Applied Behavior Analysis therapy is covered at little or no cost to the beneficiary by most major insurance companies. Northshore Autism Center currently accepts Medicaid (LHCC, Optum/United), BCBS of LA, Aetna, Amerihealth Caritas, Healthy Blue and United Healthcare. We also accept private pay.
To secure a spot on our waiting list-
1. Download and complete the Demographic and Insurance Information Form below and email it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to (504) 617-7811.
2. Include a copy of your driver's license, insurance card (front/back), a prescription from your child's physician for ABA services and a complete diagnostic evaluation.
3. If your child has an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) through a school system, we will need a copy of this also.
An Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis is not mandatory for ABA coverage through your insurance.
To request a tour of the facility or an in-person explanation of our services, just send us an email indicating as much and we'd be happy to oblige.
While required for insurance coverage of ABA services, Northshore Autism Center does NOT offer Diagnostic Evaluations that are needed to obtain a diagnosis. For a list of local resources available for obtaining such a diagnosis, see the document below: