Autism Services in Columbia, MD



Benefits of Columbia ABA Therapy


  • 9 — 1-on-1 therapy rooms
  • Socialization Play Area
  • Concept Play & Art room
  • Movement & Sensory room
  • Nap room

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

Your Child Deserves Personalized & Compassionate ABA Therapy

Helping Hands Family’s supportive approach to autism therapy can significantly improve your child’s quality of life.

Our clinics offer:

Our clinic-based ABA services and in-home ABA treatment in Columbia, MD is Ascent Based, meaning treatment adaptations are made based on a child’s response to sessions.  

Even if you are just beginning your ABA therapy journey, we provide comprehensive support for our Columbia, MD families. Before your child begins to learn, grow, and thrive with our caring ABA team, we can help you:

In striving to be the best ABA therapy in Bethesda, MD, and Columbia, MD area we empower our clients by:

Your child’s learning and development needs are unique. Our behavior plans carefully considers your child’s:

Once we understand your child’s needs and goals clearly, positive reinforcement and play-based autism services can begin!

ABA therapy in Columbia, MD

How Child-Specific ABA Services Can Help

We support a child’s behavior and functional progress with:

For example, by teaching children with autism how to express their needs and desires more clearly, important life skills like asking for help or requesting a specific item can lead to greater independence and confidence in daily life. 

HHF’s best ABA therapy plans involve a combination of helpful learning elements and exciting activities. Our ABA services aim for a child to reach behavioral, social, and functional milestones. The HHF clinicians help your child develop important problem-solving skills and effective communication. To expand our treatment, we use Trauma Informed ABA to build trust with your child by providing choices and Ascent Based Practices to adapt treatment based on your child’s response to sessions.

We provide Parent Training, which includes:

How Child-Specific ABA Services Can Help​

Why Early Intervention is Important for Children With Autism

Building an intentional foundation in the early stages of learning can be incredibly beneficial for children with autism! Early intervention when it comes to autism therapy leads to numerous benefits, and, it’s never too early to begin. Research has shown that even children younger than 40 months of age can benefit from early intervention with a qualified ABA therapist

Why is early intervention in Applied Behavior Analysis so effective? Implementing behavior plans early allow children more time to practice and internalize the communication, socialization, and behavior skills learned in ABA therapy. Our trained ABA therapists in Columbia, MD can help your child:

Are You Looking for Autism Services in Columbia, MD?

Our caring team in Columbia, MD will support you through the whole ABA process.

Required documents to get started at HHF include:

  • An official autism diagnosis

  • An autism services (ABA Therapy) prescription

  • An accepted insurance plan

Even if you don’t have a diagnosis or insurance yet, we’ll gladly help you find a licensed diagnostic provider, a qualified insurance plan, and anything else necessary to begin receiving the best ABA care your child deserves!

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