They saw the benefits of DIR®/Floortime™ through his experience.
The connection between the family, the therapist and Gabriel was the engine that propelled his social-emotional development and allowed real learning.
He was finally able to succeed and feel happy. So, they decided to make DIR®/Floortime™ available to other individuals and families in a school environment.
Mission and Vision
Special Connections Academy’s mission is to provide individuals with Autism and other developmental disabilities an educational environment that fosters socio-emotional, developmental and academic growth. The goal of our program is to collaborate with families and the community to enrich the lives of our students and help them live to their fullest potential.
We ENVISION a community where the individuality of the population with special needs is accepted and appreciated.