ABA Therapy for Children with Autism in Portage Park
The Place for Children with Autism in Portage Park opened in January of 2018 and offers children aged 2 – 6 full day, ABA therapy in our 6,000 sq ft preschool-like center. Our Portage Park location is only 10 minutes from I-94 and I-90 and serves Portage Park, Mayfair, Jefferson Park, Montclare and other nearby areas. The center faces Montrose Ave and includes 4 classrooms, a large open activity area, and a secure entryway. The Place provides one-on-one ABA therapy in a preschool-like setting.
Now Enrolling Ages 2 – 6
Our ABA therapy for autism services include:
Increasing Communication and Language Skills
Improving Social Skills
Developing Independent Living Skills (potty training, etc.)
Building Executive Functioning Skills
Developing Motor Skills
The Place prepares children with autism and their families for the transition from our program to traditional school settings by developing the skills they will need to succeed in school and by improving behaviors that may be impeding learning.
We also offer Spanish language services for Spanish-speaking families as well as translation services and parent and caregiver support and training.
Award Winning Services
The Place for Children with Autism has been given a 2-year accreditation from the Behavior Health Center of Excellence for outstanding service delivery in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). The Place was also recognized as a Top 50 Healthcare Provider in the United States by the International Forum on Advancements in Healthcare.
All our centers employ certified Registered Behavior Technicians (e.g., one-on-one therapists) and Board Certified Behavior Analysts to provide individualized care for each child. Our full day therapeutic program for children with autism provides one-on-one support, a structured learning environment, extra-curricular activities, and social skills groups.
With ten autism centers for children in the greater Chicago area, and with two more opening in 2021, our goal is to build on the foundation of your child’s success by helping them gain independence and preparing them with school readiness skills. Each child’s autism treatment is tailored to meet their specific needs and delivered in a one-on-one setting by a certified ABA therapist (RBT).
6202 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
Monday – Friday
8AM – 4PM
Testimonial video is from a former client and was unsolicited.