Behavior Supports

Behavior Therapy for Children


Spectra offers both home-based and on-site behavior therapy services by licensed behavior specialists and trained therapeutic support staff.   Many are eligible for these services under their private insurance when there is a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Our staff approaches draw from various techniques including : Applied Behavior Analysis, Floor Time, Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and Sensory Integration.

Behavior Workshops


Check back for evening workshop offerings on specific topics. Past topics have included:

Taming Tantrums

Executive Functioning

Bedtime Routine

123 Magic​ ​and many more!

Behavior Supports


Our highly-experienced Behavior Specialists create community or family Behavior Support Plans for youth and adults that target ways to support the individual, alter the environment, and teach replacement behaviors. A functional behavior analysis (FBA) is followed by e clear-concise plan that can be implemented by families and/or staff who are supporting the individual. Our Behavior Specialist help to integrate various services to assure common treatment goals and target outcomes. 

Non-violent Crisis Prevention Training


Spectra offers families who have a member who is prone to verbal or physical aggression the opportunity to receive in-depth training in how to deal with such crises.  Drawing from the expertise of the Crisis Prevention Institute, this training helps families to work toward safety for the individual and family members.  

Parenting Series: Raising Resilient Kids


This on-going series offers parents concrete strategies for developing structure in the home to increase desired behaviors and decrease challenging ones.