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Seen on Channel 5: Metro West on Angelsense

Posted on August 30th, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Toni was featured on Channel 5 talking about Angelsense, a GPS tracker for kids with special needs. Watch the broadcast here, and find out more about Angelsense here. 

Drake University Partners with Metro West to Help Children with Feeding Issues

Posted on August 20th, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Clive, IA – Metro West Learning Center and the Drake University Occupational Therapy Program are partnering to explore the effectiveness of feeding interventions for children with autism. Dr. Gloria Frolek Clark.. read more

Congrats, Nehemiah!

Posted on March 11th, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Metro West Learning Center, LLC is excited to announce that Nehemiah Koroma, RBT has been accepted into the Drake University ABA Master’s Program. The Drake Master of Science in Applied.. read more

Mom Testimonial – Helping the Picky Eater

Posted on August 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Uncategorized

Here’s what one of our parents recently had to say about Gloria Clark: “My 6 year-old son is what one would consider a problem eater. He started out as a.. read more

2017 Autism Advocacy & Acceptance Day On The Hill

Posted on February 2nd, 2017 · Posted in Uncategorized

Quite a few of our staff attended the 2017 Autism Advocacy & Acceptance Day On The Hill at the Iowa State Capitol yesterday! Proud to support and be a part.. read more

Happy New Year, Gavin!

Posted on January 13th, 2017 · Posted in Parent Tips, Uncategorized

  Gavin, and other children with Autism in Louisiana, lost many of their possessions in recent storms. Our friend, John Olsen, who is a strong advocate for persons with Autism.. read more

As More With Autism Near Adulthood, Clues To Success Emerge

Posted on May 24th, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

via Disability Scoop What’s the biggest predictor of success for individuals with autism in adulthood? Researchers say it might not be what you’d expect. The ability to do everyday, self-care.. read more

Expected Behaviors and Hidden Rules for the Waiting Room

Posted on May 17th, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

A calm body and a calm voice are expected while you are in the waiting room. Staying calm in the waiting room keeps others around you feeling comfortable while they.. read more

Project SEARCH

Posted on April 23rd, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

Aurora shared her Project SEARCH, a program that teaches life skills, graduation speech with us. We are so proud and wanted to share with you too. “Thank you to everyone.. read more

WHO-TV Feature

Posted on April 8th, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

AUTISM SUPPORT: Helping Kids With Diagnosis Posted on: 5:53 pm, April 7, 2014, by Megan Reuther Recent numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show Autism affects one in 68.. read more