Providing Innovative, Quality ABA services to families in Northern Virginia
Green Box ABA, PLLC provides innovative applied behavior analysis therapy (ABA) and high quality resources to clients seeking meaningful behavioral change. The therapy is rooted in science, but the approach is rooted in compassion. Green Box offers a unique, comprehensive, and individualized therapy approach.
Below are some resources and websites with information about how to help your child through this challenging time, including strategies for talking with your children about the crisis, activities to do at home, and behavioral supports.
Coping strategies/activities to do at home with children
Psychology Today: How to Explain a Global Health Crisis to Children with Autism
Autism Speaks: COVID-19 Information and Resources from Autism Speaks
The Washington Post: Helping Autistic Kids Cope with the Chaos and Uncertainty of Coronavirus (no firewall for this article)
A Mothership Down: How to prepare for extended school closings (and not lose your mind)
Richland Source: Resources for families stuck at home during social distancing
Autism Society of North Carolina: Staying Structured and Engaged in this Challenging Time
Pinterest: Indoor Activities for Kids
Social stories, behavioral supports/videos and discussion strategies
Univ of North Carolina: Online Toolkit
Child Mind Institute: Talking to kids about the coronavirus
Little Puddins: What is the coronavirus?
ASERT: Visual schedule resources
Parents, please remember to take care of yourselves also:
Coping strategies for caregivers
Psychology Today: Parenting during COVID-19
We currently accept the Tricare insurance plan.
We currently have an extensive waitlist for services. The time frame for initiation of services is dependent upon availability of service providers and varies depending upon when the client is available for sessions. There is an especially high demand for after-school services.
2/12/2020: We have immediate openings for some daytime (9am-3pm) services for Tricare families (Springfield/Burke/Ft Belvoir area). Please call (571-297-4308) to talk with our intake coordinator to see if we have a therapist available.
Call us at 571-297-4308 to inquire about starting services