For information on enrollment at Little Leaves, please visit https://littleleaves.org/columbia/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Little Leaves Behavioral Services is accredited by the Behavioral Health Centers of Excellence®. ABA is endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, National Academies of Science and the Surgeon General. About Little Leaves Behavioral ServicesLittle Leaves, a division of FullBloom, is a center-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program for young children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder run in a preschool-like setting. It is designed for children up to age 6 who have been recommended for intensive ABA services. Each client works one-on-one with a trained behavior technician on individualized goals with a focus on social communication, social interactions, and school readiness skills. The company operates centers in Maryland, Virginia, and Florida. Little Leaves is accredited by the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence. www.littleleaves.org
The Columbia location is at 7150 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite A, Columbia, MD, 21046. The new center will provide employment opportunities for local jobseekers, creating positions for board-certified behavior analysts (BCBAs) and registered behavior technicians (RBTs). In total, the center will create over 30 new positions and have the capacity to serve up to 24 patients. “We are committed to helping children with social and behavioral challenges achieve continuous improvement and growth,” said Marina Major, president of Little Leaves Behavioral Services. “Bringing Little Leaves to additional communities is mission-critical to realizing our vision of providing high-quality ABA therapy access to all families. Our team looks forward to working with families in Columbia and the surrounding areas to make a positive impact with children.”
Jessica Garcia, M.A., BCBA, LBA, serves as the center director. She is a board-certified behavior analyst who has more than a decade of experience treating children with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities. Prior to joining Little Leaves, she was the clinical director for a center-based ABA program in North Carolina and previously worked at the Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Neurobehavioral inpatient and outpatient units. The Columbia center is the fourth for Little Leaves in Maryland, joining other locations in Germantown, Silver Spring and White Marsh. Just last week Little Leaves opened a new center in Ashburn, Va., underscoring the market need for high quality ABA services for young children.
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