The Groden Network - Your Autism Experts - Autism, Asperger's, Autistic Schools, Rhode Island, Developmental Disabilities

 

How to Contact Us by Phone

 

When calling us at (401)-274-6310, please note the following.

  • If you know your party’s extension you may dial it at any time.
  • Referrals or information regarding all Network Programs: press 3
  • Media Inquiries: dial 1230
  • The Groden Center School: press 0
  • Cove Adult Services: press 4
  • Home Therapy Services or the ABA Clinic: press 5
  • Treatment Foster Care: press 6
  • Community Support Services: press 7
  • Human Resources, Finance, or Development: press 8
  • Donations, press 9

 

For other locations please hang up and dial the following:

  • Coventry School: 615-2600
  • Early Intervention Program: 525-2380
  • Livingston Preschool: 421-1673
  • RITE Program: 270-5133

 

  • To use our spell by last name directory, press the # key.
  • To hear this message again, please remain on the line.

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    Introducing The Asperger's Center

The Groden Network "Your Autism Experts" is proud to offer a variety of therapeutic and educational programs for children, adolescents, and young adults with Asperger's Syndrome and related social challenges. Services include social skills groups, community based groups, evening specialty classes (e.g., art, cooking), school consultation, evaluations, individual and family therapy.

For more information, click here.

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Helen Morcos Appointed to Special
Joint Commission

THE GRODEN NETWORK is pleased to announce that Helen Morcos, our President/Executive Director, has been appointed to the Special Joint Commission to Study the Quality of Life and Create Positive Outcomes for Individuals with Autism in the State of Rhode Island. Congratulations, Helen!

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Groden Center Residential Programs receive international excellence accreditation. One of only two accredited organizations in New England for Autism Services .
Groden's Community Residential Program and Therapeutic Foster Family Services have been awarded the highest level of accreditation by CARF. Click here for more information.

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We are a member of RICART, the Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research and Treatment.

 

Reaching Out

May is Foster Care Awareness Month!

 

Our Professional Family Living Arrangement (PFLA) department was featured on WPRI's "The Rhode Show"!

Our first segment spoke about the urgent need for foster parents in RI.
Click here to view the segment!

Our second segment spoke about how to become a licensed foster parent. Bruce Ruby, Program Director, and foster parents Coleen Sivo and Nancy Stevenson share their experiences.

Click here to view the segment!

PFLA will be the “business spotlight” at Washington Trust Bank in East Providence for the entire month of May. 

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2016 Sea Side Reception at The Dunes

Friday, June 24, 2016!

40th Anniversary of THE GRODEN NETWORK

Honorary Chair: Governor Gina Raimondo
Join us as we celebrate 40 years of providing the highest caliber of care and innovative programming for children and adults with autism and developmental disabilities.
Event Chairs:
Mrs. Mary Cooney
Mr. & Mrs. Edward Cooney, Jr.

Guest Host:
Alison Bologna, NBC 10 News Anchor

For more information, click here!

If you'd like to attend, you can register online!

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           Save The Date

        

36th Annual John Trimble Golf Tournament for Autism

Monday, September 12, 2016 
Wannamoisett Country Club

Rumford, RI

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See our PreSchool video!!!

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Have you ever considered providing foster care?

The Groden Center is looking for individuals and couples interested in becoming licensed foster parents for children and adolescents with developmental and behavioral challenges.

Click here for more information. See our ad!
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Events Calendar

 

What's New at The Groden Network

 

  • — Autism Expert and Community Support Services Director Dr. Kelley Pistacchio talked with NBC10 about Asperger's Syndrome. To view the video, click here.
  • - Longtime supporter Joe Trimble won the 2011 Jefferson Award for his work as an advocate for The Groden Network. To view the video, click here.

Autism Publications & Presentations

 

How Everyone on the Autism Spectrum, Young and Old, Can...: Become Resilient, Be More Optimistic, Enjoy Humor, Be Kind, and Increase Self-Efficacy [Paperback]

Groden, J., Kantor, A.., Woodard, C., & Lipsitt, L. (2011).

Retail value is $18.00 (USD). For more information, or to purchase the book, click here.