Education & Treatment

Autism Society of NC — Clinical Department

The Clinical Services Department is in the unique position to offer autism-specific consultation, coaching, and workshops based on the department team’s collective expertise in supporting individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder throughout the lifespan. Under the guidance of Licensed Clinical Psychologist Dr. Aleck Myers the team is composed of Licensed Psychological Associates, Board Certified Behavior Analysts, and Registered Behavior Technicians.

Clinical services and workshops are available to parents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, school staff, and other community members. Services and areas of expertise include:

Comprehensive intervention programs for children, teens and adults • Behavioral consultation for families and professionals in home, school, and other community contexts • Workshops and coaching to families and professionals

 

Carolina Center for ABA and Autism Treatment (formerly Creative Consultants, Inc.) 1150 Southeast Maynard Road # 140 Cary, NC 27511 (919) 371-2848

Provides consultation & tutoring for children with Autism and Autism related disorders. Creative Consultants offers in-home and clinic-based services. Their clinic is designed to increase motivation for learning and provide a language enriched environment.

Developmental Evaluation Center (DEC)

319 Chapanoke Road, Suite 101 Raleigh, NC 27603 (919) 662-4600

Assesses children from birth to five years old for developmental delays or disabilities at no charge.

Mariposa School 203 Gregson Drive Cary, NC 27511 (919) 461-0600

Provides one-on-one instruction to children with autism. Mariposa works with speech and language, occupational, behavioral and educational therapists to tailor and oversee each student’s program.

Meredith College – Autism Program 3800 Hillsborough Street Raleigh, North Carolina 27607-5298 (919) 760-8080

Offers behaviorally based, early intervention program for preschool children with autism

Project Enlightenment 501 S. Boylan Avenue Raleigh, NC 27603 (919) 856-7774

Provides services for parents and teachers, as well as an early childhood mental health program within the Wake County Public School System for children from birth through completion of kindergarten.

Generations Tadpole 205-G West E Street Butner, NC 27509 (919) 575-3093

Provides books, adapted toys, switches, multi-sensory toy items on a library loan basis. There are no shipping, rental or return delivery fees.

Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication Handicapped (TEACCH) 400 Roberson Street Carrboro, NC (919) 966-5156

1418 Aversboro Road Garner, NC (919) 662-4625

Evaluates individuals with autism spectrum disorders. Provides various support and consulting services for preschool ages up to adults (group home coordination).

Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) Special Education Services:

Preschool (ages 3 and 4): (919) 856-8162 Ages 5 and up: (919) 850-1605 Related services: (919) 850-1972 Special transportation: (919) 856-8070 Program Specialist – Autism: (919) 850-1839 Support Teacher: (919) 850-8961 Lead Speech Pathologist: (919) 850-1827

Facilitates special education services for children with special needs.

The support services for students with autism can be accessed by each school through the school senior administrator or coordinating teacher. Initial requests can also be made by calling the Special Education Department at 919-858-3149 or checking this more comprehensive list/a>.