Services

Roni offers a free initial conversation or visit (for local families) of one hour if you wish to discuss the services you require. Feel free to use the form on the Contact page and you will be contacted within 48 hours.

Services can be provided in both the English and the Portuguese languages.

1. Curricula and Assessment of skills

Description

>From younger children to teenagers, Roni's services cover a range of different abilities and needs. >ABA based assessments and curricula: >Promoting the Emergence of Advanced Knowledge (PEAK) >Verbal Behaviour Milestones Assessment and Placement Programme (VB-MAPP) >Assessment of Basic Language and Learning Skills (ABLLS-R) >Early…

2. Assessment of inappropriate and excessive behaviour

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>This includes functional behaviour assessments and individualized programmes >Roni provides assessment for inappropriate behaviours and behaviours that are excessive via the use of different tools such as parent/carer interview, scoring questionnaires, data collection, observation of the behaviour and has provided clients…

3. Implementation and Monitoring of interventions that incorporate ABA

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>Roni works in collaboration with other professionals and has experience incorporating Speech and Language and Occupational Therapy specific programmes into ABA home and school programmes. >Roni has experience implementing Talk Tools, PROMPT, Kaufman and Oral motor interventions under the supervision of…

4. Home and School Consultation

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ABA programmes can look very different and how a programme is run will depend on different aspects such as: >Educational provision available >Individual's personal profile >Whether the individual is at school or full time at home >Whether they attend school part of the day >Each…

5. Teaching and support for increasing academic skills

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Support for foundational academic skills is provided for individuals of varied skills and abilities, with or without a diagnosis. Roni works with families providing programmes after school and directly with schools providing advice and different options of resources and educational…

6. Social skills based programmes for children, teenagers and adults

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Roni has had training in social skills based assessments and interventions which include Social thinking (Michelle Garcia Winner), Talk About (Alex Kelly), Social skills solution, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and mindfulness. By combining social skills interventions with ABA specific…

7. Parent and therapist training

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Parents of children with developmental delays may find it difficult to provide them with support after school and ABA sessions whilst also catering for the needs of the family. By combining and generalizing skills taught in ABA sessions, Roni will…

8. Support Provided to Parents/Carers and Practitioners

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Being an autism parent, Roni understand the pressures parents and carers are under and she incorporates principles of mindfulness and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) into her practice. ACT stands for Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and it brings a unique…

9. Different types of reports provided

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Roni has a range of different reports that she can provide which include: >Tribunal assessment reports showing results of a full assessment of a learner’s skills, inappropriate and excessive behaviours and programme recommendations. >Combined reports showing assessment results and progress with ABA…

10. Remote and local Consultation is provided for ABA practitioners

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Roni works with a number of professionals providing consultation and sharing her experience and resource ideas remotely and locally.

11. Bespoke training courses and presentations

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Roni’s presentations cover the topics below: >Basic principles of ABA >Assessing, designing, implementing and monitoring programmes. >Setting up an ABA programme >Types of ABA programmes and Mainstream inclusion >Toilet training >Social skills and play >Using ABA to help your learner with medical procedures, tolerating nail and hair…

12. ABA specific document design and Implementation of administrative systems

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Roni designs documents such as school prospectus, parent and staff assessment sheets, staff and parent questionnaires, home and school diaries and she has also provided advice for the implementation of administrative systems for home programmes and in schools.