at Inizio

We’re so excited to be offering a 6-week summer camp for children with a diagnosis of autism between the ages of 3-6. Each group is limited to 6 children and the camp is offered at 3 different afternoon times.

June 8, 10am-2pm, Burbank

Come see us! Stephanie’s Day is a resource fair for children with autism and other developmental disabilities and their families. Inizio participates each year to offer information on our services to families in the community.

CONFERENCE February 13, 2019

The CalABA 37th Annual Western Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis poster presentation in Long Beach, CA. Cara Stearns Entz, MFT, BCBA and Sally Torrens, MFT, BCBA, in collaboration with Bill Shennum, PhD, presented Inizio’s research on Behavior Therapy Outcomes for Autistic Spectrum Disorder using the VB-MAPP Assessment. To view the conference poster, click here (link to poster). The conference is of special interest to college and university faculty, researchers, administrators, and practitioners in behavior analysis, psychology, general and special education, rehabilitation, public health, behavioral medicine, speech and language, social work, business, and human services. Undergraduate students, graduate students, and family members of individuals with special needs are also encouraged to attend.

Coming Soon

Inizio’s Early Intervention Center will deliver center-based Applied Behavior Analytic (ABA) programs to children with a diagnosis of autism or related development disability. Our experienced team of 2-4 practitioners with comprehensive training and supervision will provide intensive, daily intervention to children from 18 months to elementary school-aged. We are now accepting applications for enrollment. Please contact us at (818) 937-0882 or for additional information.

Social Skills Groups for Adolescents

The Program For The Education And Enrichment Of Relational Skills (Peers), Inizio is a certified provider of PEERS® for Adolescents, a 16-week evidence-based social skills intervention for motivated teens in middle and high school who are interested in learning new ways of making and keeping friends. During each group session adolescents are taught important social skills and are given the opportunity to practice these skills in session during socialization activities. Parents are taught how to assist their teens in making and keeping friends by providing feedback through coaching during weekly socialization homework assignments. More information, visit our Social Skills page (link to Social Skills page). Ongoing 16-week classes are held Wednesday evenings from 4:30 to 6:00 pm or 6:30 to 8:00 pm Location: Inizio’s Granada Hills.