Our Individual Therapy Services
KGH offers innovative and comprehensive individual therapy services for middle school-aged individuals with autism and related special needs. We provide individualized and evidence-based therapy, consultation, education, support, and empowerment for teens and their families.
KGH provides a comprehensive approach to therapy and offers applied behavior analysis (ABA), speech therapy, occupational therapy, social work services, social groups, and parent education and empowerment. We can address issues related to social skills, social language, executive functioning, challenging behavior, functional language, safety skills, leisure skills, eating, sleeping, and self-care skills. Therapy sessions can occur in the clinic, home, community, school, summer camp, or wherever you need us.
Individual Therapy Services
Comprehensive ABA Therapy
Our comprehensive ABA therapy program uses the science of behavior analysis to teach across a variety of areas. We provide therapy and coaching where it is most meaningful to you and your child whether in our center, in your home or in the community.
Focused ABA Therapy
Our focused ABA therapy program uses the science of behavior analysis to teach skills across a limited number of areas. We provide therapy and coaching where it is most meaningful to you and your child, whether in our center, in your home or in the community.
Do you have concerns regarding your child’s feeding? Does your child have a limited repertoire of foods they consume? Does your child exhibit challenging behaviors during mealtime? If so, our feeding program is for your child!
Challenging Behavior Support
Our behavior consultants at KGH are able to provide a comprehensive and individualized assessment and therapy program to address a variety of behavior challenges for all ages.
Speech and Language Therapy
Speech and language therapy at KGH consists of identifying and treating oral motor and feeding difficulties, language comprehension, social pragmatic issues and alternative forms of communication (e.g., PECS, sign and voice output devices) as well as building functional and social communication skills.
AAC Evaluation and Therapy
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) therapy at KGH is led by a licensed speech language pathologist. The evaluation results are used to formulate individualized recommendations and therapy to promote the client’s communication success through augmentative and/or alternative communication devices and applications.
Occupational therapy at KGH consists of identifying and treating sensory processing difficulties, motor planning/sequencing, apraxia, body tone, sensory integration dysfunction and regulation issues.
Counseling and Psychotherapy
Individual mental health therapy services for children, teens and young adults consist of identifying major life stressors and creating a supportive and individualized therapy plan.
This type of therapy addresses issues of social awareness and social engagement, as well as interacting with peers.
Additional Middle School Services
We know how challenging it can be to coordinate all of your teen’s different services and activities. At KGH, we offer all of our comprehensive services under one roof. Let us worry about putting all the pieces together. Our team will work with you to create a comprehensive and individualized therapy schedule that works best for your teen and your family.
In addition to our individual therapy services, we also offer the following services for our middle school-aged clients:
- Think Social!
- After School Hangout: Middle School
- Thriving in Middle School/Jr. High
- Teen and Young Adult Parent Education & Empowerment Series
- Parent Coaching
- Individual Material Making
- Therapeutic Community Outings Support
- Parent Support Group
- Sibling Therapeutic Sessions
- Introduction to Autism: A Training for Babysitters, Caregivers and Professionals
- School Collaboration/IEP Support
- Consultation for School Districts