Services Directory

 LaBAA does not endorse providers. LaBAA provides optional service postings as a courtesy to its members.   

Lake Charles and surrounding areas
Milestones Behavioral Services

Milestones provides a variety of behavior analysis services.  All services are supervised by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and are individualized to meet each client's needs. Founder and Director, Melissa Coco Raymond, BCBA, has worked in the field of  Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) since 2004.  She earned a bachelor's degree in Sociology from McNeese State University and a master's degree in Behavior Analysis from the University of Houston Clear Lake.  To view the Milestones Behavioral Services website,  click the logo on the left.

 
St. Nicholas Center for Children​

St. Nicholas Center offers a wide range of services including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Social Skills Training, and Barton Dyslexia Tutoring.  ABA services are provided and supervised by a staff of five Board Certified Behavior Analysts. All services are provided to children with autism, developmental delays, and neurological disorders in a fun loving and educational environment.  Christy Papania-Jones founded St. Nicholas Center in 2008 and has a special interest in children with autism as her own son is faced with this challenge. She opened the center in hopes that her son, as well as other children like him, would receive the best ABA, speech, physical and occupational therapy that Southwest Louisiana could offer. Please visit our website for more information at www.stnickcenter.org or click the logo on the left.

 
McNeese Autism Program​

Located in Lake Charles, LA, The McNeese Autism Program provides comprehensive treatment services for children with autism spectrum disorders and other challenging behaviors.  With a focus on delivering high-quality, personalized ABA therapy, our services include intensive early interventions, parenting workshops, social skills groups, language and communication training, and challenging behavior reduction.  Services are open to everyone, as we meet the ever-changing needs of children, teens, and adults.  Our staff of Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA) and Louisiana Licensed Behavior Analysts (LBA) work closely with our families to design a unique, comprehensive training program that benefits the entire family.  The McNeese Autism Program is a proud part of McNeese State University's ABAI-accredited graduate training program in Behavior Analysis.  For more information on our services, visit www.mcneese.edu/autism  or click on the logo to the left.    

 
LINKS ABA Therapy

     

​LINKS ABA Therapy is located in Lake Charles, LA.  Our specialists have 15 years experience teaching and assessing children, adolescents, and adults, with a variety of cognitive and developmental delays, Autism, ADHD, and other behavioral health concerns.  Working closely and collaboratively with family, teachers, and other treating professionals, we seek to maintain naturalistic settings for learning.  Under the supervision of our Licensed and Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), Melissa Authement, our staff is committed to providing every individual a comprehensive ABA program, given their unique and individual needs.  Our emphasis is client achievement and maximal individual potential in their home, school, and the community creating lasting change throughout their lives.  LINKS specialists serve individuals of different abilities needing to develop everyday skills towards functioning more independently at home, school, and work.  For more information, visit www.abalinks.com or click on the logo to the left.

 
Sulphur and surrounding areas

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Lights On ABA Services, LLC

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  • ​Lights On ABA Services, LLC was founded in October 2015 to service individuals located in Southwest Louisiana.  Our goal is to provide a positive learning experience that capitalizes on a child's strengths and addresses his or her weaknesses.  We provide individualized treatment that is based on strategies found to be effective through decades of peer-reviewed research.  We measure your child's progress, make individualized treatment changes based off of your child's progress, and provide family support to promote the usage of these skills in the real world; We provide Applied Behavior Analysis services for individuals with skill deficits including those with Autism. 

  • Owner, Scott Williamson, has been in the field for over 10 years across a variety of experience settings including university-based BCBA training settings, regional service provision, classrooms, in-home, and in-office.  Scott enjoys hiking, running, playing guitar, constructing robots, and  spending time with his wonderful wife, Carrie, son, Alexander, and two dogs Omar and Jaba. For more information on our services, please call (337) 888-3049 or email Scott at scott@lightsonaba.com.

Baton Rouge and surrounding areas
One Step At A Time, Behavioral Services, LLC​

 

One Step At A Time Behavioral Services provides behavior analytic therapy, training and consultation across an array of settings and directions of focus.  All services provided are customized to meet individual needs and goals. Founder and Director, Daniel LeSage, BCBA, has been working in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis since 2006.  He has earned a dual Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Sociology from Louisiana State University and a Master's degree in Behavior Analysis from  the University of Houston- Clear lake.  Mr. Lesage is also willing to travel outside of the Baton Rouge area to provide requested services .For more information regarding services available, please visit the website www.onestepatatimebehavior.com or click the logo on the left. 

 

Behavioral Intervention Group

At the Behavioral Intervention Group, we provide Applied Behavior Analysis therapy services for children who are exhibiting developmental delays or who have already been diagnosed with autism or other developmental disorders.  Our goal is to provide the skills, teaching environments, and learning opportunities necessary to improve the quality of life for each of our clients.  We offer center-based  therapy, taking a highly personalized approach that adapts each child's program specifically to meet his or her needs.  We offer our clients the best evidence-based treatments available designed and supervised by experienced Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA.)  To learn more about the Behavioral Intervention Group, please visit www.big-br.com or click the logo to the left. ​

 

 

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

The Center for Autism & Related Disorders was established in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, and has become one of the world’s largest providers of evidence-based autism treatment. With both domestic and international reach, CARD touches the lives of thousands of individuals affected by ASD and their families. For more information, visit www.centerforautism.com or call (877) 448-4747. You can access the website by clicking the logo to the left.

 

Butterfly Effects

Butterfly Effects is one of the nation's leading providers of community-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for individuals with autism and other disabilities.  We help children at all developmental levels to expand their skills and soar to new heights.  Please call to learn how we can help, (888) 880-9270 or click the logo to the left to visit our website; www.butterflyeffects.com. 

Bridges Learning Solutions

Merakey Education and Autism

Merakey Education and Autism joins the Capital Region by bringing its continuum of services for individuals with autism and other developmental delays to the community. Our comprehensive approach and expert staff are equipped to successfully support each child’s area of need as well as increase their opportunity to succeed. Our centers in Baton Rouge and Hammond provide high quality, one-on-one, behavior analytic services for children and adolescents. We pride ourselves in offering supports to enhance acquisition of skills and decrease maladaptive behaviors.

Our center also serves as a great place for children to have peer to peer interactions throughout their day. In conjunction with ABA therapy services, we also offer our Bee Me Child Development Center, Speech and Occupational therapies, transition services, and special education for children ages 3 – 21. Our Louisiana locations offer a targeted and developmentally appropriate approach to allow children and students innovative educational and behavioral solutions. For more information on our services and locations please visit: http://educationandautism.merakey.org/louisiana.html or call 724-532-2302.

Lafayette and surrounding areas
Therapy Center of Acadiana

Therapy Center of Acadiana is a treatment and learning center for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders, and many other developmental delays.  TCA has been providing services to the families of Acadiana since 2011.  TCA provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy to help these individuals progress towards the skill and developmental level of their peers.  All therapy sessions are supervised by aBCBA.  We are very dedicated to providing real-world results that help our local families.  For more information, we encourage you to visit our website, www.tcacadiana.com or  click the logo to the left.  ​

 

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

The Center for Autism & Related Disorders was established in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, and has become one of the world’s largest providers of evidence-based autism treatment. With both domestic and international reach, CARD touches the lives of thousands of individuals affected by ASD and their families. For more information, visit www.centerforautism.com or call (877) 448-4747. You can access the website by clicking the logo to the left.

 

 

Touchstone ABA

 

Touchstone ABA is  a private facility dedicated to providing state of the science Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals, families and schools.   

At The Touchstone Center our qualified and credentialed staff designs measurably superior individualized programming in 1:1, group, center, home and school based settings.  We also offer professional consultative services to other entities such a schools, school districts and other centers.  Our services are packaged as full day, part day, after school and can be hybrid across sites.  The Touchstone Center provides ongoing family support and outreach through regularly scheduled family training and 1:1 intensive family meetings.  

Our staff consists of Masters and Doctoral Level Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analysts, CABAS Certified teachers, Registered Line Technicians, a Licensed Neuropsychologist and Medical Psychologist and a MAPC and counselor intern. 

At The Touchstone Center our goal is to provide frequent and intensive ABA services using the most current research findings in the field.  We use scientifically sound practices to induce and develop new behavioral cusps and capabilities for individuals so they can access the environment in new and beneficial ways.   

In general our programming addresses behaviors across the following domains:

Academic Literacy, Problem Solving,  Communication, Expanding the Community of Interests, Self-Management and Motor skills. We seek to provide not only the most effective programming but also the most efficient.  For more information, email  thetouchstonecenter@gmail.com.     To visit the website www.thetouchsotnecenter.com, click on the logo to the left.

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LaHaye and Doll ABA Services

LaHaye and Doll ABA Services was founded in March 2020 to provide clinic-based services to the Acadiana area. Co-owners Jessica Doll and Hannah LaHaye have been working in the field of applied behavior analysis (ABA) since 2015. Our mission at LaHaye and Doll ABA Services is to provide quality compassion-centered ABA services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. Through the use of individualized empirically sound interventions and family support, we hope to create socially significant behavior change and improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. For more information, call (337)769-3413 or visit our website, ldaba.com,  by clicking on the logo to the left. 

ShineThru ABA Therapy, LLP

We provide Applied Behavior Analysis services to ages 1-18.  Co-owners Amanda Galland, BCBA, LBA and Sara Mansilla, BCBA, LBA are on site daily to provide guidance and supervision to RLTs.  We are located in Alexandria, the heart of CENLA.  We provide parent training, ABA services, and IEP support for families of school-aged children.  We are located at  4019 Parliament Dr. in Alexandria, LA 71303.  Our phone number is (318)308-9748, Fax (888) 432-2814, or email us at : shinethruabatherapy@gmail.com or click the logo to the left to visit our website: shinethruaba.weebly.com

 

Alexandria/Ville Platte/Mamou and surrounding areas
Beyond the Curve Pediatrics 

Our experienced Board Certified Behavior Analysts put you and your child's needs first. We are proud to provide a high quality level of client care involving 1:1 Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy by our extensively trained Registered Line Technicians with supervision delivered by our on location BCBA/LBA's . 

 

Not only will our ABA team focus on existing issues, we also work to assure socially significant behaviors are taught to improve quality of life for both you and your child. With years of clinical ABA experience, our BCBA's will assess your child and create a custom therapy plan that is client centered and aimed at your child's specific needs. Our program includes specific parent training and help to assure all interventions are applied across all environments.  We are proud to announce that in addition to our primary clinic in Ville Platte, we have opened a second clinic location in Mamou, LA to better serve our clients in these locations.  Please visit our website at  https://beyondthecurveaba.com/

        

Monroe and Ruston and surrounding areas
Behavioral Developmental Services

Behavioral Developmental Services (BDS)  is a therapy center that works with children and young adults with ASD. developmental delays, behavioral problems, and individuals that are needing social skill development.  BDS uses Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), counseling, and group therapy as part of their therapy practices.  We currently have offices in Monroe, Ruston and Olla, Jena and Winnsboro, La.  Our therapists are currently working with individuals in a clinic, home, and school settings.  BDS is owned by Lloyd Boudloche, EdD, LPC-S & LBA For more information, you can call us at (318) 600-6640.  Click on the logo to visit BDS's website.

BEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES, LLC

3201 Armand Street Monroe, LA 71201

1002 South Vienna Ruston, LA 71270

PHONE: 318-600-6640

        FAX 318-605-2662      

 

New Orleans and surrounding areas
Butterfly Effects

Butterfly Effects is one of the nation's leading providers of community-based and in-home Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for individuals with autism and other disabilities.  We help children at all developmental levels to expand their skills and soar to new heights.  Please call to learn how we can help, (888) 880-9270 or click the logo to the left to visit our website; www.butterflyeffects.com. 

Autism Spectrum Therapies
Dr. Santino LoVullo (Tino) is a Director of Clinical Development for AST. He began his career as an elementary school special education teacher, and then went on to receive his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Louisiana State University.​
Please visit out website to learn more about our services: https://autismtherapies.com/locations/louisiana/​
Atlas Autism Center
 
ATLAS Autism Center is a locally owned and operated therapy facility for children with autism. We provide in-clinic therapy to children between the ages of 2-6 to increase various skills such as language, social, group, early academic, and adaptive. Our philosophy is to provide consistent, transparent, and efficient care to our clients. ATLAS Autism Center provides in clinic therapy to children with autism. Our services include the following: assessment, 1:1 direct therapy (ABA), group instruction, and parent training. Our mission is to provide consistent and efficient care to children with autism.
We are located on the westbank of New Orleans in Gretna. The address of the facility is 1000 Behrman Highway, Gretna 70056. We can be reached at atlasautismcenter@gmail.com or at 504-265-0548. Our website is atlasautismcenter.com.

 

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

The Center for Autism & Related Disorders was established in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, and has become one of the world’s largest providers of evidence-based autism treatment. With both domestic and international reach, CARD touches the lives of thousands of individuals affected by ASD and their families. For more information, visit www.centerforautism.com or call (877) 448-4747. You can access the website by clicking the logo to the left.

 

 

Touchstone ABA

 

Touchstone ABA is a private facility dedicated to providing state of the science Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals, families and schools.   

At The Touchstone Center our qualified and credentialed staff designs measurably superior individualized programming in 1:1, group, center, home and school based settings.  We also offer professional consultative services to other entities such a schools, school districts and other centers.  Our services are packaged as full day, part day, after school and can be hybrid across sites.  The Touchstone Center provides ongoing family support and outreach through regularly scheduled family training and 1:1 intensive family meetings.  

Our staff consists of Masters and Doctoral Level Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analysts, CABAS Certified teachers, Registered Line Technicians, a Licensed Neuropsychologist and Medical Psychologist and a MAPC and counselor intern. 

At The Touchstone Center our goal is to provide frequent and intensive ABA services using the most current research findings in the field.  We use scientifically sound practices to induce and develop new behavioral cusps and capabilities for individuals so they can access the environment in new and beneficial ways.   

In general our programming addresses behaviors across the following domains:

Academic Literacy, Problem Solving,  Communication, Expanding the Community of Interests, Self-Management and Motor skills. We seek to provide not only the most effective programming but also the most efficient.  For more information, email  thetouchstonecenter@gmail.com.     To visit the website www.thetouchsotnecenter.com, click on the logo to the left.

 Hammond and surrounding areas

 

Touchstone ABA

 

Touchstone ABA is a private facility dedicated to providing state of the science Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals, families and schools.   

At The Touchstone Center our qualified and credentialed staff designs measurably superior individualized programming in 1:1, group, center, home and school based settings.  We also offer professional consultative services to other entities such a schools, school districts and other centers.  Our services are packaged as full day, part day, after school and can be hybrid across sites.  The Touchstone Center provides ongoing family support and outreach through regularly scheduled family training and 1:1 intensive family meetings.  

Our staff consists of Masters and Doctoral Level Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analysts, CABAS Certified teachers, Registered Line Technicians, a Licensed Neuropsychologist and Medical Psychologist and a MAPC and counselor intern. 

At The Touchstone Center our goal is to provide frequent and intensive ABA services using the most current research findings in the field.  We use scientifically sound practices to induce and develop new behavioral cusps and capabilities for individuals so they can access the environment in new and beneficial ways.   

In general our programming addresses behaviors across the following domains:

Academic Literacy, Problem Solving,  Communication, Expanding the Community of Interests, Self-Management and Motor skills. We seek to provide not only the most effective programming but also the most efficient.  For more information, email  thetouchstonecenter@gmail.com.     To visit the website www.thetouchsotnecenter.com, click on the logo to the left.

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

The Center for Autism & Related Disorders was established in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, and has become one of the world’s largest providers of evidence-based autism treatment. With both domestic and international reach, CARD touches the lives of thousands of individuals affected by ASD and their families. For more information, visit www.centerforautism.com or call (877) 448-4747. You can access the website by clicking the logo to the left.

 

Terrebonne, Lafourche, and St. Mary Parishes

Merakey Education and Autism

 

Merakey Education and Autism joins the Capital Region by bringing its continuum of services for individuals with autism and other developmental delays to the community. Our comprehensive approach and expert staff are equipped to successfully support each child’s area of need as well as increase their opportunity to succeed. Our centers in Baton Rouge and Hammond provide high quality, one-on-one, behavior analytic services for children and adolescents. We pride ourselves in offering supports to enhance acquisition of skills and decrease maladaptive behaviors.

Our center also serves as a great place for children to have peer to peer interactions throughout their day. In conjunction with ABA therapy services, we also offer our Bee Me Child Development Center, Speech and Occupational therapies, transition services, and special education for children ages 3 – 21. Our Louisiana locations offer a targeted and developmentally appropriate approach to allow children and students innovative educational and behavioral solutions. For more information on our services and locations please visit: http://educationandautism.merakey.org/louisiana.html or call 724-532-2302.

Houma, Thibodaux and surrounding areas

 

Touchstone ABA

 

Touchstone ABA is a private facility dedicated to providing state of the science Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals, families and schools.   

At The Touchstone Center our qualified and credentialed staff designs measurably superior individualized programming in 1:1, group, center, home and school based settings.  We also offer professional consultative services to other entities such a schools, school districts and other centers.  Our services are packaged as full day, part day, after school and can be hybrid across sites.  The Touchstone Center provides ongoing family support and outreach through regularly scheduled family training and 1:1 intensive family meetings.  

Our staff consists of Masters and Doctoral Level Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analysts, CABAS Certified teachers, Registered Line Technicians, a Licensed Neuropsychologist and Medical Psychologist and a MAPC and counselor intern. 

At The Touchstone Center our goal is to provide frequent and intensive ABA services using the most current research findings in the field.  We use scientifically sound practices to induce and develop new behavioral cusps and capabilities for individuals so they can access the environment in new and beneficial ways.   

In general our programming addresses behaviors across the following domains:

Academic Literacy, Problem Solving,  Communication, Expanding the Community of Interests, Self-Management and Motor skills. We seek to provide not only the most effective programming but also the most efficient.  For more information, email  thetouchstonecenter@gmail.com.     To visit the website www.thetouchstonecenter.com, click on the logo to the left.

Zachary and surrounding areas
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Rise Behavioral Services
 

Rise Behavioral Services is located in Zachary, LA and owned by Donyelle Clark-Kennedy. MEd, BCBA, LBA.  Rise provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy to children and adolescents diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.  Services are offered in the clinic, home, and school settings.  We work closely with schools and other service providers to encourage a team-approach to treatment.  In addition, to center-based services, we offer school consultation and social skills groups. Our goal is to provide access to effective and evidence-based services to individuals with autism and their families.  For more information, contact us at (225) 278-1020 or visit our website www.rise-aba.com or click the logo to the left.