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.
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I Am A Special Needs Parent We were diagnosed with autism very early- barely age 2 with a full-fledged autism diagnosis. The toddler years were spent navigating a whole new system of therapies, interventions, the latest news in the growing obsession of “what causes autism,” and doctors, doctors, and more doctors. At every new encounter with yet another medical professional, another therapist, another family who had walked in our shoes we would get the same vague encouragement. “Early intervention will change the entire outcome,” they would say. All I heard at every new evaluation and every new doctor’s appointment was how key early intervention was and that we were on the right path to getting a hint or normalcy back into our lives. With every year I lost and gained hope at the same time. We saw tremendous strides, amazing progress that brought me to my knees. We raved about his accomplishments from first words to potty training, trick or treating and birthday party successes. Yes we were moving forward but it was and still is at the pace of a snail. What would have been his first day of kindergarten came and went. He didn’t make it. After nearly..Read More »
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