ABS: West Chester

Education and Treatment Programs for Autism
and Related Disabilities in the West Chester / Mason, Ohio Area.
Applied Behavioral Services has expanded and we now have a new location in West Chester / Mason area! Our mission is to provide comprehensive and research based treatment to individuals on the autism spectrum through center and home-based therapy. ABS strives to increase the communication, social, and academic skills of individuals on the autism spectrum.

Our West Chester / Mason location embodies the ABS standard of providing the most intensive and comprehensive learning environment for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder / Asbergers Syndrome. With ABS, you can rest assured your child gets the customized and personalized treatment and education they deserve.

ABS West Chester employs a dedicated team of specialized professionals, including 4 BCBA’s and 4 BCaBA’s that provide both center-based and community services. We also have a licensed speech therapist, an occupational therapist, social workers, and a music therapist. All behavior technicians working with our clients have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field and complete an intensive 2 week training in Applied Behavior Analysis. All BCBA’s are licensed as COBA’s with the Ohio Board of Psychology, and are under the Behavior Analyst Certification Board.

  • Small Group Classrooms (based on individual needs)
  • 1:1 ABA Therapy Sessions
  • Home & Center-Based Consultative Services Provided by a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst
  • Social Skills Groups
  • Employment and Job Training
  • Assessments
  • Case Management for Parents and Guardians
  • Health and Sexual Education to Promote Safety and Understanding
  • Speech Therapy
  • Social Work and Counseling Services
  • Music Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
Lori Watson
Executive Director
Michele LaMarche
Executive Director, BCBA
Alicia Cachat
M.Ed., BCBA, Director
Carla Himmelwright
BCaBA, Clinic Manager
Lora Short
BCaBA, Intervention Specialist, Clinical Supervisor

ABS West Chester: 2016—2017 Calendar

July
1-15, Summer Break (closed)
18, Staff In-Service
19, 1st Day of Services
August
26, Staff In-Service
September
5, Labor Day (closed)
19, Staff In-Service
October
31, Happy Halloween
November
23-25, Thanksgiving Break (closed)
December
16, Staff In-Service
19-30, Winter Break (closed)
January
16, Martin Luther King Day (closed)
February
3, Staff In-Service
20, President's Day (closed)
March
31, Staff In-Service
April
10, Staff In-Service
14, Closed
17, Closed
May
12, Staff In-Service
29, Memorial Day (closed)
June
30, Staff In-Service