Community-based, intensive residential placements for those individuals who cannot live at home at the present time because they require highly supervised and supportive environments.
Treatment and training programs designed to preserve and improve abilities for independent functioning such as gross and fine motor skills, range of motion, strength, muscle tone, activities of daily living, mobility, through such means as purposeful activities, assisitve and adaptive equipments, behavior adaptation and sensory stimulation
Opportunity for families to meet personal needs while their child with ASD is cared for by a skilled professional.
Medicaid, Home and Community Based Waiver, Community Mental Health Centers and Supports for Community Living Waiver
Skilled Nursing Services
Nursing services to conducted in the home for those individuals with ASD who have difficulty participating in services in traditional medical settings. (Physical, sensory and transition issues may inhibit access to health care services)
Groups 1 and 2
Social Skills Training
Socializations-Supervision, or assistance in learning and practicing skills of cooperation and participation in order to benefits from being in the company of others. Services may include training supervision, or assistance in joining others in recreation, leisure or community activities.
Assessments, individual and group therapies based on the unique characteristics of autism: focusing on speech and language, pragmatics and social language, using of voice and/or augmented communication systems.
Often included in IEPs; however is inadequate to address the special needs of children with ASD
YES for initial consultation only.
For the program: Assisting the team in setting up a system of