Austin, TX

Behavior Frontiers
7500 Rialto Blvd, Suite 250
Austin, TX 78735
Phone: 888.922.2843
Fax: 855.568.2494

 

 
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Behavior Frontiers offers exceptional behavior intervention services to Austin and surrounding areas in Texas. We are NOW ACCEPTING new clients with autism or other special needs into our applied behavior analysis (ABA) treatment programs. Our comprehensive treatment program is conducted in the child’s natural setting, such as his/her home, school, or community. Our highly-trained team of behavior supervisors and instructors work together with family members and other professionals to target the reduction of problem behaviors and the improvement of a variety of age-appropriate skills, such as socialization and communication. We accept payment from private sources, as well as from insurance companies or school districts. Please contact our office at 888-922-2843 today to start services!

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Advantages of in-home ABA therapy:

>We come to you! No need to worry about traveling to another appointment.

>Positive behavior change occurs more easily in your home, where it is a safe and familiar environment for your child and we work on skills that matter most to you!

>Your child's daily routine can be easily incorporated to teach new skills.

Service Locations

Behavior Frontiers clinical staff members will be available to serve clients in or near the following cities: Austin, Bastrop, Bee Cave, Briarcliff, Buda, Cedar Park, Driftwood, Dripping Springs, Elgin, Elroy, Henly, Hornsby Bend, Hutto, Jollyville, Kyle, Lago Vista, Lakeway, Leander, Manchaca, Mustang Ridge, Pflugerville, Round Rock, San Marcos, South Congress, Spicewood, The Hills, Volente, West Lake Hills, Wimberley, and Windemere

Texas Insurance Laws

In 2007, House Bill 1919 was passed and it took effect on January 1, 2008. In 2009, House Bill 451 was passed and it took effect on January 1, 2010.

The Texas Autism Insurance Act requires a health insurance plan to provide coverage to children under the age of 10, who are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, for all generally recognized services (including ABA) prescribed in relation to autism spectrum disorder by the child’s primary care physician in a treatment plan recognized by that physician.

In-Network Insurance Contracts

Behavior Frontiers is an in-network provider with the following insurance providers in Texas:

  • Blue Cross/ Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX)

  • Cigna

  • ComPsych

  • Humana (managed by LifeSynch)

  • LifeSynch

  • Magellan

  • Oscar

  • PacifiCare of Texas (managed by Optum)

  • Tricare (East Region, managed by Humana)

  • United Behavioral Health / Optum

If your child is a beneficiary of one of these health plans, please contact our office today at 972-587-2300 so we can verify benefits. 

We are also in the process of finalizing contracts with additional health plans. Please contact us if you do not see your health plan listed so that we can discuss your options.

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Courtney Pullen M.S., BCBA, LBA
Senior Clinical Director

Courtney received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Louisville in Kentucky. During her undergrad and first semester of grad program, Courtney worked at a Mental Health hospital where she was introduced to the field of ABA. Courtney became a BCBA in May 2013 and moved to Dallas, TX where she worked as a Behavior Supervisor for Behavior Frontiers. Two years later Courtney was promoted to the position of Clinical Director and transferred to Behavior Frontiers’ Sacramento office. She has worked in residential facilities with children and teens with behavior difficulties, as well as children with autism since 2010. Courtney has experience implementing ABA strategies in home, school, clinic, daycare, and community settings.

Samantha Sanchez, M.A., BCBA
Associate Clinical Director, Austin, TX 

Samantha received her Bachelor of Science in Community Health from the University of Texas in San Antonio. During her undergrad, Samantha completed an internship at a pediatric clinic where she was introduced to the field of ABA. She then went on to receive her Masters of Arts in Special Education from Arizona State University. Soon after, she received her certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) in August 2018. Samantha has more than six years’ experience working with children with disabilities. She worked throughout her graduate program with children and young adults with autism and related developmental disabilities. She has experience in individual and group settings in the clinic, home, school, daycare and community. She also has experience with managing and training staff within their direct therapy sessions and creating individualized treatment plans to fit the needs of the child. Samantha is dedicated to her work to improve the lives of clients and families in Austin in need of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy.