Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), also known as Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDDs), cause severe and pervasive impairment in thinking, feeling, language, and the ability to relate to others.
1 in 68 children in the USA has ASD (CDC estimate)

Intellectual Disability
Aspergers Syndrome
FragileX Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Attention Deficit Disorder
Lesch-Nyhan
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Arc of USA
National Assoc of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Georgia DBHDD
AAIDD
National Institute of Mental Health
Olmstead Settlement
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
Center for Disease and Control
Positive Behavioral Strategies
Aggression: Assessment and Management
Mental Illness in Mental Retardation
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood disorders and can continue through adolescence and adulthood. Symptoms include difficulty staying focused and paying attention, difficulty controlling behavior, and hyperactivity (over-activity).
Our mission is to continue to restore hope and dignity to our citizens with developmental disabilities.

  
Mission Statement
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Population with Disabilities: Equal Opportunity & Protection Under the Law
Positive Behavioral Supports
PBS is a set of research-based strategies used to increase quality of life and decrease problem behavior by teaching new skills and making changes in a person's environment.
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guarantees equal opportunity for people with disabilities.........
Medications Proven Ineffective
in Aggression in DD Population
Despite their widespread use ....in Adults with developmental disabilities .....study has found that .....antipsychotics....to be ineffective in aggressive behavior.
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Intellectual Disability
Aspergers Syndrome
FragileX Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Attention Deficit Disorder
Lesch-Nyhan
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Arc of USA
National Assoc of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Georgia DBHDD
AAIDD
National Institute of Mental Health
Olmstead Settlement
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
Center for Disease and Control
Positive Behavioral Strategies
Aggression: Assessment and Management
Mental Illness in Mental Retardation
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Intellectual Disability
Aspergers Syndrome
FragileX Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Attention Deficit Disorder
Lesch-Nyhan
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Arc of USA
National Assoc of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Georgia DBHDD
AAIDD
National Institute of Mental Health
Olmstead Settlement
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
Center for Disease and Control
Positive Behavioral Strategies
Aggression: Assessment and Management
Mental Illness in Mental Retardation
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There is Ability in Disability
Heritage Behavioral Services, a non-profit advocacy organization is dedicated to trailblazing and evidence-based behavioral support services for the population with developmental disabilities in the State of Georgia. Our programs are person-centered premised on the individual's functional and psycho-social needs. Our services are consumer-driven with active family inclusion.
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5696 Peachtree Parkway, Suite A
Norcross, Georgia. 30092
Phone: 678-992-2647 (office)
678-237-2273 (cellular)
fax: 1-800-854-0691
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5696 Peachtree Parkway, Suite A. Norcross, Georgia. 30092
B U L L E T I N
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Mission Statement
 (PBS)
Intellectual Disability
Aspergers Syndrome
FragileX Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Attention Deficit Disorder
Lesch-Nyhan
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Arc of USA
National Assoc of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Georgia DBHDD
AAIDD
National Institute of Mental Health
Olmstead Settlement
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
Center for Disease and Control
Positive Behavioral Strategies
Aggression: Assessment and Management
Mental Illness in Mental Retardation
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No Change in Prevalence of Cerebral Palsy in America
New federal data suggests that the number of children born with cerebral palsy is largely steady.....
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Heritage Behavioral Services

Restoring Hope and Dignity.... One Life at a Time

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Positive Behavioral Strategies
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