The New England Center for Children®33 Turnpike Rd. Southborough, MA 01772
ADMISSIONS: Bethany McCann, 508-481-1015.
AGES/GRADES: Ages 3-adult in ungraded 7 day a week, 12 month a year residential program. Day programs are 12 months and include school for ages 5-12, preschool for ages 3-7, home-based for ages 14 months-5.
THERAPEUTIC SERVICES: Psychiatric consultation, individual and group counseling, OT and speech & language services available on site.
THERAPEUTIC ORIENTATION: Clinical services are based on the principles of applied behavior analysis, with individual student programs designed and adjusted in response to continual functional analysis of that student’s challenging behaviors. Educational services are focused on teaching functional skills and academics appropriate to the student’s development.
POPULATION SERVED: Autism, PDD-NOS, Asperger’s, and related disabilities.
766 APPROVED: Yes
COMMENTS: The primary goal is to help each student achieve skills for the greatest possible independence in the least restrictive environment, including return to their home school and community.