Autism Therapy in Weymouth


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The official screening tool to detect Autism Spectrum Disorder in children ages 16-30 months.

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Services We Offer in Weymouth

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Weymouth Location:

293R Washington Street
Norwell MA 00261

Accepted Insurance Plans at Autism Learning Partners Weymouth:

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Logo - ALP Insurance
Cigna logo - ALP insurance option
Magellan Health logo - ALP insurance option
Optum insurance logo - ALP insurance option
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About Autism Learning Partners in Weymouth

Autism Learning Partners (formerly Pacific Child & Family Associates) began offering services to children with autism and other development disabilities, and their families, in 1988. The company was an early proponent of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and quickly adopted this clinical methodology as the cornerstone of its services to children and families. Autism Learning Partners now offers treatment services in many states across the US, collaborating with doctors, therapist, families, schools, and specialists for complete, effective care.

Our Mission

The mission of Autism Learning Partners is to provide the highest level of clinical expertise to facilitate significant and sustainable improvement for the individuals and families we serve.

Our Vision

Autism Learning Partners strives to give hope, support and paths of progress for children and their families living with Autism and related disorders. We believe that a tailored, comprehensive care plan managed by our exceptional clinical talent, partnered with love and commitment from the family, allows each child to achieve his or her maximum potential.

Meet Your Weymouth Team

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Cara Gibney BA, PGDip, MA, BCBA, LABA

Associate Clinical Director

Cara has been working in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis for over 10 years. She completed her qualifications through the University of Auckland in New Zealand, where she conducted a Masters level research thesis in the area of vocal stereotypy. Cara has provided ABA services within New Zealand, Abu Dhabi, the Cayman Islands and the United States. She has worked within homes, centers, schools and under Government contracts.
Cara is passionate about providing high quality, family-focused intervention. She believes that parent involvement and healthy clinical relationships create strong learning environments, which can lead to greater outcomes.

Cara grew up in Auckland, New Zealand and has been a Massachusetts resident for the past 2 years.

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Frequently Asked Questions in Weymouth

There are parent organizations and resources within the Weymouth area that may be helpful supplements to ABA therapy. Please contact us for more information.

Therapy sessions might take place in your home or community, depending on what the ALP Clinical team recommends. Each session, a Behavior Technician will work one-on-one with your child, targeting individualized goals embedded into fun and functional activities. Sessions can last 2-4 hours depending on your child’s needs. Parent training is always a part of the treatment plan, as we want you to have that support.

We use evidence based behavior analytic techniques. The specific techniques implemented by the ALP Clinical team are entirely dependent on your child and the goals identified during the assessment. Your Clinical Supervisor will discuss the techniques more during the assessment. It’s important to our clinical teams that the right techniques are selected for your child. There are no one size fits all.

The medical diagnosis must come from a diagnostic provider, such as a Primary Care Physician or Psychologist. Unfortunately, an IEP will not suffice on its own. A diagnostic evaluation, like the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS), would need to be completed.

We currently do not conduct diagnostic evaluations at this location, but can provide families with a list of diagnosticians in the Weymouth area.

Resources for families in Massachusetts

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