MCC recognizes the challenges of raising a child with special needs and provides several services to assist parents in maximizing their child’s educational experience. MCC offers a behavioral parent education program in the use of effective and non-coercive parenting practices. This parenting program includes opportunities to schedule weekly classroom observations, an introductory workshop series in applied behavior analysis, monthly workshops on broad topics in ABA and special education, and individualized home-visits to work on specific measured goals.
MCC offers a family centered model to provide families with supports and help promote a positive and successful parenting practices.
MCC welcomes our students’ siblings, grandparents, and extended family members to participate in special days throughout the year with activities that are designed to promote positive and successful interactions.
The faculty at the Manhattan Childrens Center provides world class treatment and education to children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) utilizing the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA).