Do you have a student that gets very anxious or exhibits difficult behaviors when he/she becomes overwhelmed by school work or a challenging activity? If your student is frustrated by a challenging task or activity and expresses their frustrations verbally or through behaviors, instead of contradicting your student’s protestations, acknowledge that the task may be … Read More
Special Education Careers
Are you looking to start your special education career or find a job in the mental and behavioral health field? Watson is looking for compassionate individuals to join our family of educators, therapists, social workers, psychologists, and more who are providing quality special education services to children ages 3 to 21. Whether you've just graduated high school and are looking for summer employment, or have a Master's Degree and years of field experience, you can find a career in special education at Watson. Want to know what it's like to work here? Hear from one of our special education teachers as she shares her experience about working in this dynamic environment. Also, check out our current openings and apply today!Apply Now
Outpatient Behavioral Health Services
Are you looking for comprehensive outpatient behavioral health services such as therapy, wraparound services, or diagnostic assessments? Watson offers all of these outpatient services for children up to age 21. Request an appointment today!
Special Education Teacher Training & Consulting
ATTN: School district reps - are you planning your back to school in-service trainings for teachers? Watson offers customized special education teacher training and consultation services to educators teaching students with special needs. Read more about the services we offer!
Does your child or student have difficulty with taking turns during play or in conversation? In today’s Teacher Tips newsletter, Watson expert share ways to teach your child how to take turns using various techniques and visual supports. Choose an item that can be built upon by more than one child such as a potato … Read More
At the Watson Institute’s special education schools, staff work with our students to ensure they are meeting their educational goals as outlined in their Individualized Education Plan (IEP). Staff also highlight the importance of helping students with special needs develop and expand their emotional and social skills through service learning. Over the past few months, … Read More