The Healthy Early Years Clinic offers low-cost therapeutic services (including telehealth) for young children and their families experiencing mild to moderate distress. Clinicians help clients cope with stressful life events, reduce overwhelming behaviors in children, adjust to the challenges of parenthood, and Improve family relationships.
The Exceptional Family Resource Center (EFRC)
The Exceptional Family Resource Center (EFRC) is a community-based collaborative agency, staffed by parents and professionals. It is designed to serve families of individuals with special needs by providing a broad continuum of information, education, and support. Services and supports are offered in English and Spanish.
SDSU Speech-Language Clinic
The Speech-Language Clinic, housed within the SDSU School of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, provides diagnostic and intervention speech and language services to children and adults in the San Diego community. The clinic functions as the training program for graduate students in the school. All student clinicians are directly supervised by SDSU faculty certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and licensed by the state of California.
Autism Focused Intervention Resources & Modules
AFIRM Modules are designed to help you learn the step-by-step process of planning for, using, and monitoring an Evidence-Based Practice with learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder from birth to 22 years of age. Supplemental materials and handouts are available for download.
San Diego Regional Center
The San Diego Regional Center (SDRC) is a service of San Diego-Imperial Counties Developmental Services, Inc. SDRC is a focal point in the community for persons with developmental disabilities, (intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, or other disabling conditions similar to intellectual disabilities) living in San Diego and Imperial counties. It is a private, non-profit 501 c (3) organization that contracts with the State of California to provide the services outlined in the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act. The San Diego Regional Center is one of 21 regional centers throughout the State of California.
The National Clearinghouse on Autism Evidence and Practice
The National Clearinghouse on Autism Evidence and Practice conducts systematic reviews of the current intervention literature targeting individuals on the autism spectrum. Their scientists reviewed research studies published between 1990-2017 which examined the impact of behavioral, educational, clinical and developmental practices and service models used with individuals on the autism spectrum from birth through age 22. The 2020 NCAEP EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICES REPORT is the most up-to-date and comprehensive review of autism interventions and therapies available.
The Child and Adolescent Services Research Center (CASRC)
The Child and Adolescent Services Research Center (CASRC) is a consortium of over 100 investigators and staff from multiple academic institutions in Southern California conducting cutting edge research focused on improving health and developmental services for children and families.
The California Autism Professional Training and Information Network (CAPTAIN)
The California Autism Professional Training and Information Network (CAPTAIN) is a cross agency network developed to support the understanding and use of evidence based practices (EBPs) for individuals affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) across the state of California.