Children’s Autism Waiver Services

Quality Life Concepts serves children in the Children’s Autism Waiver (CAW) administered by the Montana Development Disabilities Program (DDP). Services are designed to improve skills in receptive and expressive communication, social interaction and activities of daily living, while reducing or eliminating techniques based on applied behavioral analysis.

Eligibility Criteria
Children must be diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and have training needs based on the required criteria for Vineland II adaptive behavior assessment. Children must be diagnosed between age of 15 months and before their fifth birthday.

Program Placement
Eligible children will be placed on the autism waiver’s waiting list.

Applied Behavior Analysis

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Services for children, up to the age of 18, can be provided through private insurance or private payment sources.

We have a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) in addition to staff with training and endorsements for working with individuals on the autism spectrum.