Exceptional Minds

Exceptional Minds is a nonprofit organization located in Sherman Oaks, CA which operates both a full-time 3-year vocational academy as well as an in-house post-production and animation studio. It delivers personal instruction in visual effects and work readiness to young adults on the autism spectrum. The program helps to find industry internships and paid employment for its graduates. EM has been exceptionally successful and its graduates have worked for many major studios including Marvel, Lionsgate, Cartoon Network, Twentieth Century Fox, HBO, Sony and Starz.