How long will it take before my home services start?
Services before 3:00 pm usually begin as soon as a signed contract is received. After school services may take several months to start.
What is the difference between consultation and direct services?
Consultation is provided by masters level behavior analysts to parents or teachers. Direct services are provided by bachelor level instructors to the child following the programs designed by the masters level supervisors.
Where do the SEP programs take place?
SEP programs are offered at our center in Wellesley.
When should I expect my report?
Educational evaluations, program assessments, and transitional assessment reports are submitted one month after the feedback.
Do you accept insurance?
Yes, we accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Behavioral Health, Harvard Pilgrim, and most Mass-Health plans.
What is the training and experience of the instructors?
Our instructors all have bachelor degrees and experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Do you treat children with disorders other than Autism?
Yes. We have found that children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Non Verbal Learning Disabilities, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders respond very well to behavior analytic intervention.
Are home services provided year-round?
We typically provide services 48 weeks per year to allow for staff vacations, but 52-week programs are also available.
Are behavioral services covered by Heath Insurance?
ABLS services are covered by Blue Cross Blue Shield, Harvard Pilgrim, United, Aetna, MassHealth, and some self funded plans like Microsoft.
How often is supervision provided?
Supervision hours are proportional to the number of hours of direct service per week. For programs of four hours per week, supervision will be provided every other week. Ten hour programs require weekly supervision. Full time (30-40 hours per week) require a minimum of four hours of supervision per week.