I'm looking for some insight from anyone who's had experience with both DIR/Floortime and with ABA. We might be moving our son to a new school who uses DIR/Floortime but our Regional Center thinks it's not as effective or useful as ABA.
We are thinking of trying Floortime with our son. Has anyone here tried this therapy? Is anyone currently? What did you think?
I am looking for a Floortime therapy consultant/coach or place I can train with my son in the Dallas/Arlington area.
If you could live anywhere in Long Island for a preschool for a newly diagnosed 3 yr old autistic child where would you go (level 2; she is verbal, has a lot of social anxiety, SPD, separation anxiety and self-regulation is tough)?
Does anyone out there know of a Long Island preschool (special needs or otherwise) that uses the dloortime/DIR model or a mix of floortime/ABA? Does that exist?
Many thanks, we are new here and relocating to NY soon from Lima Peru.
I am trying to reconcile the lack of scientific evidence for floortime (vs aba for example) against the reality that it might work. What is people's experience with it? My son is 2 just diagnosed asd. Thanks :)
I've been searching all day for a provider that does floortime/DIR therapy by me and calling all these numbers but does seem like I have any luck. Does anyone out there know where to look for floortime therapy by riverside?