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California Department of Education: http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/

Kern Regional Center serving clients with autism in the Kern County areas: 661-327-8531 www.kernrc.org/

Diagnostic Center of Northern California: http://www.dcn-cde.ca.gov/

ARCA of California: http://arcanet.org/

Easter Seals: www.southerncal.easterseals.com/

Department of Developmental Services: http://www.dds.ca.gov

USC Telehealth: Free In-home counseling (866) 740-6502

Office of Client’s Rights Advocacy: 661-208-4847 www.disabilityrightsca.org

Social Security Disability Benefit Help:  http://www.disability-benefits-help.org/

DV Therapy Inc. ABA and so much more https://www.dvtherapy.com/

ACES ABA-Autism Therapy Center 855-223-7123

Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST) ABA 866-727-8274

Autism Behavior Services Inc ABA 855-581-0100

All Kids Dental Surgery Center: 661-325-5437 (sleep dentistry)

Dr. Sturz & Dr. Abby Pediatric& Orthodontics: 661-588-2525

Stop Bullying Now!: http://www.stopbullying.gov/

Bullying on the Bus: https://www.transfinder.com/resources/school-bus-bullying-prevention

TASH: http://tash.org/

Andersen Hearing Services: 661-324-2113

Behavioral Learning Center, Inc.-ABA: 661-803-3586

ABA Bears: 909-618-2273

Ascension Center-ABA: 661-869-1074

Kern Psychological Services, Inc.: 661-869-2610

Autism Interventions & Resources-ABA: 855-247-4621 or 661-979-4227

Beacon Behavior Therapy, Inc.-ABA: 661-317-5300

California Spectrum Services-ABA: 661-634-0789

MAPSS-ABA: 661-397-4777

Neuropathway Specialist-Neurofeedback: 661-565-6933

Canyon Kids Champions Club-Special Needs Worship: 661-871-1150

Life Skills Institute: 661-616-8650

Holdsambeck & Associates, Inc.-ABA: 805-979-9941

California PsychCare-ABA and more: 661-843-1930

ART-Autism Response Team: 661-843-1920

Center for Autism & Related Disorders (CARD)-ABA: 661-771-3351

Valley Achievement Center: 661-834-8670

The Jasmine Nyree Day Center: 661-327-1230

Lighthouse Christian School: 661-588-1212

NAPD: 661-322-9735

Nancy J. Franklin, MS, BCBA-ABA-SW-PBIS: 661-313-6075 (Tehachapi)

Special Needs Project-Book Vendor & Materials: 805-962-8087

GPS Tracking & Safety: 661-480-2361

Riverwalk Pediatric Clinic: 661-663-7500

BestSchools.com-2016 College Resources for Students w/Disabilities http://www.bestschools.com/disability-resources/

Clinica Sierra Vista: 661-324-0293 case management services

Ann Simun, PsyD-Clincal Neuropsychologist: Neuropsychology Partners, Inc. (310)478-8888 www.neuropsychology-partners.com

Stages Learning Materials: info@stageslearning.com (888)501-8880

Department of Human Services: 661-633-7474

UCLA Infant Sibling Study: 310-825-3478

Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes: 800-233-1819 

Special Explorer’s Center: 661-493-0688 social skills/daycare/ABA

Behavior Frontiers ABA: 310-856-0800 or 661-258-3240

Wheels 4 Bakersfield: 661-376-8623 (wheelchairs/walkers)

Behavioral Momentum Services LLC: 661-205-5238 ABA

Omni Family Health: 210 N. Chester Avenue LCSW- ahaddock@ominifamilyhealth.org

A Day in Our Shoes: Special Education Advocacy Lisa Lightner 610-299-2195

Hope Advocacy LLC: Liz Tashma 805-769-4007

Barry Rosenfeld: Special Needs Planning 661-703-9466

PUENTES-BRIDGES 661-809-4888 Field of Service-Student transition plan

Travel Accessibility Tips for Autism: https://www.titlemax.com/travel-accessibility-and-tips-for-travelers-with-disabilities/

Bed Time Routine for Children with Autism: https://purple.com/blog/bedtime-routines-for-children-with-autism

From Overwhelmed to In-Control: Your Self-Care Journey as a Special Needs Parent From Overwhelmed to In-Control_ Your Self-Care Journey as a Special Needs Parent

Great resource for young children with Autism: https://www.liliguanausa.org

Cerebral Palsy Guidance  https://www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com/


Other Resources by description:

Autism Resources for Families
Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents
Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping
CDC Autism Links and Resources
Operation Autism for Military Families
Academic Accommodation Resources
Temple Grandin’s Teaching Tips
Estate Planning for Parents of Kids with Autism

Essential Relocation Tips for Parents of Children with Autism

From Overwhelmed to In-Control_ Your Self-Care Journey as a Special Needs Parent.docx



-Children’s Hospital Oakland

Child Development Center
Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics/Communication Clinic
(510) 428-3351 http://www.childrenshospitaloakland.org

Specialty: Diagnosis, assessment for intervention planning Population: Children (birth–18)

-Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego

Autism Intervention Center
3020 Children’s Way, MC 5042
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 966-7453
(877) 64AUTISM
e-mail: lhickey@chsd.org http://www.chsd.org/body.cfm?id=35&action=detail&ref=55

Specialty: Diagnostic evaluation, assessment for intervention planning, intervention, educational consultation Population: Children (birth–18)

-The M.I.N.D. Institute

UC Davis Medical Center
4860 Y Street, Room 3020
Sacramento, CA 95817
Toll-Free Phone: (888) 883-0961
Local Phone: (916) 734-5153 http://mindinstitute.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/

Specialty: Medical evaluation, Genetic testing, Neuropsychological testing

Social work services including recommendations for school and treatment referrals Behavioral evaluations (Child Development Section)
Pediatric Neurological Assessments (Child Neurology Section) Full services of UCDMC including neurophysiological testing, imaging (MRI, etc.) referral to other pediatric specialty services laboratory services
Autism evaluation Fragile X evaluation and treatment program

-Stanford University

Neuropsychiatry/Pervasive Developmental Disorders Clinic Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
401 Quarry Road
Palo Alto, Ca. (650)-498-9111 http://www-cap.stanford.edu/services/outpatient/autism_main.html

Specialty: Diagnosis, assessment for intervention planning, educational consultation  Population: Children (birth–18)

-University of California, Irvine/For OC Kids

1915 West Orangewood Ave., Suite 200 Orange, CA
(888) 9-OC-KIDS
e-mail: forockids@uci.edu www.forockids.com.

Specialty: Diagnosis, assessment for intervention planning, educational consultation  Population: Children (birth–18), special emphasis in children under 5

-University of California, Los Angeles

Neuropsychiatric Institute
Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences 300 Medical Plaza, Suite 2406
Los Angeles, CA http://www.mentalhealth.ucla.edu

-University of California, San Diego

UCSD Autism Research Laboratory Phone: (858) 534-6144
Fax: (858) 822-1746 http://psy.ucsd.edu/~cwhalen/lab.html

Specialty: Intervention, parent training, educational consultation

-University of California, San Francisco

Pervasive Developmental Disorders Clinic Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
(415) 476-7385 http://www.ucsf.edu/psych/folp.htm

Specialty: Diagnosis, assessment for intervention planning, educational consultation  Population: Children (birth–18)

-University of California, Santa Barbara

Autism Research Center
1163A Phelps Hall
Information: (805) 893-2176
Fax: (805) 893-7264 http://www.education.ucsb.edu/autism/ Specialty: Intervention

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