For more than 20 years, Autism Spectrum Therapies has helped thousands of children with autism find success in school and life.
Our services in and around greater West Albuquerque, New Mexico are led by Laura Charin and her team of compassionate, highly-trained clinicians.
Our unique contemporary applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapy can help your child with autism reach their full potential—and ultimately live a happy, fulfilling life.
— and Contemporary ABA
Many things are still unknown about autism, but we do know that applied behavior analysis (ABA) is the most effective form of treatment for autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to many years of empirical research. In fact, the American Academy of Pediatrics considers ABA the gold standard of therapy for individuals with autism.
At AST, we refer to our approach as contemporary ABA to distinguish our therapy from the older, more structured form of treatment. Refined through decades of clinical insights and experience, our contemporary ABA:CONTACT US
Building Skills, Expanding Mindsets
ABA therapy increases positive behavior, while decreasing behaviors that interfere with growth and learning.
Our unique contemporary ABA therapy can help your child:
Build language and communication skills
Develop social and play skills, while forming friendships
Learn daily living and self-help skills
Increase flexibility and tolerance for new routines
Decrease behaviors that interfere with growth and learning
Serving You Close to Home
Life is busy — we get it. And every child is different. At AST, we offer therapy in the place that meets your child’s needs, whether in your home and community or at one of our Learning Centers
AST is a state approved Medicaid provider in New Mexico. In addition, we are in-network with most private health insurance plans.
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Our Learning Center and Offices
AST is part of LEARN Behavioral