JASPER “Joint Attention, Symbolic Play, Engagement, and Regulation (JASPER)” is an intervention developed by Dr. Connie Kasari, PhD at UCLA, that focuses on the foundational skills of social communication, including joint attention, engagement, and play using naturalistic, developmental, and behavioral strategies to increase both the rate the complexity of social communication.
Nikki McRory was interviewed by Rose Griffin for the "Autism Outreach Podcast." She discussed how she uses the Behavior Skills Training framework in her early intervention programs with both the parents and the learners.
We are an approved QABA CE Provider.
We are happy to announce that we are now an approved continuing education provider for the Qualified Applied Behavior Analysis Credentialing Board! Stay tuned for upcoming course offerings.
"People Love Us On Yelp"
We are honored to be a recipient of the "People Love Us on Yelp" 2019 award! This award is earned through providing the highest level of customer satisfaction and engagement. McRory Pediatric Services takes pride in having an amazing team of employees who help us daily in providing world class customer service. Thank you Yelp for this honor!
We offer specialized feeding therapy.
We are excited to announce our multi-disciplinary pediatric feeding program comprised of specialists in the areas of occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, behavior analysis and marriage & family therapy. Our specialists have advanced feeding certifications as well as have extensive training through continuing education courses. Our program offers intensive individual feeding therapy, group feeding therapy and/or a combination of both as well as individual parent training/support.
We are an approved ASHA CE Provider.
We are proud to announce that we are now an approved continuing education provider through the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Approved CE Providers are the only organizations approved to offer continuing education courses for audiologists and speech-language pathologists for ASHA Continuing Education Units (CEUs). McRory Pediatric Services joins 532 organizations across the country and around the world that have had their organizational process and courses reviewed by ASHA's experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.
We are now an approved BACB CEU Provider.
We are proud to announce that we are now an approved continuing education provider. This will not only allow us to provide continuing education opportunities for our team members, but will also allow us to offer BCBA's within our community the opportunity to access our courses.
McRory Pediatrics receives the Best of Encino Award.
We are proud to announce that we received the 2017 Best of Encino Award for our Speech-Pathology services for our commitment to excellence and service to the Encino community for close to 20-years. Our speech-pathology team is committed to providing the highest quality of evidence-based practice and is honored for this recognition.
McRory Pediatrics Top 5 Fundraising Team
We are proud to announce that we raised $12,319.99 to benefit Autism Speaks for this years Los Angeles Autism Speaks Walk. We would like to thank all of the McRory Team members that graciously donated their time for this years fundraiser as well as those families that came out to support us. Because of everyone's generosity we are helping Autism Speaks in their mission of being "dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Autism Speaks enhances lives today and is accelerating a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow."
McRory Pediatrics Featured in LA Parent Magazine
Jenny Pendleton, MA, MFT was featured in an article titled, "Support for Special Siblings" in the 2016 Special Edition of LA Parent Magazine. Jenny spoke about our SibShops groups for siblings with brothers or sisters with special needs.
Autism Parenting Magazine
Nikki McRory, MA CCC-SLP, BCBA had an article featured in Autism Parenting Magazine - Issue 48, titled "5 Simple Ways to Encourage Your Child’s Language Development."