Special Needs Children

Children’s Medical Center provides current, medically-reviewed resources to help our families who have special needs children. Special needs children can have mental, behavioral, and/or physical needs that require additional attention. Our pediatricians and mental health professionals can help you to develop a plan for your special needs child.

Special Needs

Answers About Complementary and Integrative Medicine—Autism Toolkit

Behavior Challenges—Autism Toolkit

Community Support

Discussing the Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder With Your Child—Autism Toolkit

Early Intervention Services—Autism Toolkit

Financial Assistance—Autism Toolkit

Financial Resources

Gastrointestinal Problems—Autism Toolkit

Inclusion in School—Autism Toolkit

Intervention Approaches Used for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder—Autism Toolkit

Laboratory Tests—Autism Toolkit

Learning Disabilities: What Parents Need to Know

Medical Information

Nutrition and Eating Problems—Autism Toolkit

Resources for Parents, Siblings, and Patients

School-Based Services—Autism Toolkit

Seizures and Epilepsy—Autism Toolkit

Should My Child Join a Clinical Trial?

Sibling Support—Autism Toolkit

Sleep Problems—Autism Toolkit

Students With Chronic Health Conditions: Guidance for Families, Schools, and Students

Talking About Sexuality for Parents of Teens With Autism Spectrum Disorder—Autism Toolkit

Teaching Social Skills—Autism Toolkit

The Medical Home for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder—Autism Toolkit

Toilet Training—Autism Toolkit

Vaccines—Autism Toolkit

Visiting the Doctor—Autism Toolkit

Wandering Off (Elopement)—Autism Toolkit

What is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician?

Your Child and Medications—Autism Toolkit