Professionals in the Area of Autism and Disorders
Our C.A.R.D.S. team (Collaborative Autism and Related Disorders Services) consists of professionals with specialized interest and training in the area of autism and related disorders, including:
- A Pediatric Psychologist to assess the child's cognitive development and the quality of social communication abilities and reciprocal social interaction.
- An Occupational Therapist to assess fine motor skill development and self-help/self-care skills including feeding, coordination and sensory processing.
- A Neurodevelopmental Pediatrician to assess for medical/neurobehavioral issues and provide genetic screening for congenital conditions.
- A Speech and Language Pathologist to assess skill development in the areas of listening comprehension, expressive language and use of social language.