Welcome to KidsLink Connect!

We Provide:

  • Intensive center-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy for children and teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder or other developmental disorders.
  • Individualized therapy programs, developed by one of our Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA).
  • Minimum requirement of 8 hours per week of direct therapy.

Goals Of ABA Therapy Can Include:

  • Behavior modification
  • Communication and social language skills
  • Daily living skills
  • Social skills
  • Self care skills
  • Gross and fine motor skills

What Makes KidsLink Connect Different?

  • Our BCBA team works under the direction of:
    • Dr. Nevada Reed, MD, pediatric neurologist
    • Dr. Michelle DePolo, PsyD and BCBA-doctoral
    • Dr. Jocelyn Geib, SLP and PhD in Special Education
  • Our BCBAs have monthly clinical review meetings where client cases can be discussed with a multi-disciplinary team that includes pediatric neurology, pediatric psychology, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy.
  • Our BCBAs have worked in the KidsLink School and extensive experience with severe behaviors and intensive needs.

How Does a Center-Based Program Work?

  • One of our expert BCBAs will provide assessment, program development, parent training, and consultation.
  • Tutors are skilled Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs).
  • Programs are customized to your child's specific needs.
  • Various data collection methods are used to monitor progress and guide programmatic changes.
  • Different instructional methods are used, including Naturalistic Environment Teaching (NET) and Discrete Trial Training (DTT).

How Do We Get Started?

  • Call to schedule an intake with a KidsLink Connect BCBA.
  • After this, the assessment process begins and includes direct observation, parent interview and standardized assessments.
  • Final insurance approval after the assessment phase can take up to 6-8 weeks.

Financial Questions

  • KidsLink Connect is currently paneled with Medical Mutual, Anthem (BCBS), Aultcare, and Summa.
  • KidsLink Connect is not an Autism Scholarship (ASP) or Jon Peterson Scholarship (JPS) provider. Academic and educational therapy goals are provided through KidsLink Neurobehavioral Center.