Category Archives: Books

Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver

We are members of the Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver. We thought you would be interested in hearing about what we are reading and doing these days. We meet every Thursday evening from 6:30-8pm at the coffee house The … Continue reading

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A Photo of That Moment!

Richard and Chad made a photo book of Richard’s meetings with media personalities. Continue reading

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PATH Training – Sept 10-13, 2012 – Burnaby

PATH has been one of our favourite planning processes and this is a great local opportunity to become a PATH Facilitator. Continue reading

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Spectrum Person of the Month: Riia Talve

Riia tells the story of her life as an artist and educator. Continue reading

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What to do with a thousand headaches

It’s easier than ever to make an open source call out for support to make something happen. Continue reading

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A History of Intelligence and ‘Intellectual Disability’ : The Shaping of Psychology in Early Modern Europe

The Goodeys have an incredible passion for people and some incredible insights into living life in Stratford, London. His daughter Ellen is public speaker and actress and gave us some great ideas for around the city. Continue reading

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Free Event – Pat Fratangelo “What has been Learned from helping People get Lifestyles that Ideally suite them: The Story of Onondaga Community Living”

Free Workshop on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 – Pat Fratangelo speaking about “ What Has Been Learned From Helping People Get Lifestyles That Ideally Suit Them: The Story Of Onondaga Community Living” Continue reading

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