Welcome to Innovations In Learning

Individual Growth is Never Final

Innovations is committed to the highest standards of ethics and integrity through hard work, quality services, and a positive and supportive work environment.

We put our consumers first.

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Our Mission

Innovations In Learning is dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities using Applied Behavior Analysis. We strive to provide a positive learning environment that results in a mutually rewarding experience for consumers and their families, our employees and the community.

What We Do

Innovations In Learning, PC, is a multi-faceted agency. We provide intensive ABA services to children with Autism and related disorders, Behavior Management and Music Therapy to individuals in the Waiver program, Day Services for adults with disabilities as well as outpatient services for children and adults including individual, family and group therapy. In all areas of our work we take pride in using empirically based interventions. We develop objective and measurable goals that allow close monitoring of treatment efficacy. Our intensive ABA program and Adult Day Services are located at our main center on Georgia Street in Merrillville.

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  • “Because of Innovations and their dedicated staff, the quality of my daughter’s life has been improved through their diligence in working on her behaviors with respect and dignity.”

    Thank you, Renee Valfre
  • “Jack has been a client at Innovations for 2 years and during that time his therapists and supervisor have become like family to us. They love and teach him daily and celebrate his accomplishments just as we do! He has developed so much during his time at Innovations and has changed the lives of each of us in our family. Thank you to all who have worked so hard to help Jack’s development this far.”

    Ben and Lisa Rouse
  • “However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.”

    Stephen Hawking
  • “Every child has a different learning style and pace.  Each child is unique, not only capable of learning but also capable of succeeding. “

    Robert John Meehan
  • “If a child cannot learn in the way we teach…we must teach in a way the child can learn.”

    Dr. O. Ivar Lovaas
  • “Without data, you are just another person with an opinion.”

    Andreas Schleicher
  • “The consequences of an act affect the probability of it’s occurring again.”

    B.F. Skinner
  • “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal. Not to people or things.”

    Albert Einstein
  • “There is no greater disability in society than the inability to see a person as more.”

    Robert Hensel
  • “Go ahead and label me, cause labels are made for gifts.”

    Robert Hensel
  • “I don’t have a dis-ability, I have a different ability.”

    Robert Hensel
  • “You have got to keep autistic children engaged with the world. You cannot let them tune out.”

    Temple Grandin
  • “Autism is part of who I am.”

    Temple Grandin
  • “Be yourself everyone else is already taken.”

  • “The only disability in life is a bad attitude.”

    Scott Hamilton
  • “Why fit in when you were born to stand out.”

    Dr Seuss
  • “The only limits in life are the ones you make.”

  • “Don’t “dis” my ability.”