Providing coordinated services across multiple disciplines throughout Connecticut.
ABA • Speech • OT Therapies Evaluations/Assessments Social Skills
Individual focused services for the most successful outcomes
Connections to Independence
Dedicated independence centered program for teens.
Building Foundations of Independence
Offering a uniquely unified approach to sustainable independence. >>Learn More
Our mentors will be with you every step of the way on your journey to independence.
Uncovering Strengths. Realizing Potential.
We design and support social, daily living, vocational and educational goals specific to your strengths and needs.>>Learn More
Schools & Agencies
We are committed to working with districts & agencies to ensure continuity of care
Many Partners. One Goal.
Services range from assessments, evaluations to ESY supportive services & training
Providing comprehensive autism services for a person’s behavioral, social, emotional & physical needs
Innovative Autism Services provides comprehensive services for people with autism for every stage of their lives. Services start from early childhood interventions through adult assistance. We offer a team oriented approach across all autism services as the key to achieving their independence with as little supports as possible.
By delivering individualized interventions and programming focused on specific needs we are able to assist in achieving goals that can be generalized throughout a person’s life.
“If they can’t learn the way we teach,
we teach the way they learn”
― O. Ivar Lovaas
FindingInnovativeWays toEngage, Teach
& Create MoreLearning Opportunities
Learning is fundamental, but not always easy.
We help find the right strategies to maximize learning & success through a person centered approach.
More Than Social Skills
Developing foundation skills and beyond
Our module-based program targets skills across six different areas of development, such as joint attention, greetings, social play, self-awareness, conversations, perspective taking, and critical thinking. Although the core emphasis of our social groups is to teach our learners to interact socially with their peers, the modules allow us to target these skills on an individual level, while still working within a group environment.
Our groups will be navigating through the program with different activities that incorporate skills needed to master each module. As the learners progress through the modules, the skills will become increasingly advanced. The goal is for each learner to successfully complete all modules and maintain acquired social skills throughout the duration of the group.
How are our classes different?
Year-round classes with placement by skill level
Individualized goals for each child
Opportunities for generalization through community outings & whole group events
Parent meetings included to give parents an opportunity to learn more about the program, ask questions & learn how to better carry over skills outside the group
Learning doesn’t need to stop at the school bell. Offering ABA-based after-school programming for tweens & teens.
We go far beyond a typical after-school program. We actively seek out community engagement, volunteer and vocational opportunities.
Each student receives weekly mentoring sessions as part of their enrollment. Additional 1:1 in-home and community based mentoring available.
Offering teens a uniquely unified approach to sustainable independence.
With the insight of staff and input of family, each student will take an active role in creating a set of goals driven by their own strengths, needs and interests. Through the careful coordination of structured group learning, community exploration and mentoring, each student will be provided with the support and opportunity to achieve those goals and create the foundation for independent adulthood.
Know Your Options
Accepting Most Major Insurances
Dedicated in-house staff that understand the world of autism related insurance billing
We provide 1 on 1 benefit consultations so you understand all your covered services
Special service grant funding available
Private pay financing and payment options available