Our team will create an individualized treatment plan for your child. The two-tier team of a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) will work to increase language and communication skills, improve attention, focus and social skills and decrease problem behaviors.
ABA Therapy Diagnosis/Qualifiers – Who Qualifies?
There are over 25 Diagnoses that qualify for ABA, the most common are: Autism; Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); Oppositional Defiant Disorder; Maladaptive Aggression; and Lack of Expected Normal Physiological Development in Childhood.
How Many Weekly Hours and Where can Children Receive Services?
Approved hours are based on medical necessity and they may go up to over 30 hours of approved treatment a week. Services can be performed at home, school, clinic, or other community location.
How Does ABA Therapy Work?
The two-tier team of a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) and a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) works to increase language and communication skills, improve attention, focus, and social skills and decrease problem behaviors.
ABA involves a one-to-one customized approach for behavior modification. This can include a focused or comprehensive approach based on the child’s specific medical needs. The team will work with the child on a daily basis to increase functional skills and reduce challenging behaviors.
ABA therapy also involves caregiver coaching with the goal of understanding behaviors and gaining the knowledge needed to assist the child in reaching his/her full potential. The BCBA will provide caregiver coaching and supervise the RBT services on a weekly basis.