• Our Frisco Hive!

    Explore our bee-utiful Frisco Hive from the comfort of your home! Can you spot the squirrels in the trees? Take a look a look at this 360 video of our Frisco Hive.

  • How to Teach Your Child with Autism to Express Themselves Appropriately

    Functional Communication Training Communication is a fundamental skill that enables us to express our wants and needs effectively. Children with autism and other developmental concerns often have difficulty expressing themselves in appropriate ways. They tend to replace language, such as “I need help,” “Play with me,” “Too loud,” and even shaking their head “no,” with […]

  • Buddy’s Tips & Bits

    Work on a fun project together to practice skills like taking turns, requesting and giving items from others, and following instructions. We call it cooperative play. For example: Put together a train track by taking turns with each piece or use Legos to build a tower that can be knocked down.

  • Today’s word is: Music and Movement

    Today’s word is: Music and MovementMusic and Movement is one of our program categories. It involves fun activities set to songs designed to get the whole body moving. Focus is on listening, coordination, and gross motor skills. Music and Movement is an important part our school readiness service known as the Behavior Exchange Early Start […]

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Dear Families, Your support this year has meant so much to us here at The Behavior Exchange. Your trust and confidence in our mission gives us the strength to overcome any challenge. Please know, that as we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with our families, we’ll be giving thanks for YOU and wishing you and […]

  • ABA Therapy and Behavior Functions

    A Quick Guide for Parents Like other sciences, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) has unique terminology that becomes second nature for professionals in the field. But for everyone else, it can sound like a foreign language. So, for all the wonderful parents out there who are new to ABA therapy or just want a refresher, this […]

  • Buddy’s Tips & Bits #22

    Avoid being a broken record.Give your child an instruction instead of a choice. When they need to complete a task, avoid phrasing it as a question. For example: Say, “Time to brush your teeth,” instead of, “Do you want to brush your teeth?”

  • Today’s word is: Behavior Therapists.

    Behavior Therapists are the caring professionals who work with our clients on a daily basis. They’re responsible for implementing a child’s individual treatment plan and accurately recording data that our Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) use to ensure children are reaching their goals. #Autism #ASD #AppliedBehaviorAnalysis #ABAtherapy #earlyintervention #thebehaviorexchange #PlanoTexas #FriscoTexas #DFW #Dallas #autismawareness #autismacceptance […]

  • Holiday Season: ‘Tis Family Road Trip Time.

    As the holiday season approaches, many families are planning road trips to avoid crowded airports. Between the lack of a predictable routine and being stuck sitting for long periods of time, road trips can be a source of stress for all children particularly those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. There are some things you can do […]

  • Avoiding Bumps in the Road:

    Five Tips for Keeping Children with Autism Safely Seated in the Car. Parents who have a child with autism understand what a challenge it can be to keep them seated and secure when riding in the car. If your child is like mine, a short trip to the grocery store can quickly turn into a […]

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