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At ABS, our purpose is to improve the delivery of services for children with autism, every day, in everything we do. We are proud to be the leading pioneer in the collaborative, integrated approach to services for children with autism, linking therapists, physicians, schools, psychologists, and even hospitals for a wrap-around care approach.
Driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class team we provide the entirety of care for children with autism in order to provide a better prognosis across all domains affected by autism—social, communication, adaptive living and behavioral.

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Our Mission

ABS provides individualized, wrap-around psychological care for children with developmental disabilities and their families. We utilize data to assure progress is effectively tracked, analyzed, and communicated between the family, doctors, and behavioral analysts. Our team approach provides support so that children can meet goals in all areas of development.

Meet Our Mission Drivers

Jeff Skibitsky, M.A., BCBA, LBA

President

Jeffrey William Skibitsky (Jeff), MA, BCBA, LBA, is founder and president of Alternative Behavior Strategies (ABS). Headquartered in Salt Lake City, ABS, an accredited member of Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE), was founded in 2011 and has grown to become a leading provider of services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Today, the company has locations in California, Utah and North Carolina. It works with a team of more than 300 clinicians across multiple sites and clinics. As president, Mr. Skibitsky oversees all clinical initiatives for the company, including service delivery, recruitment and training for members of the behavior intervention team.

A BHCOE Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Mr. Skibitsky has been very active in the autism community for almost two decades, holding numerous positions on various committees and boards. He is a strong advocate for people with ASD and is a nationally recognized expert on treatments for children with ASD, regularly conducting workshops and presentations.

Mr. Skibitsky received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, in 2001 and his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University in Los Angeles in 2008. In 2009, Mr. Skibitsky earned Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification from the BCBA Credentialing Program.

Dr. Natalie Roth, PhD

Vice President of Clinical Services

Natalie Roth, PhD, is Vice President of Clinical Services of Alternative Behavior Strategies (ABS), a leading provider of services to children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Dr. Roth is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in childhood neurodevelopment delays. She is a seasoned leader who can be counted on to consistently deliver results.

Dr. Natalie Roth, PhD (2001; Fuller)  is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in particularly in childhood neurodevelopment delays. Dr. Roth grew up in Utah and attended the University of Utah. She graduated from the APA approved psychology program at Fuller Theological Seminary following practicum experience at the University of Southern California and an internship at St. John’s Child Development Center in Santa Monica, California. She and her husband returned to the mountains and lifestyle of Salt Lake City in 2002.

A frequent speaker at local conferences, Dr. Roth is also heavily involved in the development of community educational materials.

Our Core Values

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We Collaborate

We partner with family members, therapists, schools, and doctors to provide care.

We Encourage Learning

We provide free educational and training materials for caregivers, our staff, as well as the community.

We Respect

We strive to empower our families and their children by maintaining respectful and collaborative relationships.

We Are Accessable

We strive to have no wait-lists and provide services to underserved areas.

We Provide Quality Services

Our services have been ranked as being within the top 10% in the country by the BHCOE.

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Media contact: Joy Scott, Scott Public Relations

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