Autism & Developmental Disabilities

Clinical Referrals & Consultations

Autism diagnostic services are available through a collaboration with the ASU Psychology Clinic and Speech-Language Pathology. Call 828-262-2185 for more information

Social Work Consultations

Bachelors and Masters Degree level social work students are available to provide resources regarding the Watauga community, case management, clinical assessments and goal-oriented counseling. "We strive to aid our clients in bridging gaps to services, providing moral support and promoting self efficacy and self worth." Our main objective is to integrate different health science professions to meet the needs of those in the community," Crisis services are not available. Call (828) 262-8658 for questions.

Nutrition Consultations

Consultations with Master of Science in Nutrition students are available for families with autistic children. Consults will assess mealtime behaviors and gastrointestinal issues. Dietary analysis by collecting dietary recall information is also available. More focused follow-up visits will also be available if issues are identified. Call 828-262-8658 to schedule an appointment.