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Northern Trust adds insurance coverage for autism-related therapies

Companies Making A Difference" is an Autism Speaks web series that recognizes businesses who are taking steps to better support the autism community within their companies.
February 09, 2016

Northern Trust has added autism benefits for employees participating in the company’s health plan. Effective January 1, 2016, intensive behavior therapy for treatment of autism spectrum disorders, such as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy, will be a covered benefit for employees and their families. ABA Therapy focuses on increasing positive behaviors while reducing those that cause harm. 

Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust Corporation is an industry leader in wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Fostering a globally diverse and inclusive workforce is a fundamental strength of Northern Trust that helps us succeed as a business enterprise and community advocate.