While some families pay privately for behavioral treatment, most need funding. ACT is contracted with multiple funding sources and will assist you in determining the best option for your family. Sometimes using more than one funding source is possible.

Continue reading for more information, and give us a call for personal assistance!



Health Insurance

If your child has health insurance, the policy may fund your child’s treatment if ABA is a covered benefit.

ACT is currently an in-network provider for several health insurance carriers, including:

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield 
  • Magellan 
  • Cigna
  • Humana

We are in the process of contracting with additional insurance companies, including:

  • United
  • Beacon
  • Aetna
  • TriCare

Please call our office (818.707.1717) to start the intake process. Our staff will contact your insurance provider directly to determine your child’s benefits and begin the authorization and assessment process.

The following information may be helpful to families:

Guidelines for Health Plan Coverage of Applied Behavior Analysis Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder – Behavior Analysis Certification Board (BACB)

School District

ACT is able to contract directly with local school districts to provide training, assessment, aide support, behavior management planning, curriculum development, and other needed services. We currently contract with many local school districts.

ACT is certified by California’s Department of Education as a Non-Public Agency (NPA) and holds a Master Contract.

The need for NPA support is determined during the IEP process with your school district. Give us a call (818.707.1717) and we can guide you through the process.

Regional Center

In some cases, regional center will fund your insurance co-payments. ACT is contracted with local regional centers to accept insurance co-payments.

Give us a call (818.707.1717)! Our experienced staff can help you navigate through the process of securing funding for your child’s behavioral treatment.

What They Say

“Our experience with Dr. Karen Barbi has been incredible. We have seen such an amazing change in our son since we started using the strategies suggested by Dr. Barbi. Her dedication and commitment to our family have been very much appreciated. We can’t believe how much has changed in such a short amount of time. She has been extremely helpful to us.”