Beacon Services of Connecticut is a private group practice of behavior analysts, behavioral therapists and specialized therapists organized to provide intensive behavioral/instructional services to individuals with disabilities. This practice specializes in evidence-based treatment to young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD). Beacon works extensively with children who exhibit a variety of learning and challenging behaviors in home and school settings. Beacon Services of Connecticut utilizes instructional procedures and treatment orientations based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
Beacon's mission is to increase a child's personal, academic and behavioral independence. This is achieved by focusing on building a child's academic, social communication and adaptive skills. By teaching critical learning skills, Beacon promotes growth and reduces challenges experienced by children with ASD, their families and schools. In its' work with children with ASD, Beacon Services of Connecticut uses only evidence-based instructional practices.