Industry News • October 7, 2019
OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kadiant, a mission-driven organization that provides high-quality Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy and services to individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), announced today it has partnered with Capitol Autism Services (C.A.S), to extend its service breadth and capacity in the greater Sacramento, CA region. Kadiant’s partnership with C.A.S marks Kadiant’s seventh investment. Terms of the partnership are not being disclosed.
Capitol Autism Services (C.A.S.) was founded in 2002 by Jenise Shin-Lee, BCBA, Chuck Gardner and Matt Friesen to meet the growing need for ABA services in Sacramento, CA. C.A.S’s clinical interventions are based on a behavior analytic framework that focuses on the child’s unique strengths and abilities to develop individualized programs and emphasizes parental inclusion. C.A.S provides a variety of services including in home, clinic-based, social groups and school services. The company also operates Land Park Campus, a non-public school, serving individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder ages 3 to 22 years old.
“We founded Capitol Autism Services and Land Park Campus to support children and families in reaching their full potential and living the most independent lives through caring, collaborative and effective services. It has been an honor to serve both those impacted by autism in our community and our valued team members, for the past 17 years,” said Jenise Shin-Lee. “After careful and thoughtful consideration, we chose to join Kadiant to further strengthen our core services and to provide even greater opportunities to our valued team members. We could not have chosen a partner more aligned with our vision and values of ethical, evidence-based, and client centered services. The past 17 years have been incredibly fulfilling, and we are excited and looking forward to an even brighter future as part of Kadiant.”
“Jenise and her C.A.S. team have built incredible programs focused on efficacious, evidence-based intervention, the individuals they serve, and the people who serve them. Their values are perfectly aligned with Kadiant, and I’m thrilled to work with this team and welcome C.A.S. to the Kadiant family,” said Lani Fritts, CEO of Kadiant.
Kadiant offers ABA therapy and related services in Southern and Northern California, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Ohio, and Georgia.
This article originally appeared in an article in BusinessWire.