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11/4/14
The May Daycare and Preschool in Randolph, Mass., held its first annual Rodman Ride-a-Thon Fundraiser
Congratulations to all the kids, and big thanks to all who supported their efforts, which raised almost $2500! more


10/23/14
The Bay School named a “Charity of Choice” for California Chili Cook-Off, wins $750 prize!
The Bay School is chosen as the chosen charity for local real estate office Aldina Realty, wins 2nd place and $750.00 in a Chili Cook off! more


09/30/14
Expansion of May Centers for Autism Spectrum Disorder Support Military Families
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09/23/14
May Institute Clinicians Melanie DuBard and James Luiselli Co-author Study in the Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities
May Institute clinicians Melanie Dubard, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Vice President of Clinical and Educational Services, and James K. Luiselli, Ed.D., ABPP, BCBA-D, Senior Vice President of Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review, are co-authors of a study published in the Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities. more


09/22/14
Rodman Ride for Kids 2014 Was Terrific!
Hooray for our riders, corporate sponsors, and donors! more


09/18/14
May Institute Clinicians Co-author Study on Functional Analysis and Treating Aggressive Behavior
James K. Luiselli, Ed.D., ABPP, BCBA-D, Senior Vice President of Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review, and Gary M. Pace, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Senior Vice President of Neurorehabilitation Services, are co-authors of a new study. more


09/16/14
Internships Help Pave Way for Clinicians and Researchers
May Institute is pleased to welcome our 2014-2015 doctoral intern class! Our incoming interns are Tiffany Born, Traci Taber, Greg Schutte, Whitney Wood, Kira Branch, Camila Godoy-Delgado, Lauren Carbonell, and Matthew Roth. more


09/9/14
HUB International New England Tees Up Support
We were pleased to welcome representatives from HUB International New England LLC, a leading North American insurance brokerage and May Institute business partner, to our Randolph campus recently. more


08/26/14
May Institute Clinician Co-authors Research Study on Effectiveness of Treatment Integrity Training Methods
James K. Luiselli, Ed.D., ABPP, BCBA-D, Senior Vice President of Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review for May Institute, has co-authored an article published in Behavior Analysis in Practice, a peer- publication designed to provide science-based, best-practice information relevant to service delivery in behavior analysis. more


08/8/14
Not Your Average Joe's Fundraiser for the May Center School for Brain Injury and Related Disorders
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08/1/14
May Institute's Dr. James Luiselli, editor of new book on advances and innovations in ASD
James K. Luiselli, Ed.D., ABPP, BCBA-D, May Institute’s Senior Vice President of Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review, is the editor of Children and Youth With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). more


07/29/14
A Special Thank You…
to Helena Jones-Wreh and Fred Mugaga for helping to raise awareness among May staff about the plight of girls in Liberia. more


07/22/14
Discovering Cultural Sensitivity
May Institute’s Diversity & Inclusion Council recently hosted Dr. Hugo Kamya, a professor of clinical practice, trauma, and narrative therapies at Simmons College of Social Work. more


07/1/14
Bloom where you are planted!
Taking advantage of long-awaited summer-like weather during two recent weekends, parents, teachers, administrators, students, and their siblings joined together to plant flowers in the yards of our eight group homes in Randolph, Mass. more


06/20/14
B. F. Skinner: The Scientist as a Father
Julie S. Vargas, Ph.D., longtime educator, former president of the Association for Behavior Analysis International, and daughter of the renowned scientist B.F. Skinner, recently delivered a presentation at May Institute’s corporate headquarters in Randolph, Mass. more


05/22/14
Our own "angels" -- our Nurses!
May 7, 2014, was set aside to honor the dedication and hard work of our nurses as we celebrated nurses’ week. more


04/4/14
La Casa Es Donde Esta el Corazón - Home is Where the Heart is
In Western Mass., May Institute has taken great pride and care in providing a unique residence for four elderly gentlemen with developmental and physical disabilities. All four once called Puerto Rico home. more


04/2/14
Does someone you love have autism? Share your story with us!
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03/26/14
A Community of Caring
Declan came to the May Center School for Brain Injury and Related Disorders when he was 9 years old. A rare brain tumor and the resulting brain injury altered the course of his life at a young age. more


02/19/14
Meet Jalisa through her Mother Sue - Parent at May School for Brain Injury and Related Disorders
"When she came to the May, I saw an immense leap...They just knew how to teach her. They treat her appropriately, and she responds appropriately." more


02/14/14
"Wanna have a catch, Dad?"
For a child on the autism spectrum, some everyday tasks can be challenging and at times impossible. But for one student, fulfilling his dad's wish to play catch with his son, was a wish he could finally grant. more