About Us

The Medical Home for Autism is part of the Institute for Child Development where we have an extensive range of professional staff that are here to diagnose, evaluate, treat, advise and direct you to services that are appropriate for your child and family’s needs. Our team consists of: 
 
Adolescent Medical Specialist
Advanced Practice Nurse
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatricians
Family Resource Specialist (through partnership with the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network- SPAN)
General Pediatricians
Medical Assistants 
Occupational Therapists 
Pediatric Specialists (GI, Neurology, Cardiac, Pulmonology)   
Physical Therapists 
Program Coordinator 
Registered Nurses
Speech/Language Therapists       
Social Workers 
       
We strive to empower families by enabling them to overcome obstacles in accessing quality healthcare and obtaining relevant information for their well-being. With offering a comprehensive system of care, we believe that an improved quality of life is possible for all children with autism as well as their families.
 
Whether your child has already been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or you need a comprehensive evaluation, we can help you navigate the process of getting the services your child needs. Our highly train developmental pediatricians are here to assess your child through a comprehensive examination. If needed, they can make referrals to the many pediatric specialists at our hospital. Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) is a therapeutic intervention recommended by our physicians and we have a full list of referrals throughout the state.
 
Our family resource specialist is trained through the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network to educate you and your family about the services that your school district and community have to offer. Our social worker will meet with you individually to put your mind at ease as well as invite you to our parent support groups. From early intervention to transition services for your adolescent, we can guide you to the right resources. 
 
Medical Home for Autism Phone 
551-996-2256
 
 


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