Encompass Therapy Center Earns 3-Year BHCOE Reaccreditation
Receiving National Recognition for Commitment to Quality Improvement
Bay City, MI – BHCOE Accreditation has recognized Encompass Therapy Center with a 3-Year Reaccreditation, acknowledging the organization as a behavioral service provider dedicated to continuous improvement in applied behavior analysis. BHCOE Accreditation recognizes behavioral health providers that excel in the areas of clinical quality, staff qualifications and consumer satisfaction and promote systems that enhance these areas. These areas are measured with a wide-ranging audit, including interviews with agency clinical leadership, in-depth on-site observation, a detailed staff qualification review, an anonymous staff satisfaction survey and an anonymous consumer satisfaction survey.
BHCOE Accreditation is the only applied behavior analysis (ABA)-specific accreditation. It provides feedback regarding clinical best practices, staff satisfaction and turnover, and consumer protection. Acting as a third-party, the organization systematically measures and reports on existing quality criteria in the behavior analysis community using standardized methods and practices and accredits only those service agencies that meet these standards.
“Our team at Encompass Therapy Center is dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals through implementing evidence-based teaching strategies and encompassing our core values of care, compassion, and integrity with our clients,” said Ashley Blake, Executive Clinical Director, “We appreciate earning the BHCOE distinction as this represents that we value clinical quality, staff satisfaction, and parent satisfaction while providing Applied Behavior Analysis services.
About BHCOE Accreditation
BHCOE Accreditation is a trusted source that recognizes behavioral health organizations committed to continuous quality improvement. BHCOE offers a third-party measurement system that differentiates and provides independent feedback on clinical quality indicators. The BHCOE criterion features standards that subject-matter experts developed to measure effective applied behavior analysis services. For more information, visit www.bhcoe.org.
About Encompass Therapy Center
At Encompass Therapy Center (ETC) we implement evidence-based practices in our 8,000 sq ft of state of the art facility to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. We utilize nature, light, and play-based concept Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) under the supervision of a Behavior Analyst to increase socially significant behaviors. Our staff members include Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs), Behavior Consultants (BCs), Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs) and Behavior Technicians who are all well trained and experienced. In addition, we offer evidence-based speech therapy through one-on-one services with a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP). The facility houses of 35 total windows to incorporate as much nature and natural light to the children and staff. Along with a full functioning kitchen, ETC offers a gym, naturalistic teaching room, therapy rooms, conference room, observation room, and staff room. For more information, visit https://www.encompasstherapycenter.com/