Behavioral Approach to
Learning

Transforming lives beyond AYM experience to empower all learners to become responsibly independent, effectively interdependent, and successfully integrated

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How Children ThriveThrough Our Model

Academics

Academics

Academy for Young Minds (AYM) holds high expectations for all our students by holding ourselves accountable and providing rigorous curriculum led by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA®).

Related Services

Related Services

We provide Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Counseling services while incorporating Social Skills training using a behavioral approach.

Sensory Integration

Sensory Integration

AYM provides various sensory integration programs (in collaboration with Occupational Therapists) in the state-of-the-art multi-sensory environment where each student has the opportunities to improve and expand their sensory repertoires.

Social Integration

Social Integration

The educational program at AYM strives to incorporate all aspects of human development: Intellectual, Social, Physical, Aesthetic, and Moral.

Afterschool Programs

Afterschool Programs

AYM provides two types of afterschool care programs to enhance students’ learning: Social Skills Training Program and Managed Care.

AboutAcademy For Young Minds

Academy for Young Minds (AYM) is a state-of-the-art school for learners on the autism spectrum and it was founded by TheraCare. TheraCare has been dedicated to setting the standards for excellence for developmental and educational programs since 1991.

Together, we are dedicated to empowering the lives of all learners to reach their full potential through educational and clinical services.

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AYM follows all Center for Disease Control, NYS Department of Education and NYS Department of Health Covid-19 protocols including mask wearing, social distancing, temperature taking, and hand hygiene: