Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Assessment Team

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Assessment Team


Waterloo Region 

Dr. Manjulata Rajguru, Pediatrician, with a clinical team at KidsAbility are supporting the community by accepting referrals for children and youth needing assessment to differentially diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder.

 

Eligibility

  • Children and youth, aged 2 years to school exit (18-21 years)
  • Residents of Waterloo Region
  • Referred by a community physician

 

 Services

  • ASD Brochure
  • All Assessments occur at our Cambridge Hub.
  • Individual assessment by a team of professionals, including Pediatrician, Speech Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Social Worker
  • Interview, observation and formal testing over two extended sessions
  • Supportive resources, service planning and parent peer support provided by Social Work.

  

Referral Process

For confidentiality reasons, please print, complete and fax the Physicians Referral Form to Client Records at 519-886-7292.

  

This must include:

  •  Box ticked indicating parent permission/consent received
  • Client/family demographics
  • Specific reasons for referral
  • Signature and billing number
  • Supportive consultation notes and/or test results 

 

Guelph-Wellington

Growing Great Kids Developmental Services and the Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington are supporting the community by accepting referrals for children and youth needing assessment to differentially diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder.

 

Eligibility

  •  Children and youth, from birth to 18 years of age
  • Residents of Guelph or Wellington County
  • Self-referred or as completed by the family, community service provider or physician

 

 Services

  •  Individual assessment by a team of professionals
  • Interview, observation and formal testing

 

 Referral Process

  •  Birth - 6 years: Call HERE4KIDS 1-844-4KIDS-11 (1-844-454-3711). Open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Or by fax: 1-844-454-3739.
  • 6 - 18 years: Call HERE24seven - 1-844-437-3247