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Proactive Life Skills provides behavior and learning support for First Coast families with programs that enable clients to achieve independence and success in school, work and daily activities. We specialize in social, educational, communication and behavioral interventions for individuals with neuro-developmental, anxiety and impulse control disorders such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia and other language and learning disabilities to promote inclusion and boost independent potential.

Contact us to learn more about how we can help your student achieve success. 

Our team of experts focuses on the individual's needs and through customized learning plans. PLS' behavior analysts, trained interventionists, therapists and licensed teachers provide services in homes, schools, the community and in our 2700 square foot learning center located in the Intracoastal/West Beaches area of Jacksonville, Florida.

Located at 13121 Atlantic Boulevard, Suite 200, Jacksonville, FL 32225 in Harbour Place Professional Park, our center is conveniently to the Beaches, Intracoastal West, Arlington and Southside Jacksonville areas. Call us at (904) 491-2111.

We currently accept the Gardiner/PLSA Scholarship and many insurance plans. 

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How We Help

School, Home & Work Balance

We provide focused and comprehensive services in the following areas of care:

  1. Community Education - Conferencesworkshops for parentsteachers and professionals
  2. Social & Life Skills Classes- PEERS for adolescents and young adults, and social skills groups
    • Project Pathlight™ - A Transition Program for teens with developmental disabilities
  3. Therapy Services - Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Parent Training & Support to treat Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

From ages 2-22, PLS offers services for individuals and their families.

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PLS is committed to slowing the spread of COVID-19 and is implementing CDC and DOH guidelines including social distancing, wearing masks indoors, increased sanitation and hand washing, temperature screenings, and quarantines and isolation for positive tests and close contact with known infected individuals (contact tracing). Our staff and clients are also following a strict illness policy during the coronavirus pandemic.