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LifeLab Kids Foundation Becomes a Certified Center for Autism™

“The lack of accredited centers for autism is glaring. Wait lists for families seeking a diagnosis can range from 6 months to 2 years – that’s precious time during which children could receive services. This certification program allows us to truly meet the needs of our community right now. said Jai Reddy, founder of LifeLab Kids.

LifeLab Kids Foundation is now a Certified Autism Center™ (CAC). The CAC designation is awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES) to organizations that undergo training and certification through IBCCES to help staff better communicate and provide assistance to people with autism and people with autism. suffering from sensory sensitivities.

“The lack of accredited centers for autism is glaring. Wait lists for families seeking a diagnosis can range from 6 months to 2 years – that’s precious time during which children could receive services. This certification program allows us to truly meet the needs of our community right now. said Jai Reddy, founder of LifeLab Kids.

LifeLab Kids serves youngsters from two years old through adulthood. Their service offerings include art therapy, assessments, behavior therapy, counseling, nutrition therapy, fitness, groups, life skills, music therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, technology and virtual reality. Their programs aim to help individuals focus on their strengths, create lifelong independence, and provide a safe and engaging community for all.

“We are pleased to provide additional training and certification to the LifeLab Kids team so they can continue their mission and improve the lives of young people in their community,” said Myron Pincomb, Chairman of the Board of Directors of LifeLab Kids. the IBCCES.

For more than 20 years, IBCCES has been the industry leader in dementia training and certification for education, healthcare and business professionals worldwide. IBCCES offers evidence-based training and certification programs created in collaboration with clinical experts and people with autism to provide professionals with a better understanding of how to communicate and interact with people with cognitive differences or sensory needs, industry best practices and the latest research in these areas. areas.

IBCCES has also created CertifiedAutismCenter.com, a free online resource for parents that lists locations and certified professionals. Every organization listed on the site has met the Certified Autism Center™ (CAC) requirements.

About the LifeLab Kids Foundation

LifeLab Kids (LLK) empowers young people of all abilities by providing therapeutic and innovative services to help them see beyond their limitations and lead full lives. As a non-profit organization, LifeLab was started as a one-stop-shop, serving young people with autism, anxiety, ADD/ADHD, developmental delays, and other medical conditions. Our unique clinical model unites physical, mental and behavioral therapies, for a holistic approach to help all young people succeed. The mission of LifeLab Kids is to discover potential. Helping young people of all abilities discover and explore their true, unique potential. LLK’s vision for the young people it serves is to live an unlimited life. Promoting long-term health, happiness and independence through activity, community, commitment and passion.

About IBCCES

Providing the global standard for training and certification in the field of dementia – IBCCES provides a series of certifications that enable professionals to be leaders in their field and improve outcomes for the people they serve. These programs are recognized worldwide as the leading standard for training and certification in the fields of autism and other cognitive disorders.