Autism is a lifelong, complex neurobiological disorder of development that affects a person's ability to understand and use language to communicate, relate to people, events and objects, respond to sensory stimuli, and to learn and think.
1 in 68 children in the U.S. have autism. In North Carolina, 1 in 58 children have autism.
With early diagnosis, intervention, and consistent application of behaviorial techniques, children, adolescents, teens and adults with autism can be successful at school, home work and in the community. Find out more about Autism Signs and Symptoms.
Easterseals UCP provides autism services:
- Direct ABA interventions in the home, community, schools and autism centers
- Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA)
- Family/Caregiver training
- Specialized Consultative Services
Applied Behavior Analysis Services at Easterseals UCP:
Autism Services is a team of autism experts focused on supporting individuals and families with real time answers to the ever-changing and complex challenges autism presents --- through one service-centered organization.Our goal is to provide help and hope to families impacted by autism.
Easterseals UCP is one of the largest providers in the state providing services to:
Learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) at Easterseals UCP
- Children who need a place to live, learn, work and play
- Parents who need guidance and support
- Adults who need the opportunity to live the richest lives possible
For more information call Easterseals UCP Autism Services Office 704-522-9912
Director of Easterseals UCP Autism Services, Leica Anzaldo
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Holiday tips for individuals with autism
Resources for families coping with autism can be challenging. We continue to compile links and references to help you ranging from statistics to helpful apps.
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