ABA Therapy Blog

Siblings of Children with Autism

In our quest to improve the lives of children who live with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD for short) we sometimes forget about those on the sidelines: their siblings.  Raising a child with ASD can feel all-consuming at times, and it can be easy to let your children...

Autism Signs in Toddlers

Most experts in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD for short) will tell you that early intervention is key to the overall development of a child on the autism spectrum.  As parents though, it’s hard to know what’s normal or not when it comes to our child.  Is it a...

Behavioral Analysis : Consult your Child’s Doctor

It’s easy to know as a parent when to call your pediatrician about fevers, coughs, and sore throats.  It’s another story when it comes to your child’s behaviors, moods, and overall development.  How do you know if your child is really struggling in school or social...

ABA Therapists

ABA therapists have a very special job.  ABA (applied behavior analysis) in Lafayette, LA treats diagnoses such as autism with real world applications using the ABC method; antecedent, behavior, and consequence.  The antecedent is the action that precedes the...

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Therapy Can Help

When your child is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, the feeling is overwhelming.  From the sheer number of therapies available to specific diets that can help reduce symptoms, it’s difficult to choose which route to take to benefit your child.  One thing is...

Behavior Issues with Kids

When it comes to behavior in autistic children, nothing is permanent. Understanding triggers and events that lead up to a certain behavior or action can drastically improve their quality of life and yours.  For an autistic child, the world is a very different place...

What is Applied Behavior Analysis?

If you’re the parent of a child with autism, and you’re searching for ABA therapy in Lafayette LA, you no doubt have questions about what exactly the therapy entails. To understand applied behavior analysis, we first have to understand behavior analysis in general....

How ABA Therapy Helps Children with Autism

As one of the foremost treatments for autism spectrum disorders (ASD), applied behavior analysis therapy has a great reputation as an effective and safe method of treatment for those with autism, especially children. Based on principles of learning, motivation, and...

Therapy Center of Acadiana: An ABA Therapy Clinic

Therapy Center of Acadiana (TCA) is a clinic providing ABA therapy Lafayette LA. Located in Lafayette Parish, TCA provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Developmental Disabilities. We focus on...