What We Stand For
Our Mission Statement
We accept people with autism and all disabilities as they are: beautiful, valuable members of our society who enhance our lives and community every day. We offer our services to teach behaviors which help them navigate the world in a way that makes their lives fuller and richer without compromising who they are as individuals.
Our goal is to make Applied Behavior Analysis fit the person and family by providing research-based and socially valid recommendations and always practicing with high ethical and professional standards.
Acceptance: We serve individuals of many ages, facing many different life challenges, and we strive to help every individual with empathy and compassion.
Growth and Development: We believe in allowing an individual to naturally become greater over time through learning new skills to help navigated the world.
Integrity: We hold ourselves to the highest moral and ethical standards. We believe in honesty and transparency. We believe in always doing what is right even when no one is looking.
Compassion: We believe in focusing on the care of others to meet their needs in a considerate, sympathetic, professional and tender manner.
Dignity and Respect: We believe in the inherent dignity of every individual. We respect every person’s dream and aspirations. We honor every person’s ability and limitations without compromising who they are.
Celebration: We celebrate neurodiversity by accepting each individual as they are and by respecting the unique perspective each person can give.
Our Diversity Statement
ATBS believes we are better together when we can be authentically ourselves. We are committed to a workforce that prioritizes inclusion across disability, race, gender, identity, and experience in order to foster community and connection.