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Vocational & Psychological Services

UPDATED: September 10, 2018

• VPS has been providing mental health services for over 60 years, currently in 6 counties (Beaver, Butler, Crawford
Lawrence, Mercer, and Venango counties.
• Licensed Psychologists, Board Certified Applied Behavioral Analysts, Licensed Behavior Specialists, Licensed Social
Workers, Masters Level Counselors, Therapeutic Staff Support
• Specializing in Autism Services and Behavioral Management
• Services for all Mental Health Diagnoses and all ages
• Specialized Autism Department
• Applied Behavior Analysis, Verbal Behavior Therapy and Functional Behavior Assessments (FBA)
• Child and Adult Outpatient Services
• Eclectic Treatment Modalities Including but not limited to BHRS, Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Positive
Psychology
• WE C.R.E.A.T.E., a Site Based Autism Social Skills Program focusing on age appropriate interactional skills, social-
cognitive functioning, coping skills, positive psychology and generalizing to all environments and situation
• Comprehensive Assessments including Psychological, Neuropsychological, IQ, Learning Disability and ADHD Evaluations
• Advanced Diagnostic Testing for Autism Including Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) and Verbal Behavioral
Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-MAPP)
• Tests of Adaptive Functioning, Child and Adolescent Functional Assessment Scale (CAFAS)
• Train the Trainer for Functional Behavior Assessments (FBA)
• Credentialed to Provide CE’s for Psychologists, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family
Therapists, and Teachers
• Tutoring Program for Juvenile Offenders
• Transition Age Services Including Work Based Learning Experiences, Job Shadowing
• Pre-Employment Transition Programs in Local Schools
• Job Coaching
• Home and Community Habilitation Services
• Adult Autism Waiver Program Services
• Project SEARCH is a one-year, high school transition program which provides internships and education leading to employment
for students with disabilities
• Project EDUCATE provides transition from school to work education to parents/caregivers

  • Languages:
  • English
  • Insurances Accepted:
  • No Cost
  • Medicaid
  • Private Insurance

Address:

115 East North Street
New Castle, PA 16101
United States

Website:

http://vpsdocs.com

Phone:

(724) 656-6866

Email:

vpsdocs@zoominternet.net

Contact:

Eric Verdi

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