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ABA Therapy

PSYCH ASSOCIATES OF MARYLAND

Applied Behavioral Analysis

We at Psych associates prioritize your wellbeing and constantly strive to bring effective therapies to help you live a happy life.

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What is ABA Therapy

Applied Behavioral Analysis

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a type of therapy that focuses on improving specific behaviors, such as social skills, communication, reading, and academics as well as adaptive learning skills, such as fine motor dexterity, hygiene, grooming, domestic capabilities, punctuality, and job competence.

ABA is effective for children and adults with psychological disorders in a variety of settings, including schools, workplaces, homes, and clinics. It has also been shown that consistent ABA can significantly improve behaviors and skills and decrease the need for special services.

Why ABA Therapy

Benefits of Treatment

ABA is commonly practiced as a therapeutic intervention for individuals with autism. According to the Center for Autism, ABA helps the autistic client improve social interactions, learn new skills, and maintain positive behaviors.

ABA also helps transfer skills and behavior from one situation to another, controlling situations where negative behaviors arise and minimizing negative behaviors. With autism, ABA is most successful when intensely applied for more than 20 hours a week and prior to the age of 4.

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We are offering free consultations to evaluate whether Applied Behavioral Analysis can benefit you!

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