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CIP art classCIP Since 1984

Visual & Performing Arts

Good Purpose Gallery and Spectrum Playhouse are professional venues that exist to offer students real-life training, experience and integration with the community. Both venues host professional artists and events on a regular basis throughout the year, including student events such as plays, performances, art exhibits, and more.

CIP students interact with and receive instruction from professionals working in the field. In addition, CIP’s Joyous Studios is an artist in residence training program and offers studio space for the visual arts.

CIP is one of the most comprehensive programs
in the world:

  • Founded in 1984 to help young people with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences make successful transitions from adolescence to young adulthood
  • Full year and summer programs located in Massachusetts, Florida, Indiana, California and New York
  • Comprehensive curriculum developed specifically for students with Asperger’s, High-functioning Autism, ADHD, and other Learning Differences
  • The CIP program focuses on real-life skills in areas of social thinking, executive functioning, sensory processing and wellness


For more information, please visit www.cipworldwide.org