We’re excited to share some incredible news about The Phoenix Center that’s been making waves on both newjersey.com and a special TV segment! Our students, aged 5-21, showcased their talents and life skills as they took on the challenge of making Thanksgiving stuffing. The heartwarming scenes were beautifully captured, emphasizing the dedication of our team […]

The Phoenix Center is teaching students with autism how to make their very own Thanksgiving meals this year as part of their Consumer Family Life Skills (CFL) program.
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You may have seen Fynn, the viral sensation Lab, performing impressive skateboarding and surfing stunts. But what many may not know is that Fynn’s true calling is right here at The Phoenix Center in Nutley. Fynn is not your typical therapy dog. Twice a week, he joins his mom at our private school to work […]

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and it’s important to remember that mental health challenges can affect anyone, including those in the neurodiverse community. Unfortunately, many people still believe harmful myths about mental health and neurodiversity. These misconceptions can prevent individuals from finding the help they need, and they can also make it more difficult […]

Three Myths About Mental Health Needs of Students with Autism and Other Disabilities
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