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    About Us

    Project Rex is a treatment initiative dedicated to providing services to children on the autism spectrum and their families. The program is affiliated with the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, SC.

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Adult Rex Meetup Resumes April 18th!

Adult Rex Meetup is meeting monthly on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 4:00PM – 5:30PM beginning April 18th, 2019. Adult Rex Meetup is an opportunity for past group members to reconnect, discuss their efforts with establishing friendships since their Rex groups, obtain a lesson refresher, and continue practicing conversation skills with one another.

Sign Up Now for Autism News NetWORK Level I

Do you know an adult 18+ on the autism spectrum looking to build social and communication skills, become more employable, and meet some new friends? The spring 2019 session of Autism News NetWORK Level I is tentatively scheduled to begin April 22nd. Email or call Annabel at franza@musc.edu or 443-281-9557 to learn more about the

Autism News Network: The Me You Don’t See

In this Autism News Network segment, the group offers Leo some advice. Are you an adult with autism and looking for a way to build social skills and learn about the workforce? Email Annabel Franz at franza@musc.edu to join us.   Transcript Dr. Gwynette: Leo, what were you saying earlier too about the frustration, the

Last Call for Spring 2019 Pre-Teen/Teen Group

The start of Spring 2019 Pre-Teen/Teen Group  is only a week and a half away! The group will run weekly on Tuesdays from 2:00PM-3:00PM starting March 5th and will continue through April 23rd. Check the calendar for the latest details on scheduling & location. We are now finalizing group attendance so this will be our

An Evening with Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin will be making a rare appearance in the state Thursday March 7th to give an evening talk on living with autism. The event will begin at 7PM in the Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center on the campus of Southern Wesleyan University. A book signing before the event begins at 6:15PM. Buy tickets

Long Term Plans Workshop With Toni Boucher

Do you have a child approaching adulthood OR do you have an adult child on the the spectrum? Toni Boucher is hosting a Long Term Plans Workshop April 17th & 24th from 9AM -1PM. Check out this amazing opportunity to network with other parents and participate in guided goal setting for your child and family!

Autism News Network: Growing with Autism – Part 2

The Autism News Network conducted an interview/round table discussion with Benjamin Zirlin, an MUSC researcher who is openly on the spectrum. In this video, he discusses overcoming challenges with becoming an independent adult whilst going off to college.  Transcript Annabel Franz: Hey, this is Annabel with Autism News Network and we’re here with Benjamin