Sharifa Yateem Center for Rehabilitation

About SYCR

The center provides a one-on-one individual sessions treatment based on the well-established principles of Applied Behavior Analysis and evidence-based practices.

All programs are individualized to meet the needs of a wide age range between 1- 20 years old individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder or other developmental disorders. Each client works one-on-one with a trained therapist under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst(BCBA) on individualized goals.

SYCR focuses on different skill areas , such as, but not limited to the following:

  • Social skills
  • Communication skills
  • Behavioral intervention
  • Life skills
  • Potty training
  • Community skills
  • School readiness programs
  • Pre-transition readiness
  • Academic skills
  • Self-help skills
  • Many more.. please Contact Us for more information


A Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) will:


  • Help identify language and other critical skills the child can and cannot do
  • Design and oversee the program that involves the child’s skills, needs, deficits, interests, as well as cultural preferences.
  • Determine treatment goals for the individual in different skill areas.
  • Adjust those goals as the individual shows signs of progress.
  • Meet regularly with the family to help apply center-based successes to the home environment.