Youth Matters is a boutique behavioural intervention service provider that specialises in developing and implementing Positive Behaviour Support interventions for young people on the Autism Spectrum, or diagnosed with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Our behavioural programs are developed according to the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA), an established evidence-based behavioural intervention for individuals diagnosed with Autism.
The Youth Matters clinical team are a cross-disciplinary group of highly experienced and qualified specialists who provide intensive therapeutic intervention to adolescents and young adults who are at risk of isolation in their community. We come from a range of backgrounds including; Psychology, Applied Behaviour Analysis (Board Certified Behaviour Analysts and Registered Behaviour Technicians), Counselling and Psychotherapy, Youth Work, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Social Work, Sports and Fitness Coaching and Rehabilitation Counselling.
The Youth Matters clinical team pride themselves on delivering quality, safe and person-centred therapeutic support services to our clients and providing the highest quality professional development opportunities as well as training and supervision to our therapeutic team members.
The Youth Matters Therapeutic Care Specialist team work with clients across multiple contexts (at home, work, school, and within the community), and provide flexible and targeted client support when and where they are specifically required according to our client's individual needs.