Continuum News

Vol 5 • Issue 3 • July 2014

Grafton’s Independent Living Program Launches in Leesburg Grafton’s independent living program has been created to help Loudoun County youth (in the custody of the Department of Social Services) develop functional… Read More

Vol 5 • Issue 2 • April 2014

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that one out of every 68 births is affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder.   In the past two decades alone, the incidence of autism… Read More

Vol 5 • Issue 1 • Jan 2014

The Efficacy of Animal Assisted Intervention Therapy Animal assisted intervention (AAI) involves the use of trained animals in facilitating clients’ progress toward therapeutic goals.  A relatively new discipline, AAI relies… Read More

Vol 4 • Issue 4 • Sep 2013

Only About the Music (OATM) is a grass roots organization that was created by music lovers to celebrate various musical genres. OATM supports musicians that are independent, unsigned or not… Read More

Vol 4 • Issue 3 • June 2013

I am excited to share some news about Grafton’s most recent innovation, created to support a process that has been a big focus of ours for years – goal mastery…. Read More

Vol 4 • Issue 2 • Mar 2013

Grafton Celebrates Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month Earlier this month, Governor McDonnell proclaimed March Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in the state of Virginia. In his proclamation, the governor recognized the value… Read More

Vol 4 • Issue 1 • Jan 2013

As we begin a new year I am pleased to share a copy of Grafton’s first annual report with you. Click here to access annual report. The report summarizes highlights… Read More

Vol 3 • Issue 4 • Sep 2012

Celebrating Direct Support Professionals Week Grafton Integrated Health Network is happy to join the United States Congress in celebrating “National Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Week” September 9 through September 15,… Read More

Vol 3 • Issue 3 • June-2012

Employing Dialectical Behavior Therapy to Manage Emotional Trauma Grafton Integrated Health Network’s Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) supports adolescents aged 14 through eighteen who are in need of treatment due to… Read More

Vol 3 • Issue 2 • Mar 2012

Autism Awareness: The Importance of Meaningful Work Over the last twenty years, the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in the United States has increased more than 600 percent, bringing… Read More