Over the years, CBS’s 60 minutes has covered several stories on autism. The lastest, airing October 4, 2020.

This 60 Minutes segment deals with companies seeking to hire people with autism. Anderson Cooper talks with 5 individuals with autism about the struggles of finding employment and how companies are honing in on the unique capabilities of people on the spectrum.

Forward thinking companies are re-thinking the way they interview potential employees based on data absorption, problem solving and critical thinking that many ASD adults possess.

ABA Blog-60 Minutes on adults with autism seeking employment.

The science of Applied Behavior Analysis has developed from a large body of evidence-based research over the last several decades. Baer, Wolf, & Risley defined this science best in 1968: “Applied Behavior Analysis is the process of systematically applying interventions based upon the principles of learning theory to improve socially significant behaviors to a meaningful degree, and to demonstrate that the interventions employed are responsible for the improvement in behavior.”

Our ABA Therapy programs and treatment plans are based on assessment data, current research, and literature in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) as well as on your child’s or young adult’s individual needs.

At ABA Therapy Solutions, we are highly skilled at executive functioning coaching, which teaches students how to plan and organize.  Additional training includes skill acquisition and behavior reduction, which relates to replacing or reducing inappropriate behaviors.  Each client will also learn functional communication, life skills, social skills.

It’s difficult to imagine your little one looking for a job, but adulthood will come quicker than you think! Make sure that your child has the opportunity to learn the skills necessary to complete. ABA Therapy Solution provides the training, coaching and support to help children with ASD and other developmental disabilities master basic everyday skills. Click the button below to learn more.

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