OCASG General Meeting – The Soft Skills for Successful Employment
July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Bill Bermingham and Marcos Villa as they discuss New Vista School and the Career Academy. During this presentation they will share the critical soft skills for work, social and life skills development and how it pertains to work.
About the Speaker
William Bermingham is the new Executive Director for New Vista School. He has a 29 year old daughter with Aspergers. Bill served on the Foundation and Executive Board for New Vista from 2006 to 2010. He also served as President of Spirit League for 5 years.
Marcos Villais the Director of the Vocation program for the New Vista School Career Academy. Marcos has been working at the Academy for the past two years. He works individually with each family to outline goals and objectives for internships, as well as social and life skill development. Marcos has worked with the Regional Center to implement the Academy as a new Vendor.
The meeting starts at 7:00pm, and is free to individuals and families dealing with AS, HFA or PDD-NOS, but reservations are required.