Floreo News


By Heather | Sep 25, 2023

Pilot initiative provides clients with access to pioneering interactive learning platform to enhance outcomes

IRVINE CA (September 25, 2023): 

ACES, a leading autism therapy services provider and Floreo, a leading virtual reality (VR) behavioral therapy company, have begun a pilot initiative to provide Floreo’s pioneering VR technology for ACES’ client population. 

ACES provides industry-leading and evidence-based behavioral therapy for children with autism and other special needs. Floreo’s VR technology provides a unique and highly engaging learning environment that ACES will begin introducing to its clients. 

“ACES is committed to providing the highest quality comprehensive autism therapy and intervention services to help individuals maximize their potential. Incorporating Floreo’s innovative technology will enable us to further deliver on our mission,” said Ashley Drag, Senior Vice President of Clinical Services and Innovation at ACES.

“We are proud to partner together with ACES to support their learners in their development of critical skills,” said Vijay Ravindran, Floreo’s Founder & CEO. “The CPT code from the AMA has opened significant opportunities to deploy and scale our VR technology and we look forward to building on this pilot initiative with ACES,” added Mr. Ravindran.

About Floreo:

Floreo’s vision is a world that is open and accessible for every neurodiverse person. Its mission is to create the first behavioral therapy metaverse, a virtual world that is safe for learners, equipping them with skills and tools they can apply in their everyday lives. Floreo has developed a virtual reality platform that teaches social, behavioral, communication and life skills for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, anxiety and other neurodiverse conditions. 

For more information, please visit floreovr.com

About ACES:

ACES is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for individuals and families impacted with autism or other special needs. Founded in 1996 by ACES’ Chairwoman Kristin Farmer, ACES provides comprehensive, professional services to maximize individuals’ potential in the clinic, home, school and community using accepted teaching and ABA therapeutic methodologies, with a long track record of outcomes. ACES operates in more than 85 markets in nine states, serving thousands of clients in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and Washington. Learn more at https://www.acesaba.com/.

Media Contact:

Dan Tarman, dtarman@perceptualadvisors.com

About the Author


Heather is Floreo's Director of Customer Success. She makes sure that all of Floreo's customers are comfortable and confident using Floreo. Prior to working at Floreo, Heather worked at Trove (a news start-up) and eBay for Charity. Heather holds an A.B. from Dartmouth College, where she also played varsity basketball (and won an Ivy League Championship) and a M.Ed. from the University of Mary Washington. In her free time she enjoys reading, tennis, skiing, and hiking around Western North Carolina with her husband, two sons, and adorable lab mix, Pepper.