Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention
WHAT DOES THERAPY LOOK LIKE?
- 20 – 40 hours of in-home therapy per week.
- Weekly social group in the community.
- When challenging behaviors occur in the community, the behavior technician will work with your child in the situation that you are having problems with.
- Parents receive an individualized plan for developing the desired skills and decreasing challenging behaviors.
- Parents receive ongoing training during weekly parent coaching meetings.
- Language skills
- Social skills
- Self-care (including toilet training)
- Physically aggressive and verbally disruptive behaviors
- Problem transitioning between activities
- Problem behaviors in the community
- Compliance during doctor/dentist/haircut appointments
- Food selectivity
- Safety at home and in the community (“stranger danger”, crossing street etc.)
- Problem behaviors in the classroom
- Sleeping in own bed
- Repetitive behaviors (hand flapping, rocking etc.)
- Self-Injurious Behavior