Where Kids Learn to be Kids
Helping children with disabilities to develop the skills that allow them to navigate day-to-day interactions using research-based and data-driven interventions
Focused therapy for all ages of children
Our qualified staff work one-on-one with children from birth to 18 years old using aba services to develop skills and goals across all domains including behavior, communication, academic, and social.
Providing an opportunity to practice and generalize skills
We offer a range of group therapy opportunities to provide children of all ages, from toddlers through high school, with opportunities to interact with other children, learn critical social skills, and just have fun.
Respite Level Therapeutic Care
Receive the assistance and encourage you need
Respite Level Therapeutic Care
Respite level therapeutic care is the provision of short-term, temporary relief to those caring for children with disabilities who cannot be properly supervised by a neighbor or in a traditional daycare setting.
Discover the help or training needed to excel
Help your child get the support and education they deserve. From Extended School Year, School Consultant and Training for Professionals, to Educational Placement.
Why Choose PlayDate Behavioral Interventions?
PlayDate Behavioral Interventions is a nonprofit organization providing a full spectrum of applied behavioral interventions to children with disabilities, including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy, Community Connector, Pediatric Personal Care (PPC), Educational Placement and Respite Care.
Our Activities and Staff can Accommodate Individuals with…
- Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) Devices
- Picture Exchange Communication Systems (PECS)
- Food Allergies & Special Diets (including GFCF)
- Physical Limitations
- G-tubes or Feeding Aversions
- Challenging Behaviors (specializing in aggression)
- Medication Needs
- Sign Language
What is Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)?
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) refers to a collection of strategies based on the application of operant learning principles to real life problems. The science of ABA encompasses a variety of methods such as Discrete Trial Teaching (DTT), Verbal Behavior (VB), and Natural Environment Teaching (NET). All areas of ABA are research-based and data-driven. These methods are used for a variety of reasons, including the acquisition of communication, increasing appropriate behavior, improving self-help skills, pre-academic/academic skills, and socialization skills. Clients receiving ABA therapy Colorado Springs can be assured that they are receiving some of the best researched and effective treatments available for children with developmental disabilities, including those with autism.
Make a Difference
Everything we do is based on donations from our community. From juice boxes, clothes to scholarships, your dollars go toward helping children become stronger, happier kids.Learn How You Can Help
Get the Help Your Child Needs
Not sure where to start? We can help determine the next steps in your and your child’s journey to getting the help you both need to have a more fulfilling and happier life.Schedule a Consultation