Breakthrough Developmental Services, LLC

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We offer behavioral therapy (ABA/VB), educational consulting, family consulting, intensive individual support services, low intensity support services, and respite care services. We are an approved Maryland Autism Waiver Provider. Staff members provide services to people with developmental, intellectual and learning disabilities as well as challenging behaviors. At BDS our caring staff specialize in teaching life, social, and academic skills. Visit our website at http://www.BDSHelps.com
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8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tue
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wed
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thu
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Sun
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM

Open today until 9:00 PM

Our Services

Get Acquainted Call
This is a telephone conversation, usually about an hour, during which we discuss your child and why you feel they need services. You will also learn about Breakthrough Developmental Services and the services that we offer.
Initial Consultation
In office meeting time to discuss your program needs with a representative. We will also begin the informed concent process, have a chance to answer your questions, review any documents that you have (IEP, SLP report, OT report, etc.) to assist with the program, begin reviewing the Contract for Services and go through history (behavioral, educational, medical, etc.).
Observation & Assessment
Observation and assessment conducted by a consultant with the assistance of an additional staff member.
Family Consultation
Consultation service for the client's family provided under the Home and Community Based Waiver for Children with Autism.
Team Meeting (2-hours)
At Team Meetings, each team member (family, BCBA, Support Staff, etc.) come together to discuss the progress of your child. This meeting allows us all to be on the same page with the direction of the program as well as make changes that we all need to know about.
Individual Support Services - RBT (2-hours)
2-hours of 1:1 services provided by a Registered Behavior Technician. Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services
Individual Support Services - RBT (3-hours)
3-hours of 1:1 services provided by a Registered Behavior Technician. Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services
Individual Support Services - Behavior Support Staff (2-hours)
2-hours of 1:1 services provided by Behavior Support Staff (non-certified). Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services
Individual Support Services - Behavior Support Staff (3-hours)
3-hours of 1:1 services provided by Behavior Support Staff (non-certified). Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services
Individual Support Services - Junior Consultant
2-hours of one-to-one services provided by a Junior Consultant. Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services
Individual Support Services - BCBA (2-hours)
2-hours of one-to-one services provided by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Includes Intensive and Low Intensity Support Services

Our Staff

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Anum Akhtar
Behavior Support Staff. Experienced with school aged children.
Barbara Erby-Young, BCBA, LBA
Experienced in performing assessments, writing and teaching learning programs, facilitating social groups, parent groups, workshops, seminars as well as working with children and adults.
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Jeanpierre Kanashiro
Behavior Support Staff
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Jennifer Crowder
Behavior Support Staff. Experienced with school aged children.
Marie Druckenmiller, RBT
Registered Behavior Technician
Ratasha Rice
Behavior Support Staff
Samanta Cole, RBT
Junior Consultant. Experienced with school aged children.