FIRST STEPS
Training Center for Children with Autism

Our Program

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The First Step Training Program is based on a fundamental belief that an autistic child can learn. At our facility we employ seven full-time staff members who practice one-on-one programming with our students. Children are treated with the utmost respect so they may learn respect themselves.

We work on the following areas

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Daily Life Skills

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Sensorial

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Behavior

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Pre-Academics

Success is our expectation, not just a goal.

Each child is given an initial assessment, during which we will gather his or her functional level. Each child admitted to our program has their own unique curriculum.

Our trainers work enthusiastically with each student in a station-by-station format. The specific activities train both gross and fine motor skills, cognitive skills, and social behavioral habits.

We work to help our students progress to a point where they are more ready to succeed at home, at school, and the rest of their lives. Our students have gone on to become independent workers and even college students.

Gym Early Stimulation

Program based on activities to stimulate

Posture, attention, coordination, and senses It´s not a therapy or formal education, but playing with exercising activities which seek to maximally develop capacities.

Our classes run according to the following schedule

Morning Classes

Monday - Friday

8:30AM - 1:00PM

Afternoon Classes

Monday - Thursday

1:00PM - 4:00PM

Weekend Classes

Saturday

9:30AM - 1:00PM

Tutoring

Monday - Wednesday

4:00AM - 6:00PM

Summer Camp

This particular program is designed as a specific tutoring program for children with autism.

We use small groups of 6-7 students, staffed with two teachers. The program content is based on student need.

We consul with parents at the beginning of the Summer Camp to determinate the exact emphasis for each camp.

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Have more success in school​

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Live cohesively with family and others

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Become more independent

  • leticiat1020@hotmail.com
  • 956-630-6073
  • 956-492-7962​
  • 910 Sycamore Ave. Mcallen, Texas 78501