Founded in 2007, Susan and Glenn Wood along with a group of concerned parents saw the need for a different type center to serve families affected by autism. The Hope Center for Autism was born from the need for a supportive environment and more ABA Therapy for families in the Fort Worth area. Parents formed together to agree on what was needed and what would be beneficial during their journey. The Wood’s vision aligned with these parents perfectly and the Hope Center for Autism was formed.
Hope Center for Autism provides services to support the family affected by autism. We afford a wide range of services to meet the personal needs of each family. Services are specific and programmed on a case-by-case basis. Hope Center for Autism employs two full-time BCBA’s on staff. This ensures the implementation of programs meets the standards of our BCBA supervisors.
Our Services Include:
Tablets are the best thing to happen to your child with Autism…NOT!!!!!!!!!!!!! If you look up the two words “autism” and “tablets” together you will get a myriad on articles of how great this electronic tool has been for the autism community. I would agree that there has been some awesome apps out there for our children and I have even been sucked in by all the hype that surrounds these devices. For some of our kiddos it has been very helpful tool for communication, which is something all parents want for their children. So, yes, there have been some good things that have come out of the tablets. With that said, I’m here to tell you about the not so glamorous side of the tablet. 1. Children with autism become addicted to tablets very easily to the detriment of everything else. If I were to allow my son free access to a tablet he would literally be on it all day. It is literally the first thing he asks for every day and at night when he goes to sleep he asks if he can play it the next day. He would not be using the tablet to communicate..Read More »
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