Autism F.I.R.S.T. | Autism Therapy & Service | We Work Together

F.I.R.S.T. Steps Ahead Immersive Day Program

A comprehensive, personalized and fun therapeutic program designed to help your child thrive and take steps towards learning the important skills needed for a more independent life. The Day Program is for children ages two to six in Herndon and Chantilly, Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm.

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Autism FIRST - Therapy & Service in Northern, VA

Helping Your Child,
Supporting Your Family

We understand how autism profoundly impacts each member of a family and its support system. That’s why we provide a full circle of support for our families.

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Summer Programs

Your child will engage in 1:1 treatment with a therapist along with opportunities for group activities with other children to include circle time, arts and crafts, games, etc.

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Social Skills Groups

Our social skills groups focus on increasing emotional intelligence and building self-management abilities utilizing evidence-based practices to teach positive social skills and replacement behaviors

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  • ABA
  • Day Program
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Social Skills Groups
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  • Consulting
  • Direct advocacy
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  • Parent and caregiver support
  • Sibling support
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Collaborative and Relational Autism Care

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals with autism and their families. We take a collaborative approach to ensure all professionals involved in a treatment plan work together to help each child or young adult reach their highest potential. We believe in relational autism care that compassionately supports all members of a family impacted by autism.

Services to Meet Your Needs

Center-Based Programs and In-Home Support

in Fairfax County, VA and Loudoun County, VA


Events that Support

Educational Events

Lectures and guest speakers that share insights on how to get the help your family needs.

Monthly Support Group

The first Wednesday of every month is a time to connect with other families and share experiences.