December 2015/January 2016

In This Issue
Changes in Insurance?

If you foresee any insurance changes for the new year, please let our eligibility specialist, Ashley Triplett, or family coordinator, Colin Clayton, know by Jan. 1, 2016.

You can reach them at, or 
call 317-436-8961.
Interested in 
taking a tour?
Email family coordinator
 Colin Clayton
 to schedule: 

The Behavior Analysis Center for Autism has four locations:


BACA 111902 Lakeside Drive, 
Fishers, IN 46038; 317-288-5232
BACA Prep9929 E. 126th St., 
Fishers, IN 46038; 317-436-8961
BACA Z6704 Central Blvd.
Zionsville, IN 46077; 
BACA Hart53633 County 
Road 7,  Elkhart, IN 46514; 

Current BACA Parents:

Reminder: Please make sure to call your center's main line if/when your child will be absent - preferably by 7:30 am.


View Past Parent/Professional Presentations on our Website!

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World Class Therapy 

BACA Atlas, located at BACA Z in Zionsville, is an intensive therapy clinic that provides families access to renowned behavior analysts and therapy services. Families that are seeking a direction for their child now have the opportunity to engage in a clinic that creates programs to be implemented at home. The staff assesses skills, provides therapy and trains the family, caregivers and therapy team. The clinic sessions are based on your child's needs, your schedule and your budget.
For more information about this program, contact 
Ann Dorlet at


About BACA     


The Behavior Analysis Center for Autism (BACA) uses the principles and procedures of applied behavior analysis (ABA) to teach language, social, self-help, academic, daily living and life skills to children and young adults with autism and related disorders throughout Indiana. BACA is committed to the continuous education and training of its staff by hosting regular seminars and training sessions from its esteemed clinical team. 


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for more
information today!






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In this issue of the December/January newsletter ,
BACA looks forward to sharing lots of news, tips and updates with you from the 
Behavior Analysis Centers for Autism. 
Thanks, and enjoy!

All BACA locations will be closed     
Dec. 24-25 for Christmas.

Please contact your center's administrative assistant if you're taking days off for the holidays. 

If centers are closed due to weather, a post will be made on BACA's Facebook page and website.
The healthcare market opened on November 1st and runs through January 31st, 2016.  The open market, through the Affordable Care Act, allows you to purchase a policy for your whole family or a single person.  This is a very useful period for those that do not currently have coverage for ABA therapy.  The open market would allow you to select a policy that is inclusive of ABA in order to obtain services.  Please feel free to contact Colin Clayton with questions.  Important dates for the open market are as follows:
  • November 1, 2015: Open Enrollment started - first day you could enroll in a 2016 insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Coverage can start as soon as January 1, 2016.
FYI:  Plans and prices for 2016 will be available by late October.
  • December 15, 2015: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start January 1, 2016.
  • January 1, 2016: 2016 coverage starts for those who enroll or change plans by December 15.
  • January 15, 2016: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start February 1, 2016.
  • January 31, 2016: 2016 Open Enrollment ends. Enrollments or changes between January 16 and January 31 take effect March 1, 2016. 
VIP Christmas Celebration
When: Friday, Dec. 4th, 5:30-7:30 pm
Where: Hussey-Mayfield Library; 250 N 5th Street 
Zionsville, 46077

*BACA will be there to pass out milk and cookies!

This FREE holiday celebration is for "Very Important People"  with special needs and their families and caregivers.

Join Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves for a special evening of fun and pictures at The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library on Friday, December 4, 2015. The night will include free photos with Santa, a free professional family photo by Janice VanGorder Photography, story telling, games, sleigh rides, snacks, prizes and more. You never know where you might find Santa and his elves!
You'll want to be sure to dress warm for the sleigh rides....and have everyone in the family dress for professional family photos (free photos).

For questions, either call or email:
Leigh Ann Akard: 317-445-4417 or

Client Holiday Parties!
BACA Z Holiday Party w/ Santa Frank: 12/15, 5:30-6:30 pm
BACA 1 Holiday Party w/ Santa Frank: 12/18, 5:30-7 pm
(BACA Prep clients are welcome to attend party at BACA 1)
BACA Hart Holiday Party w/ Santa: 12/18, 3:30-4:30 pm
BACA's Involvement in this Year's 
HABA Conference