East Bay ABA Receives Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Accreditation

Contra Costa County Autism Treatment Center Named as Top National Behavioral Service Provider

The Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE) has distinguished East Bay ABA as an Accredited organization. The BHCOE Accreditation recognizes the organization as a top behavioral service provider in the country. The award celebrates exceptional behavioral health providers that excel in the areas of clinical quality, staff satisfaction and qualifications, and consumer satisfaction. These areas are measured via a wide-ranging audit, including interviews with agency clinical leadership, a detailed staff qualification review, anonymous staff satisfaction survey, and anonymous consumer satisfaction survey. 

“East Bay ABA uses best practices in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to provide world class ABA services for their clients. This organization’s commitment to high-quality care is reflected in their internal systems of improvement,” said Sara Gershfeld Litvak, Founder of BHCOE. “We are pleased to commend the Executive Director, Lynda Hounshell, and her team on running an ABA program that is an indispensable resource for the Contra Costa County area autism community.”

BHCOE is a trusted source for recognizing top-performing behavioral health providers. Acting as a third-party, the organization systematically measures and reports on existing quality criteria in the behavior analysis community using standardized methods and practices, and awards only those service agencies that meet elite standards.

We strive to be a premier employer and a premier provider of ABA services and feel honored to receive this Award of Accreditation from the BHCOE that reflects our values.

Lynda Hounshell, Executive Director

“We’re passionate about providing effective and creative care to help our clients make meaningful progress socially, behaviorally, and cognitively. At East Bay ABA, we’re thankful to have a dedicated and skilled team that is committed to making every family’s quality of life better. We strive to be a premier employer and provider of ABA services and feel honored to receive this Award of Accreditation from the BHCOE that reflects our values,” said Lynda Hounshell, MS, BCBA, “We look forward to continuing to provide ethical and innovative service while striving for the highest standards of our industry.”

About Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE) 
The Behavioral Health Center of Excellence is a trusted source that recognizes top-performing behavioral health providers. BHCOE offers a third-party measurement system that differentiates top services providers from exceptional services providers. The BHCOE Accreditation process is designed to encourage, support and recognize exemplary behavior service providers who utilize evidence-based practices, create quality internal systems to promote high staff satisfaction, high client satisfaction and positive outcomes for those they service. For more information, visit http://www.bhcoe.org/.

About East Bay ABA

East Bay ABA provides in-home behavior analytic services (ABA) to families with children on the Autism spectrum. Clients can be seen for 1-to-1 sessions with a behavioral therapist and in small groups. For more information, please visit http://www.eastbayaba.com/.

Source: Behavioral Health Center of Excellence