Increasing prevalence of Autism Spectrum Diagnoses makes it one of the most important health care issues of the day. Beacon Health Options has expertise and solutions to meet the challenges head-on.


Measuring Real-Life ABA Outcomes

Beacon is the largest manager of autism insurance benefits in the country, with more than 30,000 individuals receiving care in our autism program annually. As part of...

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Beacon’s Autism Spectrum Disorder Services

Across the country, employers are increasingly implementing autism benefits, with 44 states and the District of Columbia now mandating coverage of Applied Behavior...

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More Effective Care for Children with an ASD Diagnosis

The current state of services for the treatment of autism is a complex but fragmented system of care. The effective treatment of autism involves various systems...

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Autism’s Cost

A recent study estimates the average cost for ABA therapy for a child diagnosed with autism is $60,000 per year from when he or she is diagnosed (typically at age 3)...

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