Including Kids Autism Center | Instruct | Inspire | Include

Podcast Life

Click here to listen to recent podcasts with our Executive Director, Jennifer Dantzler. 

Our Programs

We offer a number of programs to help those

with autism get involved in their community

and learn valuable life skills.

Get Involved

Find out how you or your company can
get involved with Including Kids.

Coffee For A Cause

One of many ways you can show your support!
You can make a difference one cup at a time.

The Inspire Project

A program to provide meaningful employment for all.

Our clients at The Center for Community Inclusion (CCI) have been hard at work                                             learning skills to create a variety of artisan items. 

All sales include FREE shipping and support our mission of inclusion in the                                                community for all individuals with autism.

About Including Kids

On April 21, 2003, Including Kids, Inc. opened its doors with the goal of serving children with autism and related disorders using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis.

We continue to expand services to meet the needs of the community. Currently we serve clients ages 2-30 through full-time & part-time programming, after school classes, parent training, autism friendly community events, adult seminars, babysitter training courses, workshops on various topics, young adult programming including vocational training, and more. 

We have multiple paths to inclusion and all of our clients are included in the community to the extent that best fits their needs and abilities. We have partnerships with many inclusion programs where our children are included with typical peers. We also shape the skills of children who are ready to be included in typical classrooms. 

Our Programs

Including Kids admits individuals of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available by the company. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial programs, and other organization-administered programs.

All of our programs are based on principles of Applied Behavior Analysis and each client receives an Individualized Treatment Plan addressing their specific needs.  There is one licensed behavior analyst overseeing 6-8 cases.  Our program is Nationally Recognized as a Behavioral Health Center of Excellence in the state of Texas and accepts ages 2-30 of all functioning levels.

Including Kids has served over one thousand families through various service offerings including:

  • Full-time Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) programming

  • CCI Young Adult Program

  • After-School Programs – Please see our after-school page for a list of groups offered

  • Community Outreach Initiatives FREE to the public (i.e. Parents Night Out, Autism Friendly

  • Events, Babysitter’s Course, Saturday Workshops, Lunch & Learns)

  • Behavioral Therapy Consultation or Assessment

  • Ready for Life Young Adult Program

Upcoming Events

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We envision a world where all children are given the chance to be included. By fostering an environment built on the mantra, “instruct, inspire, include,” the goal of our dedicated staff and supportive community is to create a truly inclusive society where involvement and awareness act as that last puzzle piece in our complete picture: a welcoming world where every child is given the opportunity to succeed.