The Center for Children with Special Needs & The Center for Independence is an interdisciplinary clinic specializing in the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of children and adolescents with complex developmental disabilities, in particular those with:
- Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and related Pervasive Developmental Disorders
- Pediatric Chronic Illness (including Spina Bifida, Prader Willi Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Muscle Disease, Diabetes)
- Developmental Disabilities and severe behavioral difficulties including aggression and self injury
Staff from CCSN will be attending the 36th Annual BABAT Conference at the University of Massachusetts Amherst from October 15th-16th 2015.
Staff will be presenting on the following topics:
Establishing Complex Discriminations with Early Learners in Educational Settings. Amanda LaPrime, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Shaunessy Egan, M.S. Ed., BCBA, and Rebecca Munday, Ed.S., BCBA.
Using Preference Assessments to Enrich Various Aspects of Educational Programming for Learners with Complex Needs. Shaunessy Egan, M.S. Ed., BCBA, Jessica Rohrer, M.S., BCBA, Kristen Stadolnick, M.A., BCBA, Kimberly Marshall, M.A., BCBA.
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CCSN is looking to hire a Senior Behavior Analyst to join our team. Please click here for further information.
CCSN is currently expanding its feeding clinic. Please contact Melissa at 860-430-1762 to initiate the process.
Dr. Julie Wolf is offering a sibling support group to server individuals who have sibling(s) on the autism spectrum. Please contact Melissa at 860-430-1762 to initiate the screening interview process.
Dr. James Loomis is currently accepting screening interviews for high school age students and adults for Social Skills groups. Please contact Melissa at 860-430-1762 to initiate the process.