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1:1 ABA Therapy

Intensive 1:1 Center-Based Services

These programs target skills such as: communication (receptive and expressive language), play/social skills, adaptive living skills, and when appropriate, small-group instruction/classroom routines with 1:1 support. Each student’s goals will be based on his/her Individualized Education Plan (IEP).

This program is designed for students who:

  • may be very early learners and/or may have never been enrolled in an autism-specific education program
  • may be having difficulty in or may not be ready for group education settings
  • may have limited language skills, both expressive and receptive
  • may have limited play interests
  • may have difficulty with peer interactions
  • may have significant aggressive, self-injurious, or destructive behaviors

Students may receive from one to six hours per day of intensive 1:1 instruction, and schedules can be adjusted to suit the needs of each student/family. Call for specific rates.

Services include:

  • Fully trained staff of teachers who provide one-on-one teaching
  • Community outings/field trips for generalization and expansion of child’s interests
  • Opportunity to participate in center-based instruction (with his/her 1:1 teacher) at any time
  • Coordination of additional services when appropriate (e.g., provision of one-on-one aide for preschool or day care center; school observations by consultant)
  • Individualized curriculum development
  • Ongoing supervision by ABC of NC program supervisor
  • Team meetings for family and educational team
  • Written report following each team meeting
  • Phone/e-mail consultation with parents
  • Consistent data-based and qualitative evaluations of a child’s program and progress
  • Attendance at child’s IEP (Individualized Education Plan) or IFSP (Individualized Family Service Plan) meetings

See Admissions and Pricing for more information and to download an application.


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