Please click on the below document to view our 2022-2023 Virtual/Remote Instruction and Health & Safety Plan: The Phoenix Center’s Virtual/Remote Instruction and Health & Safety Plan 2022-2023 — ADDED 09/14/22 The following are our school closing and communication documents: The Phoenix Center’s Restart & Recovery Plan with an addendum, updated 3-17-21 The Phoenix Center’s […]
Our Multisensory Environment (MSE), students and professionals were recently featured on NJ.com. This dedicated room provides an immersive sensory experience using a combination of tools and equipment including vibro-acoustic seating, lights, music, fiber optics, light projectors and a large vertical tube that holds bubbles (aka, bubble tube). It provides students the space and opportunity to self-regulate […]
The following OpEd. written by The Phoenix Center Executive Director Julie Mower, was published in NorthJersey.com. In the CDC’s December 2021 report, it was indicated that one in 44 youth nationwide live with autism; in New Jersey, the rate is one in 35. New Jersey’s rates are consistently greater than the national average — in […]
Last month, Essex News Daily featured an article about Eva Szechenyi, cousin of The Phoenix Center graduate Erin. Eva has been donating to The Phoenix Center for many years, all funded by her own allowance. Read the article in Essex News Daily: https://essexnewsdaily.com/news/nutley/phoenix-center-receives-donations-from-caring-teen
Schools are reopening, and going back to in-person learning has both advantages and challenges. Julie Mower shares her thoughts and tips on the return to in-person learning.