Appreciation

by Angela Walker, a member of the SkillCorps® Uganda October 2018 team Let me begin by saying that I appreciate you for taking the time to read this small passage outlining the biggest message that I took away from being in Entebbe, Uganda visiting the Amaanyi Center....

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Finding Flexibility

by Rebecca Pawlowski, a member of the SkillCorps® Netherlands October 2018 team   I originally applied to the Global Autism Project with the hopes of sharing my behavior analytic skills in a country where I can also expand on my Spanish speaking ability. I was...

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Leading My First Trip

By Sarah Glass, a member of the SkillCorps® Netherlands October 2018 team I’ve never considered myself to be a leader. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve always been a solid number two in most of my professional positions.  I also do not hide the fact that I have Attention...

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Communal Joy

by Kirstin Rodrigues, a member of the SkillCorps® Kenya October 2018 team Backstory: I’ve been to Kenya twice before, but never with SkillCorps, so I’m a little familiar with Kenyan culture. Part of the reason I took this trip was to see what autism in Kenya looked...

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Game Changer 

by Melissa Monti, a member of the SkillCorps® China-Nanchang October 2018 team   World travel is always a game changer for me. There's just something about packing up and heading out to another place far away from the familiar of the everyday. It always sends me to an...

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Rona’s Blog

by Rona Levine, a member of the SkillCorps® Uganda October 2018 team My understanding of the primary goal of SkillCorps and the Global Autism Project is to support centers or communities around the world in their work with individuals who have autism and other...

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Small Steps

by Ashley Stiles, a member of the SkillCorps® Kenya October 2018 team Walking in the doors for our first day of work at Kaizora, I know I am not the only one on my team who had no idea what to expect. We had some information- Kaizora is run by the only BCBA in East...

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Getting settled in Nairobi

by Joslyn Howanyk, a member of the SkillCorps® Kenya October 2018 team Kaizora, a place for learning, teaching and growing. Not just for the students, but for the staff as well, including us. I had no idea what to expect and I was greeted with kindness and an abundant...

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