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“I’m very happy to see how my son’s OT skills have improved as a result of some of the tasks he’s been working on in ABA. Anytime he plays with a toy independently (this isn’t often, but it’s an emerging skill), I get very excited!”

-Proud BYS Parent

“My son finally has confidence to approach other children and ask if they want to play with him. It took a lot for him to get to that point.
I am so proud of him!”

-Proud BYS Parent

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BY YOUR SIDE Autism Therapy Services

Dedicated to meeting the needs of individuals on the autism spectrum.
We offer a multidisciplinary approach in a variety of settings – in-center, in-home, and
in-community. Our comprehensive approach includes ABA, occupational, speech-language, and feeding therapies.

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Featured Blog

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Halloween Tips and Tricks: Strategies for Dealing with Your Child’s Fears

BY YOUR SIDE knows Halloween can be scary time of year for some children. To help you prepare for the upcoming holiday, we’ve prepared strategies to make Halloween an enjoyable holiday for everyone. Read More

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Latest Podcast


BYS 031: A Principal Talks Education and Learning
Released: February 19, 2018

Brett Balduf is the younger brother of BYS’s President Brad Balduf. Brett is the principle at Carpenter school – grades K through 5th – in Park Ridge IL. Mr. Balduf’s career started as a social worker and he has always been a proponent of rethinking how we look at education. He has great insight for any parent looking for best practices educating their child both at school and at home. In this episode we discuss: Do grades and classrooms designs need to be rethought? Why kids needs goals. Mr. Balduf gives an insight to the teachers of today. We discusses fidgets, standing desks, and more.

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Recent News/Events

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BYS Parent Panel – Open to the Public!

Join us Friday, March 23 from 7 – 8 PM for an informal round-table on sharing ideas and getting to know other parents.

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