Autism Spectrum Services
We specialize in the evaluation, support, and treatment of people age 18 and older who have Asperger's Syndrome/High Functioning Autistic Spectrum Disorder and related conditions.
Alix Generous is an amazing young woman— she's done award-winning science and helped develop new technology--all before graduating college. She has Asperger's, a form of autistic spectrum disorder that can impair basic social skills required for communication, can be associated with certain sensitivities, anxiety, and depression. She found the right treatment and worked hard to learn how to share her thoughts with the world and manage issues of anxiety and trauma. In this funny, personal talk, she shares her story.
Understanding what treatment needs to focus on is important. We offer many kinds of assessments:
Social and Daily Skills Assessment
Comprehensive and personalized treatment is the key to success, and we offer the following:
Skills Training: We offer training in social cognition and social skills as well as neuro-cognitive remediation
Psychotherapy: CBT and DBT helps people manage their symptoms of OCD, anxiety, depression
Educational Support: Tutoring and educational placement and planning
Placement and support services
Organization and Life skills: CBT for executive functioning, life skills coaching
Family Services: Supportive counseling, parenting training,and family therapy