Therapeutic Behavioral Consultation
Support Services of Virginia, Inc. offers Behavioral Consultation Services to assist individuals who have challenging behaviors lead more productive and successful lives. Intervention strategies are structured to identify areas of concern, to understand the meaning of the behavior, and to implement behavior plans designed to reduce problem behaviors and teach essential replacement skills.
Support team member training is an essential and required part of this service. Helping those who support the individual in understanding the meaning of the behavior and teaching foundations of the techniques used is pertinent to the success of these services. All interventions are based on Positive Behavioral Supports and Person Centered Thinking.
SSVA’s behavioral consultants, Andie Plumley and Paula Traverse-Charlton, are both certified in Virginia as Positive Behavioral Support Facilitators. They bring a myriad of education and experience in working with individuals who have challenging behaviors. Services are offered in Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore, Central Virginia and Southside Virginia.