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Setting Goals With a Behavior Contract

ABA Therapy Skokie IL

Are you and your child having a difficult time following through with goals? If you answered yes…a “Behavior Contract” may be for you! A Behavior Contract is an oral or written agreement between at least two people to determine goals and list responsibilities to help achieve it. The contract usually includes the target behavior, agreed responsibilities, the rewards and consequences, and ends with signatures from all parties. While creating goals may be easy, following through can be tremendously challenging, and …
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What Does an ABA Therapist Do?

ABA Vernon Hills IL

In 2018, the CDC determined that approximately 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Increased awareness of ASD has helped de-stigmatize the disorder which has allowed for new developments in the ever changing world of therapy and early intervention programs. Among the more commonly known forms of therapy, Speech and Occupational Therapy, another key component used to help children with ASD is ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) Therapy. ABA Therapy studies how human behaviors are learned and …
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All About Social Stories

ABA Therapy Wheaton IL

Social situations can make us feel nervous, anxious or stressed when we aren’t exactly sure what is expected of us. Can you recount a time in your life that you left a party early because you struggled to make conversation with the group? Or an instance when you didn’t go to an outing because you weren’t sure what it would entail? In order to not miss out on these events, we use different strategies to help us feel more comfortable …
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Trick or Treating Tips for Sensory Sensitive Children

Sensory Therapy Chicago

Mobile Therapy Centers wishes everyone a Happy October! We know that the season of pumpkins, spooky decorations, costumes, and candy is upon us, and this can be an overwhelming time for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) who have sensory sensitivity. This Fall, on October 25th, Mobile Therapy Centers will be hosting a Trunk or Treat event designed specifically for children with ASD in our office parking lot. Our ABA therapists, who specialize in working with this population, have …
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