Autism is a developmental disability, with autism the different areas of the brain fail to work together effecting normal brain function. Experts believe that autism presents itself during the first three years of a person’s life. Some individuals with autism have difficulty with communication and social interaction.
Applied behavior analysis (ABA) focuses on how learning takes place. ABA uses positive reinforcement. When a behavior is followed by a reward it is more likely to be repeated. Techniques are used for increasing useful behaviors, reducing harmful ones and to teach new skills like communication, social and life skills.
Our facility is a full-service therapeutic center serving the Wabash Valley and Vanderburgh County for individuals with neurobehavioral issues that features a state-of-the-art flexible design that enables us to structure the facility to meet the needs of each child, rather than expecting the child to conform our structure.