Autism Spectrum Navigators program at Bellevue College

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by New Day Producers

KING5.com

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Updated Monday, Apr 21 at 12:14 PM

A unique program at Bellevue College strives to help students on the Autism spectrum transition to higher education, academically and socially. Autism Spectrum Navigators is a free service for students and their families, providing everything from assistance in developing useful skills for studying and scheduling, to making friends.

Sara Gardner, Program Manger for Austism Spectrum Navigators (ASN) along with Nathan Olson, ASN member, student at Bellevue College and author, joined host Margaret Larson on the show today to talk about the program.

Nathan's book, "A Journey Through My Heartland" is a short memoir about being diagnosed with high-functioning Autism at 22. The book is available for purchase HERE.

The 3rd Annual Autism Acceptance Video Game Tournament will be taking place on Saturday, April 26th from 11am - 4pm at the Bellevue College Cafeteria. Admission and parking are free but there is a $10 fee to participate in the tournament. Click HERE for more info.

Connect with Autism Spectrum Navigators on Facebook

Connect with Nathan's author page on Facebook.

 

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