Teen with Autism Requiring Extra Support is for 13-18 years of age, who are registered with UCF CARD, and require additional support in the community. TREXS is a 16 week program that meets every other week for a total of eight meets per semester. Locations of events varies. Program works on basic community skills with the goal of enhancing friendships and community participation. This program requires a caregiver/guardian, to participate with UCF CARD constituents, to attend the activities (supports are there for support only and do not participate in activity if one. ie.bowling,painting, etc).Contact your UCF CARD Autism Disorder Specialist for registration. This program meets in Spring and Fall.
Due to COVID there will be changes in the program for Fall 2020. This program will focus on Interoception and use Kelly Mahler MS OTR/L curriculum.