Photos from South Shore Autism Center's postWith thanksgiving around the corner we are in full turkey mode 🦃 At SSAC we love Thanksgiving because it is a great reminder to take stock of all the things we are thankful for! We hope you and your family ... 8 Likes
Photos from South Shore Autism Center's postFall Craft Alert 🚨 🍂🍁🎨🚨At SSAC we love working on crafts with our kiddos! Arts and Crafts help our friends learn new skills, as well as exposure to different sensory experiences 🙌 3 Comments
Timeline PhotosSouth Shore Autism Center is excited to announce that we will be opening a second location Winter of 2021! Conveniently located off I95 and near the 93/95 split in Quincy, MA, the new center will offer more than 10,000 square ... 2 Comments
Photos from South Shore Autism Center's postTransitions are never easy, and this year’s transition back to school will be extra challenging! Change is especially hard when we are going into the “unknown”. At SSAC we use social stories and transition aids to help explain the “unknown” ... 15 Comments
Maureen Bourassa People are dying so to save a life we have to do things a different way.Donna M. Melanson Amazing people here.😊💞Thankyou for what you do and who you are🧩🧩Kathleen Bannan It's so sad what all these children are going through since this virus started! God bless all of them!
SSAC is proud to support the Scituate CORSE Foundation whose mission is to provide recreational, academic, educational and social opportunities for children with and without special needs in Scituate and on the South Shore! ssautismcenter.com 1 Comments
South Shore Autism Center's cover photoFamily training is an integral part of SSAC’s whole family approach to ABA services! Our experienced BCBAs provide individual family trainings and group family trainings to provide quality support outside of regular ABA services. SSAC offers group parent training 5 ... 7 Likes
Happy Labor Day weekend! Wishing everyone a safe, fun and relaxing long weekend 🤗 We love asking our kiddos what they want to be when they grow up 👩🔬👩🚒👨🔧👩⚖️🦹♀️👨🌾👩⚕️👮♂️ My favorite answers are the non traditional occupations like dinosaur 🦖 ... 2 Comments
Photos from South Shore Autism Center's post🎉Positive Reinforcement 🎉 At SSAC we are use reinforcement to increase the behaviors we want to see in our kiddos! Reinforcement increases or strengthens behaviors such as listening to teachers, playing nicely with friends and using our words 😊 Our ... 2 Comments
Rebecca Young How does your company handle negative behaviours? Do you just use planned ignoring or are there other strategies?South Shore Autism Center Hi Rebecca Young! We use a range of antecedent and reinforcement strategies that are individualized for each client. We would ...Donna Lynch Jennifer Lynch check out their page.
Kindness goes a long way especially in these unsettled times 😊 We are so grateful for all of the kindness we see on a daily basis from our kiddos, behavior therapists, BCBAs and SSAC families! 💙 ssautismcenter.com #kindness#abatherapy#playbasedlearning 2 Comments
Alyssa Madeira Thank you all for taking good care of my baby girl Elliyah. I was nervous starting at the center but ...Caroline Demers Thank you for all you do SSAC!!!
Photos from South Shore Autism Center's postVisuals are a super helpful tool to help our kiddos learn! 🤗We use them for schedules, transitions, providing choices, coping mechanisms, pretend play...basically everything!!! 🤓Visuals help provide structure, routine, predictability and independence. 👏 Do you use visuals in your home? ... 10 Likes
We are so excited to resume our virtual group parent trainings tonight! Our topic will discuss how to keep your child safe in the community which is especially important now that we are all going outside more! ☀️🏖 Parent trainings ... 8 Likes
Happy Mother's Day from SSACHappy Mother's Day to all our SSAC moms! 🌸 You are all superheroes in our books! 🦸♀️ We are constantly amazed with your strength and dedication, it defintely does not go unnoticed! We hope today is filled with love and ... 4 Comments
Autism Speaks Walk for KindnessSSAC definitely got their steps in supporting Autism Awareness Month participating in the Autism Speaks-Steps for Kindness 🏃♀️🚶♂️Even though we couldn't all be together, we were still connected in a great cause 🧩💙#stepsforkindness #kindnesscounts ssautismcenter.com 8 Likes
Join us in supporting Autism Speaks: Steps for Kindness! autismspeaks.org/kindness/steps-kindness Walk 5,400 steps in support of the 1 in 54 U.S. kids with autism, wherever you are and however you can. Can’t hit 5,400? No worries - every step counts! ... 12 Likes
Remote learning can be super fun and exciting for our kiddos, however may come with some challenges for our children and their families. SSAC has developed virtual group family trainings to foster a supportive environment for our families to learn ... 9 Comments
Beth Dyer Thank you for being there for my daughter with autism its goes slow but making progress. Thank youMary Johnson I like that considering I have a form of autism myself Asperger syndromeCaroline Demers Thank you!
Our team at SSAC has been working tirelessly to ensure we continue to provide our services to all of our families during this challenging time. We are offering all ABA services via Telehealth 👩💻, and last week began offering virtual ... 21 Comments
Mary Damiano AwesomeNicole Marie The virtual classroom has been awesome! I'm so relieved our girl will still receive services and the structure she needs. ...Debbie Ujvary Thanks to the best people who are care forever one
“Play is our brain’s way of learning” -Diane Ackerman At SSAC we use play-based and naturalistic ABA teaching methodologies to increase learning new skills! This week our center’s theme was “food and fitness” we had such a fun time exploring ... 1 Comments
This week our theme was “emotions” 😊🤪😢😳🤣 We had so much fun with interactive activities and crafts using emotions. We made vision boards of what makes us happy and sensory bottles to shake up when we are frustrated or feeling ... 18 Likes
South ElementaryWe had a blast at February Bridge Camp! Thank you so much to our dedicated social skills group staff, our amazing high school interns, as well as the Weymouth girls basketball team and all our specialists!! You truly made this ... 2 Comments
Happy Valentine’s Day from all our love bugs 🥰 We had so much fun celebrating in our classrooms, making valentines crafts and playing valentine day themed games 💕 #ABA#naturalisticteaching#preschoolcrafts South Shore Autism Center updated their status. 1 Comments