ABA Therapy in North Bethesda, MD



Benefits of North Bethesda ABA Therapy


  • 8 — 1-on-1 therapy rooms
  • Socialization Play Area
  • Feeding Room
  • Occupational Therapy Room

Bryanna Santee MA, BCBA, LBA


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology at Howard University
  • Masters of Arts (M.A.) Special Education with a focus on Autism at San Francisco State University
  • Masters of Science (M.S.) Applied Behavior Analysis from Florida Institute of Technology


  • Years of Experience: 16 (5 years as a BCBA)

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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!

Our HHF team will discuss your child’s customized ABA therapy plan, which is built with the family’s input. 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 North 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 North Bethesda, MD to discuss an autism treatment plan for your child. Helping Hands Family’s ABA autism therapy mixes fun activities and positive reinforcement to help reach important milestones such as:

After your child’s ABA therapy plan is developed, our entire HHF clinical team collaborates to help your child reach their milestones. There is a 1 to 1 ratio between our ABA therapists and clients to facilitate step-by-step guidance for each kid. 

For families seeking early intervention, our nurturing applied behavior analysis is a wonderful option for early intervention for younger children and toddlers diagnosed with ASD. Numerous studies have shown that early intervention increases the chances of significant improvements in:

Whether your child joins us for early intervention or is transferring from another autism clinic, our North Bethesda, MD RBTs establish a safe and encouraging learning atmosphere for your child. Our autism therapy incorporates impactful learning opportunities while sharing an engaging mix of fun activities to reach and meaningful progress!

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 information you need 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 we recommend for 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!