Verbal Beginnings

Changing lives. One child at a time. One professional at a time.

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How can you spot an effective early intervention program?

This video discusses the various components that make up an effective early intervention program and the lasting progress that your child can make.

An Applied Behavior Analysis Company

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With the belief that each child can learn, Verbal Beginnings promotes independence and improves the quality of life for children with developmental disabilities through a custom treatment approach based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. Through a team-based approach, Verbal Beginnings creates a supportive and resourceful environment, providing ongoing opportunities for professional growth and advancement. The comprehensive focus on clients and professionals provides Verbal Beginnings with the resources necessary to bring families the life changing services from highly trained teams of ABA professionals.

ABA Services

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Behavior Management

Plans are developed to reduce problem behaviors and teach new positive behaviors.

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Communication

Children are taught to verbally communicate using effective communication strategies.

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Feeding

Both self-feeding and food selectivity are addressed to increase mealtime independence and expand the variety of foods eaten.

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Self-Help Skills

Children are taught to independently complete daily living skills such as toileting, hand-washing, tooth-brushing and a variety of chores.

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Social Skills

Children participate in an engaging social curriculum with similarly aged peers to learn and develop important social skills.

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School Consultation

Our Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) collaborate with each child’s school to ensure generalization of programming across multiple environments.

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Programs

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Early Beginnings

An early intervention program designed to develop fundamental skills necessary to succeed in a classroom-based setting, peer interaction and coordinated play.

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In-Home Therapy

Verbal Beginnings provides home-based ABA therapy to families throughout Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Washington D.C.

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Center-Based Therapy

The Verbal Beginnings Center offers families a highly effective and affordable ABA-based Early Intervention program in Columbia, MD that promotes socialization among peers.

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Social Beginnings

The Social Beginnings program is a year-round social skills program designed to provide an engaging curriculum for each child’s individual needs while being delivered in a group setting.

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Healthy Beginnings

A rigorous feeding program to expand variety of food and work on appropriate mealtime behavior.

Impact a Life – Make a Difference

Working at Verbal Beginnings is more than just a job. It’s a meaningful career that gives you the power to change the course of a child’s life. By effectively implementing the strategies based on the principles of ABA, you can unlock potential and maximize capabilities; your hard work makes a meaningful difference.

Testimonials

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Contact Verbal Beginnings Today!

Together, we can discuss your child’s potential.