by shelly andrews | Sep 28, 2016 | blog
AHSS Family Support Coordinators Laura Perisin and Wanda Malone got the amazing opportunity to attend a presentation by Dr. Temple Grandin in the front row! Not only that, Laura was able to step up to the stage and ask Dr. Grandin
by shelly andrews | Sep 14, 2016 | blog
When it comes to deciding the best environment for your child to receive ABA therapy, there are a lot of factors to take into consideration. A lot of parents find themselves asking, “Where’s the best place for my kiddo to get therapy – home or center?” The answer is as simple as it is complicated: It depends!
by shelly andrews | Jun 30, 2016 | blog
I had to share this story that a family told me about yesterday!
by shelly andrews | Jun 21, 2016 | blog, weekly list
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a leading therapy for children with Autism. Many treatments are available, but few are supported by empirical evidence. There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding ABA treatment. Yet with a little research and information, those are quickly dispelled.
by shelly andrews | Jun 3, 2016 | blog, New Center
We had a fantastic opportunity yesterday when five women who work at an ABA center in South Korea came to see our AHSS Autism Center in Arlington Heights. AHSS Senior Recruiter Johna Sommer met them at the ABAI 2016 conference last weekend, and they requested a visit for a tour and to observe a session!