Welcome to Connect Plus Therapy
We are committed to teaching play, communication, social, and other skills in the natural environment utilizing the framework of applied behavior analysis. We use evidence-based practices to address our learner’s unique needs by tailoring their programs to their specific goals.
Monthly Three Hour Themed Sunday Drop Off Events.
Will work on skills including communicating with peers, expressing emotions appropriately, sharing and turn taking, understanding facial expressions and body language, listening to and following directions in a group, how to join a group of peers, and more…
First Friends is a social group for our early learners. This group will meet daily to work on skills including communicating with peers, expressing emotions appropriately, sharing and turn taking, understanding facial expressions and body language, listening to and following directions in a group, how to join a group of peers, and more…
Connect Kidz is a social group for our younger “in-between” group of learners. Kidz in this group are still developing their skills on how to approach peers and interact appropriately. This group will meet weekly to work on skills including accepting no and waiting appropriately, communicating with peers in nuanced situations, expressing emotions appropriately, following instructions in a group, compromising with peers and problem solving.
Karate – Social Skills Group Thursdays, February 25th – April 1st 2021 5:00pm-7:00pm for 6 Weeks Ages 5-12 Drop off your CPT child for a 2-hour Karate Social Skills Group session with a CPT tech for individual and group activities. Program is 6 weeks.
Mike Purcell has been teaching special education for 7 years and martial arts for 18 years. He owns the Yi’s karate in West Berlin, New Jersey. Teaching traditional Korean karate style that is seen in the new show Cobra Kai.
Growing Green Junior – Social Skills Group Wednesdays, February 3rd – March 10th, 2021 1:00pm-3:00pm
Drop off your CPT child for a 2-hour Growing Green Junior Social Skills Group session with a CPT tech for individual and group activities. Program is 6 weeks.
Kasey Rivello has spear headed our Adult Growing Green Program at CPT. Now she is offering this amazing program to our younger kids. Get ready for fun with all things planting related. Kids will learn skills while having fun with friends.
Stem Social Skills Groups are weekly, your choice of Tuesday or Thursday
Drop off your CPT child for a 2 hour STEM session. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with Kimarie Anderson, Special Ed Teacher and Behavioral Technician for over 15 year
This group is going to focus on Team Building through Volunteerism. Connect Plus is partnering with the Animal Welfare Association (AWA) and their PAWS Program (People Achieving With Support). Clients will volunteer at our clinic by creating enrichment toys for the animals such as braided dog toys, paper tubes filled with treats, rice socks and more. (we have a different project for every week)
This group meets weekly to work as a team to promote socialization, communication andGrowing Green is a collaborative project run by our staff and adult clients. Projects in the past have included participating in “The Philadelphia Flower Show”, working at the Farmers market, and currently promoting and selling products from their newly created online emulate a work environment.
Parenting is Essential
ABA parent training is an important piece of any treatment plan when working with children and adolescents. As caregivers, parents are responsible for helping their child learn and develop by guiding them and teaching them skills and behaviors that will help them in everyday life.