to get out and have fun! Specific activities will be identified by the group but may include things like festivals, seasonal fun, bowling, cooking together, museum, nature park…. Whatever the group decides is a great way to hang and have fun! Goals include networking with peers, gaining social confidence, trying something new. Pre-requisites include intake, previous successful group experience. Up to 8 to 1 ratio. Led by Beth Kimmel Fridays January 20, February 17 and March 17 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Cost includes transportation and all related entry and admission fees. $125,
Asperger’s Teen Community Group (13 to 18 years) Join friends in a relaxed and welcoming place where teens with asperger’s gather for video game playing featuring Super Smash, Pokémon DS, Magic the Gathering, pc games (bring your own lap top), board games, and conversations. Snack and pop provided. Goals: increasing social opportunity, increase social self-assurance and network with others. Prerequisites include an intake, previous successful group experience. Instructor Beth Kimmel. 15:1 ratio Meets at Drayton Plains Nature Center 2125 Denby Dr, Waterford Twp, MI 48329 $20 per night 6- 9:00 p.m. Tentative dates: January 7, February 4. March 4. firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-760-4267.
History Club (17+ years) History buffs unite! History of all kinds (leaders, events, etc) will be interacted with in a variety of ways as chosen by the group and may include sharing collections, watching short documentaries and discussing. Prerequisites include interest in groups and intake. 6:1 ratio. Meets at Waterford Township Public Library Wed. 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. January 11, 18, 25 February 1, 8, 15, 22 $175 email@example.com or 248-760-4267.
Military History Club Join with other military history lovers for conversation and field trips to local places of historical interest. Goals include increasing social opportunity, networking with peers and increasing social confidence. Pre-requisites include an intake, previous successful group experience.5 to 1 ratio $185 (includes all fees). Dates one a month TBD as a group firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-760-4267.
Ongoing Support Opportunities
Brain Attain offers sessions of neurofeedback that are individualized with protocols specific to address anxiety, migraines, executive function and other areas. Sharon Bergman at 248-819-4567 or email@example.com
Pomeroy Counseling offers private counselling sessions for individuals diagnosed with ASD, anxiety, depression, or ADHD; siblings; marriage and family. Contact Bonny Pomeroy at 248-881-5236 or firstname.lastname@example.org