Behavioral Health Agency in Forest Hills

How Affordable ABA Therapy Can Be

March 23, 2023

As a parent or caregiver of a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), one of the most important decisions you will make is how to provide your child with the best possible care. Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy is one of the most effective treatments for children with ASD, but concerns about the cost of this therapy can make it seem out of reach for many families. However, the reality is that ABA therapy can be quite affordable, and there are many payment options available to help families access this essential treatment.

At its core, ABA therapy is a data-driven approach to behavior modification. It focuses on teaching new skills and reinforcing positive behaviors while reducing negative behaviors. The goal of ABA therapy is to improve the quality of life for individuals with ASD and their families by promoting positive behavior change in areas such as communication, socialization, self-help, and academic skills.

One of the main factors that can make ABA therapy seem expensive is the misconception that it must be provided in a clinical setting. However, ABA therapy can be delivered in a variety of settings, including in-home, at school, or in a community-based setting. This flexibility allows families to choose the most convenient and cost-effective option for their needs.

Another factor that can make ABA therapy seem expensive is the cost of the required training and supervision for the ABA therapist. However, many insurance plans cover ABA therapy as a medically necessary treatment for ASD, and Medicaid provides coverage for ABA therapy in most states. Additionally, many ABA therapy providers offer sliding scale fees, payment plans, and other financial assistance options to help make ABA therapy more affordable for families.

At Achievement Behavior Care, we understand that affordability is a top concern for families seeking ABA therapy. That's why we offer a variety of payment options to help families access the care they need. We accept most insurance plans, and offer a sliding scale fee structure based on household income. We also offer payment plans and other financial assistance options to ensure that cost is not a barrier to accessing ABA therapy.

In conclusion, ABA therapy is an essential treatment for children with ASD, and it can be quite affordable with the right payment options. At Achievement Behavior Care, we are committed to helping families access the ABA therapy their child needs to thrive. Contact us today to learn more about our payment options and schedule a consultation with one of our experienced ABA therapists.

Achievement Behavior Services

Boutique agency since 2015

Achievement Behavior Services is a boutique agency providing quality individualized applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapy to children on the autism spectrum. Established in 2015 ABS is licensed and trained ABA therapists implement behavioral therapy methods in the child’s environment to improve social, behavioral and adaptive skills.

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Behavioral Health Agency in Forest Hills