Blended ABA Treatments for Autism
April 24, 2012
Hosted by Rob Haupt
In this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio Dr. Frea focuses on intensive early intervention approaches to treating autism. Current ABA treatments often involve a combination of ABA methods to best address the individual child’s needs. These blended interventions can be confusing as the right combination can take time and effort to determine and changes over time. It is important for parents to understand the basic differences in ABA approaches and how they address different needs for their child. In this episode Dr. Frea and his guest, Dr. Travis Thompson discus blended ABA therapies and what questions to ask to ensure you child gets the right treatment package. Be sure to catch Autism Spectrum Radio Tuesday, April 24th at 11 AM.
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Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. We offer practical information for parents of children of all ages. The show explores treatment topics and recent research. We have a variety of guests to share their expertise, experience and resources. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.
Rob Haupt is a passionate professional in the field of autism. His knowledge of autism services, treatment options and insurance coverage has made him a popular guest speaker to advocate groups. He also shares tips for parents through his weekly video blog.
Rob is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with over 12 years of experience treating individuals with Development Disabilities. He currently serves as Vice President of Business Development at Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST), an agency that provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Occupational Therapy and Speech to individuals with Autism. In his role with AST, Rob has collaborated with parents, teachers, and schools to support better understanding of autism health insurance mandates and how to effectively use insurance coverage. Watch Rob’s weekly video series on www.autismtherapies.com.