Searching for an Autism Therapy Provider in Illinois?
CEAS takes pride in being one of the first to provide autism therapy in Chicago and the greater metro area. We are committed to providing the highest level of care for each child. Which is why each child receives a personalized program to match their needs.
Our team of BCBAs, Lead Therapists and Behavior Technicians are a group of highly-trained, caring individuals, whose primary concern is your child’s success. Our clinicians have extensive experience working with children with an autism diagnosis, and applying ABA therapy to help them reach their fullest potential.
We work with children in areas such as: Behavior Planning; Fine and Gross Motor Skills; Language and Communication; Play Skills; Pre-Academic Skills; Self-Help, Social Skills; and more. We use a home-based approach to our therapy program, which means our clinicians work with your child, in the comfort and privacy of your own home. This approach allows your child to build functional skills that can be tailored to their daily routines within their own home.
Meet Our Clinical Director in Chicago – Mareiko Au
Mareiko Au holds two positions with CEAS. She is the Chief Operations Officer, and Clinical Director in Illinois. Mareiko manages the daily operations, as well as on-going staff development. She has a master’s degree in teaching with a specialization in Applied Behavior Analysis from National University, School of Education in California. She also has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of California, Riverside.
Meet Our Clinical Director in St. Louis – Kaylie Elias
Kaylie Elias is a board certified behavior analyst and a licensed behavior analyst in the state of Missouri. She has a Master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis with a specialization in Autism from Ball State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from John Carroll University. She began her career with CEAS in Chicago and is now the clinical director for our St. Louis branch. Kaylie has a passion for intensive early intervention and working collaboratively with clients and families she serves while sharing in their joys and successes.
Our Autism Therapy Program
The curriculum in our ABA therapy program combines decades of research and years of experience in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis. Click on one of the areas shown below for more information on each of the key elements of our ABA therapy program at CEAS.
Our Mission and Values
At CEAS, we strive to ensure everything we do reflects our company’s Core Purpose: To make high quality behavioral therapy available for all children with special needs, while adhering to our core values. Our four core values are:
- Make decisions empirically at all levels
- Be accessible and supportive
- Respect the individual
- Grow alongside both the client and staff
Questions? We’re Ready to Help.
If you would like to learn more about our ABA therapy program, please complete the brief application below to request a free consultation.
One of our clinicians will reach out for an initial meeting to give a basic overview of applied behavior analysis (ABA Therapy), answer questions about the program and our approach, discuss costs, and answer questions about your insurance coverage.