Summer Edition | 2023

‘Hope Matters’ Newsletter

Developing for the Future

by Kathleen Stengel, MS, BCBA, LBA
CEO of NeurAbilities Healthcare
“Developmental needs” have rested at the core of our business from its founding. We pride ourselves on our multiple clinical services, all of which are rooted in best-in-class science and structured to facilitate the development of the brain, behavior, health and overall wellbeing of the individual. Helping our patients grow is the…

First Ever Recipient of AAN Practice Award

by Mark Mintz, MD
CMO & Founder of NeurAbilities Healthcare
“Quality” is a term we use frequently when we talk about patient care at NeurAbilities. Cultivating a positive patient experience is of high priority for our interdisciplinary team. Accomplishing that requires synergy across disciplines and support for our team of medical, neuropsychological, and behavioral specialists. The concept of providing quality care was integral to my vision when I founded NeurAbilities in 2005, and that has not changed…

Now Available for Pre-Sale!

Attention, parents and professionals! Don’t miss out on Dr. Mark Mintz’s book, “Optimizing Outcomes: Integrated Specialty Healthcare for Neurodevelopmental Disabilities,” now available for presale! Gain valuable insights into an integrated care approach that incorporates actionable diagnostics, leading to remarkable functional outcomes for individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities. Whether you’re a dedicated parent or a healthcare professional, this book is a must-read. Get your copy today and revolutionize the way you approach care for your child or patients.

Now Accepting Medicaid for ABA Services in NJ

We are thrilled to announce that we are now accepting Medicaid for ABA services in New Jersey! We know just how important quality care for children with autism is for all families, so this news brings with it great excitement. NeurAbilities looks forward to serving an additional group of patients in ABA services with Medicaid!

NeurAbilities Named Top Workplace in 3 Regions!

Employee feedback has earned NeurAbilities a spot on the 2023 Top Workplaces list in the Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, and New Jersey regions! Each recognition is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a confidential culture survey administered by Energage, LLC. The survey measures 15 critical culture drivers imperative to the success of any company, and we are happy to share that our one-of-a-kind interdisciplinary team supported the fact that we are a distinguished workplace! Our gratitude goes out to those who participated. To learn more about becoming a member of our valued team, visit our careers page.

Integrate Wellness into Your Daily Routine

What comes to mind when you think of “Self-Care?” We cannot provide what children need if we are burned out and have nothing left to give them. So, what does this look like? How can self-care be attainable and meaningful? Researchers across different fields have tried to answer this question. Based on my own education and clinical experience, I have put together a list of tips I prioritize…

Recent Webinars

Developmental Milestones and Indicators for Intervention

NeurAbilities Webinar | May 16, 2023

Madeline Chadehumbe, MD
Presentation of Autism Across the Gender Gap

Tourette Talks hosted by NJCTS | May 16, 2023

Azlen Theobald, PsyD
Synergies in Autism Care: From ABA to Other Therapies

NeurAbilities Webinar | May 31, 2023

Greg Alberts, PhD
Madeline Chadehumbe, MD
Erin O’Brien, LDT-C, BCBA
Rachel Schwartz MFT, MSED, BCBA, LBS
Kathleen Stengel, MS, BCBA, LBA

Conference Presentations

Artificial Intelligence and the Neurologist: New Horizons

AAN Annual Meeting 2023 – Invited Lecturer | Boston, MA | April 22, 2023

Mark Mintz, MD
Metabolic Considerations for Adult Neurologists

AAN Annual Meeting 2023 – Invited Lecturer | Boston, MA | April 23, 2023

Madeline Chadehumbe, MD
Got Data? (Really?)

Council of Autism Services Providers Conference | April 24, 2023

Kathleen Stengel, MS, BCBA, LBA
Kaori Nepo, PhD, BCBA-D
Whole Genome/Exome Sequencing in Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Reveals Multiple Candidate Genes Especially in Cation Channels Suggesting a Mechanism of Cellular Overexcitation

AAN Annual Meeting 2023 | April 26, 2023
Frontiers in Neurology 2023
American Headache Society’s Meeting | June 16, 2023

High Sensitivity for Monogenic Causal Diagnoses in Autism Including De Novo Variants Representing Novel Disorders with Trio Whole Genome Sequencing and Data Reanalysis in a Non-Academic Center

AAN Annual Meeting 2023 | April 27, 2023

Mark Mintz, MD
Richard Boles, MD
Omri Bar
Laurie Ebenau
Incorporating Medical Diagnostics and Treatment for Children with Autism

The Association for Behavior Analysis International Conference | May 29, 2023

Greg Alberts, PhD
Lisa Alberts, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Kathleen Stengel, MS, BCBA, LBA
Kaori Nepo, PhD, BCBA-D
Teaching Toleration of Medical Examinations through Collaboration: Strategies to Improve Access to Healthcare for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis Conference | June 8, 2023

Erin O’Brien, LDT-C, BCBA

Recognitions & Awards

2023 American Academy of Neurology “Neurology Practice Award

Presented to Mark Mintz, M.D., Award Recognition Ceremony, AAN Annual Meeting 2023, Boston, MA. “This award recognizes a private neurology practice for excellence in quality care and service to the community.” | April 4, 2023

Mark Mintz, MD
2023 American Academy of Neurology “A.B. Baker Teaching Award

Presented to Madeline Chadehumbe, M.D., AAN Annual Meeting 2023, Boston, MA | April 4, 2023

Madeline Chadehumbe, MD

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