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How to Incorporate the Lessons from Your ABA Specialist Into Your Household

While the quality of the learning plan for your child with autism is vital, knowing how to encourage and maintain that positive growth outside of the clinical setting is equally essential. Functional growth is a long-term process that’s greatly enriched by a stable home environment. Unless ideas learned in behavioral therapy become a part of… Read More

Helping Hands Family recognizes Dr. Vanetta Larosa

EAST NORTHPORT, N.Y., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Helping Hands Family (HHF) celebrates 20 years of transformative work by Dr. Vanetta LaRosa, founder of it’s NY clinic. Dr. LaRosa has been trained by some of the autism industry’s top scholars and well published professors. In 2001 she opened Helping Hands Children Services, serving children with autism in Long… Read More

Daughter with autism makes progress through ABA Therapy with Helping Hands Family

PAOLI, Pa., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Abby, a 10-year-old girl diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, waited 16 months before finding a provider for the therapy she needed. Abby’s parents searched for a provider but everywhere they went had a long wait list for the recommended Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy. Abby’s mom, desperate to… Read More

Neurocognitive Evaluations

New services led by Dr. Elkhonon Goldberg, Ph.D., ABPP, we are offering individually-tailored and comprehensive neurocognitive evaluations using standardized tests to meet the distinctive needs of our clients. Neurocognitive evaluations add an extra layer of understanding to all of our treatment plans, because they evaluate underlying neurocognitive deficits. They can be especially beneficial for young people with… Read More