“Mom, today on the school bus one of the kids was feeling angry. I knew exactly what to do to get him back into the green zone! I showed him the push, pull dangle! We did the push, pull dangle together and now we are friends! Everyone on the bus was … [Read more...] about One of the clients from our Take a Deep Breath Behaviour Management group came home after school last week and shared this story with his mom.
At Surrey Place Centre, we are passionately committed to improving the lives of people with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, those with visual impairments and their families. We believe that by working together, we can deliver the best possible results for the people we serve.
Below is a snapshot of some of our client and staff stories and testimonials. Check back daily for a new post.
“My son has been in Aisling Discoveries IBI Program for a couple of years now. This program has been such an amazing experience for both my son and I. Our first visit was to get an idea of what the IBI Program was all about. My son voluntarily … [Read more...] about The relationship we have with our learners is so important to us. One parent describes how our care for her son helps her to know that they are not alone.
“My son was only a few months with TPAS and I’ve seen lots of changes from him especially with his behaviour. He is more attentive, less active than before and begins to communicate more.” … [Read more...] about It is wonderful to see changes happen.
“I was expecting some change in my son’s behaviour and he has changed very much! That was a miracle to me. I can’t imagine what I would have done without those amazing people. The IBI program changed my boy, I credit the people that work there at … [Read more...] about When a learner makes progress the impact on their family can be intense.
Our Clinical Director was meeting with a group of parents, to explain funding available to purchase services for their preschoolers with autism. Parents were pleased with the opportunity they had to help their child, but two mothers had tears … [Read more...] about We are committed to listening to our families so that we can help them get the best possible services.
"They have done a very good job with my son. Before attending Surrey Place Centre, my son was unable to do a lot such as understanding, being a little independent, able to ask for something, communicate, socialize even mimic certain words or phrases. … [Read more...] about Seeing our learners make progress is why we do what we do! Here is how one parent explains their child’s journey.
How awesome is it that "working" with our kids isn't "working" for graduate students in our Partnership with the University of Toronto Masters of Professional Kinesiology S.M.I.L.E. Program, even when it means a 20-something student has to get up … [Read more...] about We love this observation from a staff person at the University of Toronto S.M.I.L.E program – it makes us smile!
“They have done a very good job with my son. Before attending Surrey Place Centre, my son was unable to do a lot such as understanding, being a little independent, able to ask for something, communicate, socialize even mimic certain words or … [Read more...] about ‘I am proud of my son and thankful for his teachers at the Centre’
“I’m a very thankful for all the staff. You are very friendly and very helpful. My son is very happy there. You guys are awesome. Thanks for everything.” - TPAS parent … [Read more...] about Thank You Note from TPAS Parent
“Our experience has been very positive. It is a truly amazing team to work with. I can’t say enough that is positive. They are supportive, knowledgeable, have great listening skills, are effective problem solvers and are friendly.” – TPAS parent … [Read more...] about Our Experience Has Been Very Positive with TPAS