Contact: 
Edie Bartnof
Address: 
3200 Motor Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90034
Phone: 
310-836-1223 x 416
Description of Organization and Population Served: 
Baron School for Exceptional Children is an innovative, accredited, private therapeutic school designed for children ages three through 22 with Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as severe emotional and behavioral challenges, learning disabilities and intellectual delays. Individual education plans incorporating play therapy, sensory and motor skill integration, and speech and language therapy are formulated by a team of teachers, educational therapists and mental health professionals. Children are referred to the program by the public school district when they cannot be provided for in a public school.
Description of Fieldwork Project and Responsibilities of Intern: 
The school day is from 8:00am-2:15pm. The intern would be in the classroom with children. There are 9 classrooms. Dependent on the individual strengths and abilities of the interns would determine the program that we would develop for them.
Hourly Commitment Per Week: 
8 hours