The ABA in PA Initiative is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit advocacy organization made up a parents, industry professionals, and lawmakers dedicated to change the future for all children in Pennsylvania with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) by ensuring access to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy via Medical Assistance. The ABA in PA Initiative aims to bring the autism community together as one united voice to urge Pennsylvania and private sector to listen to our concerns and take immediate action to address the service gap for ABA. It is our firm belief that, working together, we can assure that our children get the care they need, when they need it!

Website: http://www.abainpa.com/

Applied Counseling & Consulting Services, LLC

Applied Counseling & Consulting Services, LLC is a premium provider of Specialized Skill Development, staffing qualified Behavioral Specialists, Community Support, and Systematic Skill Builders. Our team is committed to individual-centric planning, learning and implementation. We continue growing and expanding our relationships with staff, participants, families, support systems and the communities across Pennsylvania that we service.
Website: https://appliedccs.org/

Behavior Development Solutions

"Master Training for a Better World"
Behavior Development Solutions provides training products, services, and tools for behavior analysts and technicians. Our data-driven CBA Learning Module Series is the premier BCBA/BCaBA exam prep resource and curriculum supplement. Our RBT Exam Prep course contributes to a deeper understanding of ABA while preparing for exam success. We also offer engaging online CE courses and a bookstore with over 150 titles tailored for professionals.
Website: https://www.behaviordevelopmentsolutions.com/

Behavior Therapy International

Behavior Therapy International offers personalized Applied Behavior Analytic services customized to meet individual needs and circumstances. Our therapy services address both the needs of the individual and the needs of the family as a whole. We serve clients all over South Central Pennsylvania in homes, schools and the community. At Behavior Therapy International, each and every team member begins their day with the mission to provide children with the highest quality intensive therapy, delivered with compassion and extraordinary service. We seek to elevate the quality of life experienced by those we serve and create for them an environment of skill, comfort, consistency and normalcy for them and their families. We are committed to delivering the highest quality care for each patient.

Continuum Behavioral Health

Continuum Behavioral Health and Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance (CASA) addresses the needs of those
who present with signs or symptoms associated with behavioral disorders and related developmental disabilities, including but not limited to “Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder, Down Syndrome, and Learning Differences”. We are unique in our ability to provide a seamless continuum of care starting with diagnosis and extending through assessment and treatment.
Website: http://autismspectrumalliance.com/


CCRES employs over 1,000 staff (Therapeutic Staff Support, Behavior Specialist Consultants, Mobile Therapists, Personal Care Assistants, Classroom Assistants, Educational Consultants) who provide behavioral health and educational support to over 800 children in home, school and community settings in Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon and Montgomery Counties. We are particularly proud of our reputation for providing quality services to children on the autism spectrum. The mission of CCRES is to ensure quality educational and human service programs for children, families, and schools. Through innovative partnerships, we provide human resources, training and grant opportunities.
Website: http://www.ccres.org/

Data Makes the Difference, LLC                   

Data Makes the Difference, LLC, makers of the VBMAPPapp, is now also offering the Essential for Living web-based app! Available from any type of computer platform and any web browser, the EFL can now be quickly completed, results reported, and graphs automatically generated. Data collection and instructional tools are built in, as well!

Website: www.vbmappapp.com

Discovery Toys

Debra Starner; Independent Educational Leader

Discovery Toys offers the most outstanding developmental products for families - products of the highest quality with extraordinary value. I truly believe that play is a child's work...children play to learn, to grow, and to experience the world around them. Through a high level of open-ended play, DISCOVERY TOYS® products encourage a child's positive growth and development. If you are interested in having a party or joining Discovery Toys, give me a call at 717-796-2274 or email me at debstarner@comcast.net

Website: http://www.discoverytoys.com/pws/debs/tabs/about-me.aspx 

QBS, Inc.

“Quality Behavioral Solutions to Complex Behavior Problems
QBS has been providing quality behavioral solutions to complex behavioral challenges for more than 15 years across the United States and Canada. Since 1997, QBS has been the premier behavioral skills training company providing training and consultation to residential, treatment, educational, and healthcare settings.  Integrating evidence-based, state-of-the-art behavioral research and practice into all our consulting and training programs, QBS has delivered effective services to thousands of staff in hundreds of programs serving a wide variety of populations.  Starting with our outstanding team of Board Certified Behavior Analysts, Safety-Care™ and our other training programs take advantage of the most efficient teaching strategies including errorless learning, competency testing, and frequent reinforcement to create behavioral competencies in you and your staff.  Building expertise and capacity in organizations we serve is one of our primary goals, so that you can continue providing effective behavioral services long after QBS has assisted.
Website: https://www.qbscompanies.com/

Verbal Beginnings, LLC

Verbal Beginnings provides home-based ABA therapy to children with Autism in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. Our services are based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis and focus on teaching children new skills in the areas of communication, social skills, self-help skills, and feeding.  Our clinicians also develop behavior management treatment plans for families in need of help with decreasing socially inappropriate behaviors.  Our direct teaching and family training focus provide a comprehensive approach that enhances the development of skills in home, school and community settings. 
Website: www.verbalbeginnings.com

The Vista School
The Vista School brings state-of-the-art special education and therapeutic services to children living with autism in Central Pennsylvania. The Vista School was founded by a group of highly committed parents and professionals who were seeking to create an alternative educational and therapeutic program to prepare children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to function in the community with increasing independence. Vista uses the principles and techniques of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Precision Teaching (PT), and Direct Instruction (DI) to design, implement, monitor, and evaluate instruction and therapy for its students. In addition to The Vista School, the organization also operates an outreach program and provides adult services.
Website: https://www.thevistaschool.org

Wellspan Philhaven

WellSpan Philhaven promotes hope, healing and wholeness. WellSpan Philhaven offers behavioral healthcare services to over 1,000 adults, children, and families each day. Our programs serve children, adolescents, adults, families, seniors, couples, and members from plain communities throughout central Pennsylvania. Our levels of care include inpatient, day hospital and outpatient, as well as services in the home, school, and community.
Website: https://www.wellspanphilhaven.org/

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