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 300 John Downey Drive, New Britain, CT 06051

Autism

Services for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Concurrent Behavioral Challenges
 

ACADEMIC PROGRAMMING

  • Comprehensive curriculum, aligned to Common Core State Standards, with differentiated instruction to meet the needs of students across the spectrum

  • Highly structured environment to support students in developing independent organizational and planning skills

  • Focus on assisting students in developing a tolerance for change and coping with transitions

  • Integrated use of technology within the curriculum, including SMART Boards and Apple iPads

  • Team building activities and social skills development integrated throughout the day


THERAPEUTIC AND RELATED SERVICES

  • Individual therapy for students, as well as family support, by licensed clinicians

  • Classroom-based groups to emphasize social skills, anger control, assertiveness, conflict resolution, empathy development, self-esteem and relaxation training

  • Classroom-based groups to address social language/pragmatics and sensory needs; sensory diets as applicable

  • On-site psychiatric services for evaluation and medication monitoring

  • Family outreach and parent training

  • After-hours crisis service

  • Individualized behavior plans developed by licensed clinicians in consultation with certified school staff

  • Occupational, physical and speech/language therapies as determined at PPT


OTHER AVAILABLE SERVICES

  • 40-Day diagnostic programming (S.T.R.I.D.E.)

  • School consultation and community training

  • Individualized transition planning

  • Comprehensive assessment provided as requested

  • On-site medical laboratory services