The mission of The Johnson Center for Child Health and Development is to advance the understanding of childhood development through clinical care, research, community outreach, and education. The Johnson Center is a non-profit organization that is the realization of the vision of a handful of parents and professionals, based on their intimate understanding of the needs of families living with developmental disorders. They offer diagnostic services, healthcare services, behavioral therapy, educational assessments, feeding therapy, counseling, family support, community outreach and education, and a research program to answer questions related to developmental disorders.
1700 Rio Grande Street Ste 200
Austin, TX 78701 USA
autism, autism spectrum, disability, children
Specialized Education Institutions/Schools for Visually or Hearing Impaired, Learning Disabled (B28)
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The largest programs of the Thoughtful House are the research program and the Thoughtful Fund. As a research institution, we are dedicated to improving the lives of children with autism through a better understanding of what has gone wrong and how best to treat it, with an eye to preventing further cases. The Thoughtful Fund is a family support program that allows qualifying families to receive support in receiving appropriate care for their child with autism.
Community outreach programs include free parent training, professional training, free webinars, community events to promote inclusion, skill building courses, and more.
People with disabilities
Health care services with a focus on meeting the needs of people with developmental disabilities or children with chronic health conditions.
Children and youth (0-19 years)
Dietetic and Nutrition Services
Dietetic counseling, nutrition support, and feeding clinics focused on the needs of people with developmental disorders and related conditions.
Counseling and Behavioral Services
Counseling and behavior serviced for people with ASD, ADHD, and related disorders and their family members/caregivers.
Diagnostic and Assessment Services
Diagnostic and assessment services for those concerned about developmental disorder, learning issues, and more.
Research into childhood development and developmental disorders.
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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY
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