Metro West Learning Center Joins CASP

Posted on January 13, 2020 · Posted in Achievement

The Council of Autism Service Providers is a non-profit association of provider organizations committed to evidence-based care. CASP supports its members by cultivating, sharing, and advocating for best practices in.. read more

Metro West Learning Center Earns 1-Year BHCOE Accreditation Receiving National Recognition for Commitment to Quality Improvement

Posted on June 15, 2019 · Posted in Parent Tips, Uncategorized

Clive, IA – BHCOE Accreditation has recognized Metro West Learning Center with a 1-Year Accreditation, acknowledging the organization as a behavioral service provider dedicated to continuous improvement in Applied Behavior.. read more

Social Group and Young Adult Openings

Posted on December 17, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Metro West Learning Center has Social Group Openings for ages 5- 17 and Young Adult Group Openings ages 18-25. Social skills encompass the ability to successfully communicate with others as.. read more

10 Tricks to Make Halloween a Treat For Your Child with Autism

Posted on October 2, 2018 · Posted in Parent Tips

Create a social story or photo book of seasonal changes and events coming up Map out a trick or treating route Create a visual schedule for the day and evening.. read more

Appropriate Use of Reinforcement with Combination of Planned Ignoring

Posted on September 27, 2018 · Posted in Parent Tips

Using reinforcement in conjunction with planned ignoring will increase the behaviors you want to see and decrease the behaviors you don’t want to see. Reinforcement used correctly increases the likelihood.. read more

Seen on Channel 5: Metro West on Angelsense

Posted on August 30, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Toni was featured on Channel 5 talking about Angelsense, a GPS tracker for kids with special needs. Watch the broadcast here, and find out more about Angelsense here. 

Drake University Partners with Metro West to Help Children with Feeding Issues

Posted on August 20, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Clive, IA – Metro West Learning Center and the Drake University Occupational Therapy Program are partnering to explore the effectiveness of feeding interventions for children with autism. Dr. Gloria Frolek Clark.. read more

Five Things to Know About Your Insurance Plan Before Your Child Starts ABA

Posted on August 1, 2018 · Posted in Parent Tips

Providers can see hundreds of different insurance policies in a year, all with their own unique requirements and benefits. As a provider, they cannot guarantee insurance coverage. Knowing this, it.. read more

Congrats, Nehemiah!

Posted on March 11, 2018 · Posted in Uncategorized

Metro West Learning Center, LLC is excited to announce that Nehemiah Koroma, RBT has been accepted into the Drake University ABA Master’s Program. The Drake Master of Science in Applied.. read more

5 Tips for Effective Limit Setting

Posted on February 26, 2018 · Posted in Parent Tips

5 Tips for Effective Limit Setting The purpose of setting limits is to teach, not to punish You cannot force someone to behave in a specific way Be clear, think.. read more