- Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
- Destinations: United States
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Credit Awarded: College
- Program Length: Other
- Start Month: January, September
- Category: Special Needs
- Selective: Yes
- Gender: Coed
- Ages: 18, 19+
- Housing: Student Apartment
- Application Fee: $100
- Minimum Cost: $5,000 - $9,999
CIP offers full-year post-secondary programs in six locations across the US providing individualized academic, social, career and life skills support for young adults with Asperger's, High Functioning Autism, ADHD and other Learning Differences.
Our Mission is to inspire independence and expand the foundation on which young adults with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences can build happy and productive lives. CIP is one of the most comprehensive programs in the world for young adults on the autism spectrum and with learning differences. Founded in 1984 to help young people with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences make successful transitions from adolescence to young adulthood. Full year and summer programs located in Massachusetts, Florida, Indiana, California and New York. Comprehensive curriculum developed specifically for students with Asperger’s, High-functioning Autism, ADHD, and other Learning Differences. The CIP program focuses on real-life skills in areas of social thinking, executive functioning, sensory processing and wellness. Each student’s vision and goals are explored and help determine their services and supports. Residential apartment living support prepares students for independent living. A team of staff are dedicated to each students personal success.