APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS (ABA) Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services are incorporated into the comprehensive treatment approach at the Melmed Center. ABA is the application of principles of behavior to improve socially significant behavior to a meaningful degree. ABA therapy is evidence based and research has documented the effectiveness of ABA in the education and treatment of people with autism. Having a child with special needs impacts the whole family such as participating in family functions and community outings depending on how your child engages with others and their surroundings. Our ABA services are family-focused and each treatment is individualized to fit your family’s needs and improve the quality of life for the whole family.
Insurance At this time, Melmed ABA Center we only are contracted with BCBS and United Health Care Payment Methods We accept private pay and the following insurances with an autism diagnosis only - Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), United Health Care. Please contact your insurance carrier to verify whether or not your policy covers Autism Benefits and ABA services. We must receive insurance approval or authorization before starting services. We recognize that the process is a complex one, so do not hesitate to ask for more explanations. Please call our ABA Program Manager at 480-443-0050 ext. 307.
We look forward to helping facilitate the most optimal outcome for your child!