Licensed Psychotherapist and Special Needs Advocate
ABA Network, Inc
Michelle E Coulter, MA, BCBAExecutive Director
1329 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Suite 210
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
ABA Network offers evidence based approaches based on the science of Behavior Analysis. We treat children with developmental delay, speech and language delays, autism spectrum disorders, related disorders, and social challenges. ABA Network utilizes state of art technology that allows you instant access to view your child’s progress, record behaviors, upload video for feedback and collaborate with other treatment team members. We are an In-Network Provider for most Insurance Companies, vendor for Tri-Counties Regional Center and work in Ventura County Schools.
ABI – Autism Behavior Intervention
Marla Saltzman, MA, BCBA, Clinical Director
Maureen Moore, MA, BCBA, PPS, Managing Director
ABI offers: Assessment, Program Design & Consultation, Home-Based Intervention, School-Based Intervention, Parent and Family Training, School District & Classroom: Collaboration & Training. Note: Services extend only to east of 23 freeway area in Ventura County
Adel Najdowski, PhD, BCBA-D , So. Cal. Clinical Director
Ventura County and North LA
ABRITE’s suite of services: Early Start, Children, and Teenager Services; Assessment; Home-Based Intervention; Parent Training; Undesirable Behavior Reduction; Classroom Assistance; Social Skills Training; Social Skills Groups; Sibling and Peer Interaction Sessions; Curriculum Design & Consultation; Workshops/Training; Feeding/Picky Eating; Sleep Difficulties.
16782 Von Karman, Suite 11
Irvine, CA 92606
Phone: (949) 833-2237
Addison Behavioral Resources – ABR
Director: Laura Addison, Ph.D., BCBA
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)-based assessment and treatment to individuals ages birth to 22 years diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorders (e.g., autism) or other developmental disabilities and their caregivers. Specific techniques included in ABA treatment programs include Discrete Trial Training (DTT), Pivotal Response Training (PRT), and Verbal Behavior. Programs are individualized to address a variety of skill deficits (e.g., self-help, language, academic, etc.) as well as a variety of behavioral excesses (e.g., self-injury, aggression, disruption, self-stimulatory behaviors, etc.). Other services offered include behavioral assessment and treatment of food refusal and food selectivity. In addition, district-wide, school-wide, or teacher/para educator training, parent and sibling training, and inclusion services. Services are provided both in the home and in the school. ABR provides services throughout Ventura County and is a vendor with Tri-Counties Regional Center and is a Non-Public Agency (NPA) with a master contract with the Ventura County SELPA.
Autism Center for Treatment – ACT
Directors: Aimee Anderson, Ph.D., Karen Barbi, Psy.D.
Assessment and treatment of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other behavioral disorders of childhood using Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Discrete Trial Training (DTT), Pivotal Response Training (PRT), the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), sign language, the TEACCH system, self-management and others. Programs are comprehensive and address communication, social, play motor, cognitive, academic, attention, and adaptive skills. Specialized programming is used to teach anger/anxiety management, theory of mind, executive functioning, reading, writing, typing, math and other skills. ACT offers in-home ABA-based treatment programs, diagnostic and treatment assessment, school consulting, school aides, ABA training, social skills groups, parent and sibling education, seminars, and more. ACT is a Non-Public Agency (NPA) with a Master Contract with the Ventura County SELPA.
301 Science Drive, Suite 180, Moorpark, CA 93021
Autism Spectrum Consultants
Orange County: (949) 474-5577
San Diego Country: (858) 272-2662
Inland Empire: (951)) 523-0221
CARD – Center for Autism & Related Disorders
Applied Behavior Analysis, Discrete Trial Teaching. Depending on where you live in Ventura County – they are either clinic based services or workshop.
CA Speech and Rehabilitation, Inc.
505 Thousand Oaks Boulevard, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Child Development Center, Simi Valley Hospital and Health Care Services
1900 East Los Angeles Avenue #300, Simi Valley, CA 93065
Phone: 805-955-8120 (Robin P. Millar, P.T.)
Children’s Developmental Milestones, Inc.
Executive Director Eileen Gholizadeh, MA in Clinical Psychology
- Regional Center Services
- Adaptive Skills
- Applied Behavior Analysis
- Specialized Services
- Behavioral Consultation
- DIR/Floortime™ Program
- Case Management
- Parent Education and Counseling Services
- School-based Services
Children’s Medical Services/CA Children’s Services
2240 East Gonzales Road Suite 260, Oxnard, CA 93036
Children’s Therapy Center, Inc.
155 Granada Street Suite A, Camarillo, CA 93036
CPC – California Psychcare
ABA, DTT, Floor Time, Applied Floor Time, PRT, Incidental Teaching, Social Skills Training. CPC is a Regional Center vendor and NPA.
F.A.C.T. (Family, Adult, & Child Therapies)
10642 Santa Monica Blvd., #202
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: (310) 475-9620
Mobile: (310) 701-9930
Fax: (310) 470-3169
First Steps For Kids
Dr. Jennifer Harris, Phd
Provides workshop model ABA programs in Ventura County
Holdsambeck and Associates
Inclusive Education and Community Partnership
Rick Clemens, M.A.,
Inclusion Specialist, Behavioral programs
2323 Roosevelt Blvd, Suite 6
Oxnard, California 93035
Institute of Applied Behavior Analysis (IABA)
Provides behavior management services, supported employment, supported living and supported educational services to individuals with developmental disabilities and mental illnesses.
Children and Youth Services
(available in Ventura county as well)
Contact: Jody Demming Douglas, Ph.D., BCBA – Director of Youth Services
Klein and Associates Educational Therapists and Consultants, Inc.
5010 Parkway Calabasas
Calabasas, CA 91302
Lauri Singer – Early Start, Children and Adult Services
Laurie Singer M.S., SMFT / Behavioral Specialist
155 Granada Street
Camarillo, CA 93010
Office: (805) 910 7802
LIFE – The Lovaas Institute for Early Intervention
Applied Behavior Analysis, Discrete Trial Teaching
Provides workshop model ABA programs in Ventura County
11500 W. Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
Patterns Behavorial Services
Courtney Muehlebach - Program Manager
Phone: 657-444-9002 ext. 106
3230 E. Imperial Hwy Suite 203
Brea, CA 92821
Proof Positive ABA Therapies
Serving Orange, San Diego, and Los Angeles Counties
Phone: (949) 910-6767
Santa Barbara Center for Educational Therapy
972 Miramonte Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109
1891 Goodyear Avenue Suite 605, Ventura, CA 93003
Doug Moes, PhD, BCBA
Applied Behavior Analysis, Discrete Trial Teaching, Pivotal Response Training, Picture Exchange Communication Systems, Positive Behavior Supports. STAR treats children with disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood, or adolescence: Communication Disorders, Pervasive Developmental Disorders (i.e., Autism, Asperger’s), and Disruptive Behavior Disorders. Provides ABA programs in Ventura County. Vendored with TCRC, and VC SELPA.
685 E Cochran St, Suite 220, Simi Valley, CA 93065
Contact: Doug Moes, Ph.D., BCBA
Sunderlin Behavioral Interventions (SBI)
Thousand Oaks, Ca.
Executive Director: Yrenka Lolli-Sunderlin, MS, BCBA
Description of Services:
SBI is an non-public agency (NPA) certified by the California Department of Education. Our mission is to provide effective, empirically-validated educational and behavioral services to individuals and their families. As a smaller, private agency with a great deal of experience, we are able to offer more personalized services and practical accessibility to a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Services Include: Assessment, Interim Behavioral Services, Booster Sessions, In-home Parent Training, School Consultation, Adolescent Social Skills Groups, and Staff Training.
The Shape of Behavior
10623 Riverside Drive
North Hollywood, CA 91602
Toll-Free Phone: 1-866-437-2165
The Rehabilitation Institute at Santa Barbara (Medical Therapy)
2415 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Phone: 805-683-3788 (Melinda Staveley, President/CEO)
Tri-Counties Easter Seal Society
10730 Henderson Road, Ventura, CA 93004
UCSB Koegel Autism Center
Lynn Koegel, Ph.D.
Pivotal Response Training
Websites about Behavioral Therapy & Therapeutic Models
This is a collection of Internet and other resources which parents of children with PDD, PDD-NOS, autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, or hyperlexia may find useful.
A therapeutic model that focuses on building social skills and interaction abilities.
TEACCH is a North Carolina program administered through the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, widely used in special education classrooms.