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6 Tips for Managing Your ABA Practice Remotely

You’ve probably found yourself transitioning your ABA practice towards a remote operation, for the time being, or for a more permanent change to your practice, and you are not alone. There is a growing wave of telehealth services being offered online due to the overall convenience, lowered cost, and added ability to reach clients in more remote areas that would otherwise have difficulty receiving much-needed services.

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13 Resources to Help You Keep Your ABA Practice Running During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted many sectors of the economy, including many ABA therapy offices that are now grappling with the question of whether to retain their employees and stay open. Fortunately, there are various federal government relief programs as well as other resources that can help small businesses like therapy practices weather this storm. We’ve compiled a list of resources that may help your ABA therapy office stay in business in the next few months.

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5 Questions on Telehealth: ABA Therapy in the Time of COVID-19

For this session of the ABA Community Chat, we were joined by Dr. Joy Pollard, Co-founder and CEO of Clinical Operations at Behavior Change Institute. Dr. Pollard has been working in the area of telemedicine or telehealth practices for the past seven years. Her own clinical practice is focused on the delivery of service through telehealth modalities in homeschool and residential settings. As a subject matter expert on telehealth guidelines for the Council for Autism Service Providers (CASP) she gives great insight into how practitioners can continue providing care during the COVID epidemic.

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Your Guide to Behavior Analyst Certification Requirements in 2020

Applied Behavior Analysts (ABA) are therapists who help individuals improve, increase, and maintain behaviors needed for everyday life. They focus on a wide range of behaviors including communication, social skills, academics, and even hygiene to name a few. The idea is that ABA therapists help individuals adapt in various situations and learn how to transfer skills from one situation to another. This type of therapy is typically used to help those who have autism learn how to successfully navigate the world around them. If you’re interested in becoming an ABA therapist but are not sure of the certification requirements, this is the perfect guide for you! This guide will break down the requirements, how you go about obtaining each one, and how often you have to go through re-certification.

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ABA Providers: Track Hours Towards Employee Certifications with Ease

As an ABA practitioner, you have a lot on your plate. You’re constantly working with clients and doing what you can to make progress with them. If you own your business, you’re also concerned about billing, marketing, employee management, and more. Even with everything you have to do you still have to worry about whether or not employees are properly tracking the hours they need to complete their professional certifications.

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Client Spotlight: Autism Home Support Services

We recently had the pleasure of speaking with Catalyst client Laura McKee, CEO of Autism Home Support Services headquartered in the Chicago area. We discussed current happenings and future plans for AHSS, as well as Laura’s insights on the ABA industry and organizational practices.  

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Results: Catalyst delivers 59% ROI!

The Journal of Organizational Behavior Management (“JOBM”) publishes articles promoting scientific research in Organizational Behavior Management. The most recent volume of JOBM included a particularly

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