ABA Therapy in Bethesda, MD



Clinical Director: Shelley Murawsky, BCBA, LBA


  • Master of Science (M.S.) Clinical Psychology with a clinical concentration in ABA at UNC-Wilmington
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychology and Linguistics at UNC-Chapel Hill


  • Years of Experience: 26

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Let us show you how ABA Therapy can help your child achieve their greatest potential.

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy in our Bethesda, MD clinic is filled with support and compassion. Helping Hands Family’s team of ABA therapists make it their mission to improve the quality of life for your child, assist your family, and provide proven ABA principles that can be used in and out of our clinic!

If you are new to ABA therapy, the HHF team will walk you through a customized therapy plan for your child. We are proud to offer the following autism services in Bethesda, MD:

We Create Personalized Autism Treatment Plans for Your Child

Our autism therapists in Bethesda, MD customize each treatment plan to address the needs and goals of your child. Our ABA therapy team is comprised of:

Following the intake process, you’ll meet with one of our BCBAs in Bethesda, MD to formulate a  plan of care for your child. Helping Hands Family’s autism therapy includes fun and inspiring creativity while also focusing on important milestones such as:

After your child’s ABA therapy plan is developed, the entire HHF team will contribute to your child’s growth. Our team consistently collaborates and provides the type of care that supports your child with step-by-step guidance. The Bethesda, MD RBTs provides direct assistance to your child, and are always on the lookout for impactful learning opportunities. An engaging mix of fun activities and meaningful progress is what we’re best at!  

Remain Involved With Our Supportive Autism Therapy

Since ABA therapy is generally a long-term development process, we actively encourage all parents and family members to become involved. We provide all the tools and information needed to replicate your child’s learning environment at home. Incorporating these ABA interventions into daily habits can greatly improve outcomes!  

Before, during, and after ABA therapy, you can expect consistent support from our team of autism professionals. We will always keep you informed with details about your child’s progress and adjustments that may be made to your child’s care plan. By working together as a team, your child will experience a huge difference in their life 

Contact Us Today to Learn About Enrollment!

Are you ready to explore the autism treatment at Helping Hands Family in Bethesda or need assistance in another nearby location? Along with Bethesda, we proudly offer ABA therapy in Lanham, MD, Columbia, MD, and several other service areas. No matter the location, we are here to help your child! Contact us for free information and discover the many ways our ABA services can help.

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*We also have out-of-network and private pay options. Contact us to verify your insurance benefits today!