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Caregiver Burnout: Causes and Solutions

If you've ever acted as a caregiver for someone else, you're probably intimately familiar with just how taxing an experience it can be. Often, caregivers are so focused on the needs of their loved ones that they neglect their own well-being, which typically leads to what is called caregiver burnout.

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How To Manage Your Mental Health

The world can sometimes be a difficult place, and challenging circumstances can take a toll on your mental health. For that reason, it's essential to be aware of your emotional health, equip yourself with a set of tools, and be familiar with ways to improve mental health.

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A Basic Guide to Developmental Disabilities

We're fortunate to live in a world in which scientific research has led to huge advancements in our understanding of things like developmental disabilities. And yet, in spite of our rapidly expanding knowledge, lack of awareness and misconceptions about developmental disabilities continue to persist among the general public.

Mark's Message-May 2022

How Fit Are Your Mental Muscles?

Life is presenting us with a wealth of opportunities to overcome obstacles. Rising prices, a relentless pandemic, and rancorous politics are generating a tremendous amount of stress. You probably already know that stress can harm your physical and mental health. More important: Do you know how to protect yourself from it?

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Myths and Misconceptions About Autism

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), approximately 1 in 44 children (or 2.3%) has been identified as having autism spectrum disorder. However, in spite of its prevalence and growing awareness of autism among the general public, there are still a lot of lingering misconceptions about autism and the people who live with it. In this article, we'll dive into a few of the more common myths and set the record straight.

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What Is Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy?

Invented in the 1960s, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy is a decades-old, tried-and-true method for teaching social and emotional skills to children with autism and other developmental disorders. In short, ABA is a type of therapy that helps to bridge communication or behavioral issues through reinforcement methods. The ultimate goal is for individuals to become more independent and successful, long-term.

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Envision, Donors Break Ground on Accessible CILA for Seniors

Executives and owners of businesses in the architecture, engineering and construction community joined members of Envision Unlimited's executive team on April 11, to break ground on an ADA-compliant group home in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood for seniors with disabilities.

Autism Awareness Month

Envision Expands Its Autism Therapy Services

In response to the spike in autism diagnoses and news that minority children are less likely to be diagnosed or receive treatment, Envision Unlimited has expanded its accredited ABA Therapy program into underserved areas.

Program News

Community Living Services Poised to Make History

Envision Unlimited has dreamed of building an accessible group home for our older members for many years. Not only has this never been done, but the construction cost for a specialized home such as this exceeds $1 million.


Help Envision Get a Share of $20M!

Beginning March 17, all cryptocurrency donations made to Envision Unlimited can be doubled, thanks to our participation in #CaringWithCrypto, a $20M crypto fundraising initiative. It is run by The Giving Block and Shift4.