National and Community Resources
Horseback Riding: Guided Animal Intervention TherapyLocal
Seneca Orange County offers a therapeutic horseback riding program for children ages 4-21 with behavioral and emotional goals. The program is in Anaheim Hills, open Tuesday-Saturday.
AUTISM RESOURCE MOM, INC.Local
Autism Resource Mom is a nonprofit organization that provides support, guidance & hope to families of children with autism.
• Social activities for individuals on the spectrum (all ages)
• Support & education for parents/caregivers
• One-on-one counseling for parents/families
• Guest speakers for any size group
• Autism consulting for public & private groups
• Problem-solving strategies for educators, health care providers, government agencies & more
Special Education AdvocacyLocal
Miller Advocacy Group represents children with disabilities and learning differences in the special education process. We offer academic counseling, high school transition planning for post secondary options, including college, and vocational coaching.
Christine Garrison-Kordower, MFTLocal
Being diagnosed with autism, developmental disorders, or other behavioral disorders brings a unique set of challenges to the individuals diagnosed as well as to the parents and siblings of that individual. I provide support and guidance for the children/adolescents and their families.
I offer the following services:
-Parenting support and guidance
-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
-In-Home Concierge Services
New Vista SchoolLocal
New Vista School is a 501(c)(3), WASC accredited independent school serving the needs of students with ASD in grades 6-12 and beyond. Our mission is to provide a structured, safe environment of academic, social, and transition skills instruction for students within the autism community that prepare them for success in life. Students benefit from participation in clubs, Venture Crew scouting, drama, and career pathways STEM courses, with dual credit college courses for upper grades.
Autism Webinars from Children’s Hospital L.A. & University of Southern CA
You can access archived webinars presented by professional autism service providers on many topics by going to this website
ABA Therapy/Behavior Therapy Maxim Healthcare ServicesLocal
Maxim Healthcare would like to introduce ourselves & share with you our home-based Applied Behavior Analysis/positive behavior support services. The need for Applied Behavior Analysis is huge, & we are happy to be able to provide these services to the community. We are officially accepting new clients, & accept a variety of funding options. We have a staff of well-trained BCBAs & Behavior Technicians. Our services offer customized levels of support and training. Please contact us 714-542-2400.
CRESCENT HEALTH CLINIC, FREE PROGRAMS AND SERVICESLocal
Crescent Clinic Nonprofit offers FREE healthcare
WED & THURS – EVENING
FRI & SAT – DAYTIME Appointments ONLY.
Disability related counseling available Thursday evenings and Friday.
Parent group therapy will start on Thursday evenings in January. Appt or more info at 714-399-4572 or SharonMFTintern@gmail.com
SESSIONS ARE PROVIDED BY MFT INTERNS.
Asperger Experts is based in Seattle, Washington, where they “enliven, empower and educate people with Asperger’s, their parents, and other members of the Autism community.”
The team at Asperger Experts is made up of a diverse range of parents, people with Asperger’s and NT folks. Courses, webinars and family support groups are available.