Paradigm’s unique, transdisciplinary, student-centered model, “EduCare,” integrates the most current research and best practices of Special Education, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Transitional Services into a seamless program continuum that gives students the tools they need to succeed. Leveraging years of experience in wellness and education to meet the individualized needs of students and families, Paradigm provides an integrated, holistic approach to their learning and growth.
Paradigm is a subsidiary of CarePlus NJ, a pioneer in integrated primaryand behavioral health care for adults and children. This unique connection makes Paradigm one of only two schools in the state with direct linkage to mental health and addiction service provider. With synergistic linkages to CarePlus, Paradigm has the added advantage to go above and beyond typical counseling standards, providing a level of mental health services to its students not typically available in public or private schools.
Paradigm’s structured Academic Programs meet rigorous state compliance standards, while being sensitive to students with significant academic, social and emotional challenges. Our “Competency Based Learning” model allows students to master skills at their own pace, developing self-confidence and self-esteem along the way.Learn More »
Seamlessly integrated throughout all our services, Paradigm’s Clinical Services go above and beyond typical counseling standards and is designed to provide students with the skills and resilience needed to effectively manage and regulate clinical symptoms that have historically impeded their success in school.Learn More »
Through a fully integrated collaboration with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services, and Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey, our innovative Transitional Programs are based on proven school-to-work models, placing strong emphasis on ensuring high school students will have the skills necessary for competitive employment or post-secondary education.Learn More »
“There are not enough words to express my gratitude for all you’ve done to assure a future for my Amy. Paradigm was a lifeline for when I had given up hope. I know Paradigm will continue to change the lives of many other children who need your special care.”
“Thank you for being a hero who believes in out children, sees the future through their eyes, leads them to discover their potential, and tirelessly inspires them to dare the impossible.
Thank you for nurturing our hope.”
“We are so glad that our son is able to be a part of this wonderful environment where he can learn and grow.”
“Paradigm School is small enough so each students’ needs can be individually met. Lifeskills, as well as academics are taught with caring teachers. Director Jeff Kahn, makes Paradigm a success. His ideas are innovative and he delivers his promises. His communication skills allow each parent to be an integral part of their child’s education.”