Designing for People with Sensory Challenges - Sweetwater Spectrum
Presented by: Ryan Jang, AIA, LEED AP, LMS+; Mark Jackson, Founder of Sweetwater Spectrum; Olivia Vain, Exec. Director of Sweetwater Spectrum
AIA/CES (HSW) Learning Units: 1 Hours
This course complies with California licensure requirements for accessibility (SB 1608 and California Business and Professions Code Section 5600.05) and provides valuable information about accessibility requirements applicable in most states.
Many people on the autism spectrum share characteristics, such as the need for predictability and trouble with social interaction. Many also have with sensory sensitivities, including loud noises, sudden movements, and direct light.
Ryan Jang, AIA, LEED AP of LMSa (Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects), the Founder and the Executive Director of Sweetwater Spectrum take us on a tour this innovative facility for sixteen adult residents in Sonoma, California. The design focus focuses on maximizing residents’ individual development and independence and incorporates autism-specific strategies to promote a serene, safe and nurturing environment.
For technical questions, questions about reporting your AIA credits, or to inquire about Group Rates for 5 or more people please email support@aecKnowledge.com or call 415.755.3058.
Course Prices: $35 AIA members, $45 non-members
Series Prices: SAVE $35 – $45 when purchasing the four-course series ($125 AIA members, $195 non-members).
(This continuing education course is licensed for viewing to a single individual. For discounted group viewing rates, please email Melissa@aecKnowledge.com or call 415.755.3058.)