The Marcus Autism Center Community Autism Program serves children:
A behavior parenting counselor goes into the home to work directly with the child and parents. Counselors assess family's strengths, needs and priorities to create a service plan to best meet those needs. Services are generally provided in weekly 2 hour appointments for up to 12 weeks.
Home Consultation—a behavioral parenting specialist serves as a parent trainer who demonstrates and coaches family members in techniques that:
Child-focused Planning—all services begin with a set developmental process that includes family planning to:
Positive Behavior Support and PCI—as a family team, we design a behavior intervention plan for problem behavior that help parents:
Language Instruction and Teaching Techniques—is a one-on-one service aimed at providing family members with skills that:
Developing home-based routines and schedules
Developing alternatives for difficult times and places
To request an appointment information packet, please send an email to email@example.com and the packet will be emailed to you to complete and return to schedule an appointment. You can also call our central intake line at 404-785-9400.
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Joanna Lomas Mevers, Ph.D., B.C.B.A., Director, Severe Behavior Program
Marcus Autism Center is a subsidiary of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
1920 Briarcliff Road Atlanta, GA 30329-4010Operating hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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