Clarke County

Competent Learner Model (CLM) The second article represents the amazing job that the CLM Team is doing in Boyce, VA. Autumn Kaufman, Coordinator of the CLM Implementation in Virginia for CAS said, “This is coming on the heels of the touching letter from a grandparent for the new classroom at the Primary level. Clarke County…

Tree Representing The Competent Learner Repertoires (CLRs)

We want to share with you the creativity of the CLM Team Members at Lindberg School. CLM Teacher Kristen Godoy and her team members, CLM Coach-in-Training Lilly Gudino, and CLM Paras, Mitchell Martinez, and Justyn Brisbon constructed this beautiful tree in their learning environment to celebrate their learners’ successes in mastering the Competent Learner Repertoires…

Noah Dupuis presents…

How to solve a behavior problem (bitting) with POSITIVE reinforcement? Our colleague Cathy Scutta shared with us this fantastic video by Noah Dupuis and we want to share it with you too! Vicci Tucci truly believes that this video it’s a wonderful example of how important the CLM’s emphasis is on ABA’s “Positive” practices, and…

EARLY START SERVICES

For Children with Special Needs Birth through 36 months   Learning through Doing with Caring & Knowledgeable Professionals Services for PARENTS and CHILDREN Individualized, direct one to one services. Parent/Caregiver training that meets the needs of the child. Development of skills that are necessary for the child’s success in school and later in life. PARENTS/CAREGIVER TRAINING…

Dominion School for Autism

Helping Children Reach Their Full Potential by Scott Schwartzkopf | June 2013 Imagine that your child has just been diagnosed with autism, a neurodevelopmental disability that impacts one in 88 children in the United States and 90,000 individuals in the state of Virginia. “It was like being kicked in the teeth,” says Kelly Smith of Henrico, mom to…