Support for Students Growth Center

We're experts in addressing academic, social, and behavioral development of
children, teens, and young adults.

Social Skills Program

We offer year-round Therapeutic Social Skills Programs for children, adolescents and young adults ages 5-8, 9-11, 12-15, and 16-adult.

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Counseling and Behavior

Are your child’s outbursts, tantrums, and/or other behaviors impacting your family life?

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Executive Functioning

We provide executive functioning groups for students that would benefit.

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Consulting Services

Academic and Behavioral consulting for students and families.

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Readiness Programs

Helping our young adults become happy, productive members of society.

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Therapeutic Day Camp

Our Student Camp Program is designed for children and teens ages 5-14 who are “mainstreamed” and may have “special needs”.

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Have You Read Dr. Nach’s Book?

Instructional Use of Research-Based Interventions For: Students With Autism Spectrum Disorders

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We are an approved Gardiner Scholarship (PLSA Provider)

The Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts (PLSA) program helps parents individualize the educational plans for their children with certain special needs.

Learn more at https://stepupforstudents.org/special-needs-scholarship/plsa

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Meet Daisy Dawg Nach, our Certified Therapy Dog

Canine Good Citizen

Daisy our Certified Therapy Dog

The Support for Students Growth Center, the first facility of its type in South Florida, is pleased to announce the rewarding of the status of; CERTIFIED THERAPY DOG to DAISY “DAWG” NACH.

Daisy is an “English Teddybear Golden Doodle”. She was born on April 11, 2015 and came to live with Dr. Nach and his wife Paula on July 1, 2015. Daisy is our “junior partner” at the Support for Students Growth Center located in Boca Raton, FL. At their center Dr. Nach and his team provide social, behavioral, and academic services to children, teens, young adults and their families.

Daisy’s primary job responsibilities include; greeter, spreading love and affection as she searches out and reduces anxiety, frustration, worry, and fear in our clients and their families. She spreads her time between greeting clients, attending and participating in the many groups and camps we conduct, and being a “junior counselor” as Dr. Nach provides individual and family counseling in his and Daisy’s office.

We hope you come by and get your own “doodle hug” from Daisy.

Did You Know We Also Offer

Therapeutic Social Skills Groups (ages 5-Adult)

EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING GROUPS (3RD GRADE-ADULT)

HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS PROGRAM (AGES 14-ADULT)

ACADEMIC COACHING AND BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION PROGRAMMING

INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY COUNSELING & COACHING

SUMMER AND WINTER DAY CAMPS

EDUCATIONAL CONSULTING

We look forward to getting to know you, your children and your family’s needs

We are experts is addressing the academic, social, and behavioral development of your children, teens, and young adults with “special needs”. We provide Therapeutic Social Skills Groups, Executive Functioning Programs, Educational Consulting, High School, College and Career Readiness Program, Behavior Modification Programs, and Academic Coaching in our high-tech Boca Raton office. Additionally we offer Individual and Family Coaching in our Boca Raton office.

We are a team of Ph.D. and Master level educators, counselors and therapists who are experts in the field of: learning disabilities, ADHD, autism spectrum disorders including Asperger’s Syndrome and PDD-NOS, anxiety, depression, NVLD, OCD, ODD and mood disorders.

We strive to help facilitate positive life changes in children and families in either group or individual settings. We are trained to identify and implement methods to enhance overall performance in the home, community, and school environments by targeting specific skills necessary to help navigate the social world we live in.

Is this familiar? If so, check into our Executive Functioning programs!

  • Does your child struggle with organizing their thoughts?
  • Does your child have difficulties with managing their time?
  • Is doing HW a battle in your home?
  • Are group activities a source of difficulty for your student?
  • Does your child experience “meltdowns” over doing schoolwork?

Is this familiar? If so, please check into our Behavior Modification programs!

  • Are your child’s outbursts or episodes of tantrums impacting your family life?
  • Is your child exhibiting deviant behaviors such as; not following your directions, verbally lashing out, or refusal to follow house rules?
  • Do you have to repeat yourself over and over again and your child still doesn’t follow directions?
  • Has your child shown aggression toward property, themselves, their peers and/or adults?
  • Is homework a constant struggle in your household?
  • Do you feel stressed because of your child’s behavior?
  • Are you embarrassed or avoid taking your child certain places because of fear or concern of how they might behave?

A note on insurance:

Please be aware that the Support for Students Growth Center offers multidisciplinary interventions that do not fit standard medical procedure codes; therefore, our services are not reimbursable by medical insurers.

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