Autism Treatment/Applied Behavioral Analysis (BCBA)

Description: Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) specialists offer therapeutic interventions for children and adults with autism spectrum disorders that are based on the theory of applied behavior analysis that behavior rewarded is more likely to be repeated than behavior ignored. (AIRS LR-0450.0500) Certification includes Board-certified Behavioral Analyst (BCBA), and Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA).

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Boise, ID

Organization Name: The Arc, Inc
Address: 4402 Albion
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-343-5583
Fax: 208-343-5683
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.

Life Skill training and support is provided to individuals with Intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to promote furthered independence. Developmental therapy services include teaching money management SKILLS, meal preparation, personal hygiene, social interaction, anger management, home safety, community awareness, housekeeping, communication, social skills development, functional reading, writing, personal safety awareness, public transportation use, and access to other community resources. Services are provided in an individual’s home, at our main site, or in the community.

The Arc assists in determining strengths, needs, job interests, and job matches for a variety of careers in employment. Individuals may select: Interviewing Skills, Job Seeking and Keeping Skills, Community Based Work Evaluations, Community Based Work Adjustment, and Personal Computer Training. Qualified Arc staff assist in job development, placement, job training, and follow up services.

Work and Business Services
Production-based work includes: printing mailing, packaging, assembly, and paper contracts. Work can be completed at our main site or we can bring a supervised work group of to your site. Labor costs, liability insurance, employee benefits, and Worker’s Comp coverage are provided by The Arc. Work is secured through a competitive bidding process. One hundred percent quality control is guaranteed. Prevocational activities and work training are provided for persons with disabilities preparing to enter the competitive labor market.

Assistance is provided to individuals with disabilities to search for a job, obtain a job and learn the job with support from staff.

(Recreation And Vacation Experiences)

Recreation and leisure opportunities enhance each person’s quality of life, including sports, travel, dances, and special events. Vacation packages offer small, integrated travel opportunities at affordable rates. Activities range rafting, and horseback riding, to enjoying city nightlife, train rides, Boise River float trips, Shakespeare nights, bingo, and biking on the Greenbelt. Click the "blue" link above for more detailed information and a current list of activities
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Autism Society of America - Treasure Valley Chapter
Address: Boise, ID 83711
Phone: 208-336-5676
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Autism Society Treasure Valley hosts informational presentations on the 2nd Monday of every month at St. Lukes Meridian. See their website for details, or more information on their Facebook page: "Treasure Valley Autism Society - TVAS".

Support, education and advocacy group for autistic individuals and their families.

Provides the following services:
Monthly educational presentations
Program scholarships for autistic individuals
Online support group
Community events for autistic individuals and their families
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 450 W. State St.
5th Floor
Boise, ID 83720-0036
Phone: 208-334-5512
Eligibility: Adults or children with developmental disabilities or delays.
Services Provided: The Family and Community Services Developmental Disabilities program, plans coordinates ad oversees community services to children with developmental disabilities through regional developmental disabilities programs. For children with developmental disabilities who are Medicaid eligible, the program administers Children's Service Coordination and Intensive Behavioral Intervention. Direct services are delivered by Medicaid funded private agencies. Additionally, the program administers the Developmental Disabilities Family Support program and Court Related Service program for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Crisis Prevention Teams:

Team provides consultation services to adults and children with developmental disabilities who live in community settings (with family or paid providers) to help problem-solve behavioral issues or other problems being experienced that may jeopardize community placements.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 450 W State St
5th. Floor
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-6530
Fax: 208-332-7331
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: When enrolled in Developmental Milestones parents receive periodic
screening questionnaires to monitor their child's development. The
questionnaires ask questions about what a child is doing and learning
at various stages of development in the areas of communication, gross
motor, fine motor, problem-solving, personal-social and
emotional skills.
The Developmental Milestones staff reviews parent responses and updates
parents on their child's growth and development. With parent consent,
screening results will also be forwarded to the child's primary care
physician or clinic. If parent responses indicate an area of concern,
parents will be contacted about additional evaluations at no cost through the
Idaho Infant Toddler Program.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: PO Box 190613
Boise, ID 83719
Phone: 208-870-0563
Services Provided: A non-denominational, faith based adaptive learning program for children and adolescence on the Autism Spectrum. We offer after school and summer programs.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/12/2013
Address: 3641 North Market Lane
Boise, ID 83703
Phone: 208-342-0374
Fax: 208-908-6405
Eligibility: Apply for Admission Online
Services Provided: The Idaho Center for Autism is a developmental disabilities agency specializing in the treatment of those affected by autism spectrum disorders. Located in Boise, Idaho, the Center not only provides a variety of services but is also dedicated to training, advocacy and outreach for family and community members.
Our services include: Developmental Therapy, Habilitative Supports and Interventions, Intensive Behavioral Intervention (IBI), Friends Academy, Speech Therapy, Service Coordination, Educational Therapies, Counseling, Sibling and Parent Support Groups, Advocacy, Referrals, Classes, Workshops and Continuing Education Credits and a lending library.

New Families: We invite you to download and fill out the application below, and one of our staff members will respond to it as soon as possible.

Prospective Employees: Send us a completed application, along with your resume, for consideration.Habilitative Supports
Developmental Therapy
Habilitative Intervention
Floortime and Relationship Based interventions
Speech therapy
Individual, family and children’s counseling
Social Skills Groups
Friends Academy
Service Coordination and Advocacy
Classes, Workshops, CEUs and CECs
Parent Support Group (3rd Tuesday of every Month, 6:30-7:30pm; Parents Only; RSVP please)
Autism 101 class (2nd Tuesday of every Month, 6-7pm; registration required)
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/10/2015

Coeur D Alene, ID

Address: 411 N 15th St
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-664-4133
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Panhandle Autism Society (PAS) is a non-profit organization serving Idaho's five northern counties. The following services are provided:
Refer to website or facebook page for listing of current events.
Teen group and young adult group currently meeting. Call ore see website for details.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Meridian, ID

Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: 208-336-5676
Address: Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: 208-336-5676
Eligibility: Contact for eligibility.
Services Provided: Support group for parents of children who have autism.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Address: 3525 Louise Drive, Suite 250
Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: 208-381-7312
Fax: 208-781-7328
Services Provided: St. Luke's Children's Developmental Pediatrics provides care for patients from birth to age 18 years for developmental, behavioral, and learning disorders that include, but are not limited to:
Asperger Syndrome
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Developmental Delay
Mental Retardation
Cerebral Palsy
Genetic and Birth Disorders
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)
School Learning Issues
Sleeping Problems
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)
Cognitive Deficits
Speech Delay
Provider Profiles: J.T. Leavell, MD
Michael Sexton, MD
Dawn Powell, DNP, CPNP-PC
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/19/2018

Nampa, ID

Address: 320 11th Ave S
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-466-1077
Eligibility: Medicaid and Self-Pay
Services Provided: Chatterbox is an Idaho based, 100% therapist owned speech and language center. Chatterbox provides speech & language services to children ages birth-21 years of age. Chatterbox provides individualized assessment and treatment based on the needs of every child.

Speech delays & disorders, hearing impairments, autism spectrum disorders, developmental delays, auditory process disorders, cochlear implants, feeding difficulties, oral-motor difficulties, voice disorders, learning disabilities, phonological awareness & reading difficulties, receptive & expressive language delays & disorders.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/31/2018


4182 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
Phone: 866-366-3361
Address: 4182 Adams Ave
San Diego, CA 92116
Phone: 866-366-3361
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Autism Research Institute (ARI) is the hub of a worldwide network of parents and professionals concerned with autism. ARI was founded in 1967 to conduct and foster scientific research designed to improve the methods of diagnosing, treating, and preventing autism. ARI also disseminates research findings to parents and others worldwide seeking help. The ARI data bank, the world's largest, contains over 40,000 detailed case histories of autistic children from over 60 countries.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/28/2019
Address: Washington, DC 20405
Eligibility: Available to all.
Services Provided: Online Resource: provides quick and easy access to comprehensive information about disability programs, services, laws and benefits. You can begin your search by visiting any of the nine subject areas at the top of this page. To find disability resources in your state just click on the Find State and Local Resources map located in each of these subject areas.
Some of the many topics you will find information about on include:
**Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
**Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities
**Job Accommodations
**Social Security Disability Benefits
**Vocational Rehabilitation
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018
Address: Santa Clara, CA 95054-3222
Phone: 408-727-5775
Fax: 408-286-1116
Eligibility: None.
Services Provided: On Line Resource: PHP is a family resource center serving parents of children with special needs. PHP hosts a variety of Support & Information, in the Santa Clara County area (California). PHP's web site also includes information, links, and fact sheets for families not located in the immediate service area. They have information about the child's condition including a library with up-to-date books, videos, packets, and other printed materials. They can provide referrals on where to find and how to use service systems to get care for your child, including unique resources. Information on financial relief information for the child's added expenses, through insurance, SSI, and other sources. Resources to develop advocacy skills to ensure and protect the rights of the child, and to build the parent's confidence.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/28/2019