Still Rockin’– The posAbilities House Band

Contributed by Gabriela Torres  Every Friday Morning from 10:30am-12:30pm the sound proof room allocated to posAbilities at Suna Studios blares with the sound of music and buzzes with positive energy. Back in May, we introduced you to the posAbilities House Band, a group of extremely creative and talented individuals who dance, sing and march to the beat of their own drum. Recently, we reconnected with team members, Dave and Seth who help facilitate the jam sessions at Suna Studios. Because...

A&W – Our Employer of the Month!

Contributed by posAbilities Employment Service A few months ago Krista was having anxiety attacks when she felt stressed and overwhelmed. She also felt anxious when she was around strangers. Krista had trouble making eye contact while talking to people, “I thought I would have a hard time finding a job because I used to be nervous around the community,” said Krista. Fast forward to three months later and Krista’s life has spun a full 180 degrees. With her hard work...

“Hey Dude I Love Your Band!” – The posAbilities House Band

Contributed by: Gabriela Torres  Friday mornings at posAbilities don’t follow the routine of a typical work day. From 10:30am to 12:30pm a few team members and persons served who share an enthusiasm, passion and love for music, come together at Suna Studios to jam out. The posAbilities house band, formed when Terry Eadie, Team Manager of group homes and day programs, recognized two members on his team with musical talent. Excited by this discovery, he jumped at the opportunity to...

Podcasts and Summer Break Camps!

We had an eventful Autism Awareness Month this past April and we would like to conclude our series with our final post about some of the work Laurel Behaviour Support Services has been up to! Leilani Llacuna, our Assistant Clinical Manager, recently participated in a podcast through Autism 30 – a web-based channel designed to promote podcasts about issues and services of interest to families on the autism journey. Leilani talks about Laurel’s services, approach, trainings and workshops, success stories,...

Triple P takes the guesswork out of parenting

When it comes to raising kids and teenagers, everyone has an opinion.  There are so many ideas out there.  So how do you know what’s best and what works?  The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program takes the guesswork out of parenting.  It is one of the few parenting programs in the world with the evidence to show it works for most families.  Triple P gives parents simple tips to help manage the big and small problems of family life....