The Autism Society of Pittsburgh will mail S.P.E.A.K. applications to prior year students no later than February 17th!

Dates for 2020 S.P.E.A.K. Program — July 1 – July 28, 2020

S.P.E.A.K. is an Extended School Year (ESY) program founded by the Autism Society of Pittsburgh in 1974 to ease transitioning between school years by preventing or reducing learning regression common to children with autism.

S.P.E.A.K. is a program for children ages 5 through 21 who have a primary diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum, are in good health, mobile, and able to participate in community activities.  S.P.E.A.K. provides Community Based Instruction (CBI) and addresses each child’s ESY goals and objectives. The program also provides music therapy, speech services, swimming, CBI classroom trips, field trips, art activities, and adapted physical education.

If you have additional questions, please contact the Autism Society of Pittsburgh at 412–856–7223.

2020 SPEAK Application

2020 SPEAK Brochure

2020 SPEAK Calendar

DISCLAIMER

Mr. Torisky, as President of the Autism Society of Pittsburgh (ASP), does not provide any legal representation to those making inquiries of the ASP and no communication from him as ASP President should be interpreted in any way as legal advice in the manner of an attorney-client relationship.  Mr. Torisky, although a licensed attorney, cannot and does not provide legal representation via any contact that he has with the public while serving in his role as President of the ASP.  Commentary contained in ASP writings authored by Mr. Torisky or any other ASP commentary or communication by Mr. Torisky is not intended to and does not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed.