ARCHway, Inc works collaboratively with families to provide education, behavioral treatment, and supports the development of social connections for people with autism and developmental disabilities in a safe and healthy environment.
Emphasizing quality of life
Our goal is to provide the best quality of life for people on the autism spectrum who may be challenged but nonetheless fully deserve to get a strong education, to be treated with compassion and appreciation, and to enjoy a healthy and happy lifestyle.
Where learning and caring go hand in hand
We believe in working with the students and their unique needs and personalities. By allowing students to integrate their own natural characteristics with functional skills, we help them focus, learn, and grow.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?
A complex neurodevelopmental disorder associated with difficulties in social interactions, verbal and nonverbal communications, and repetitive behaviors or interests. Other characteristics can include unusual responses to sensory experiences. Impairments range from mild to severe and vary with each individual.
Who is affected with autism?
Autism is distributed throughout the world among all races, nationalities, and social classes. Four of every five people with autism are male.
How does autism affect behavior?
In addition to severe language and socialization problems, people with autism often experience extreme hyperactivity or unusual passivity in relating to parents, family members, and other people.
How can persons with autism learn best?
Through specially trained teachers, using specially structured programs that emphasize individual instruction, persons with autism can learn to function at home and in the community. Some can lead nearly normal lives.