Developmental & Behavioral Resource Library
Welcome to our resource library, where you can access developmental-behavioral links and information anytime.
Trusted Child Development and Behavior Websites
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Main Resource Center, American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Anxiety Resource Center, American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support. They supply resources to advance their mission of increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.
Child Mind Institute
The Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Our teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most.
Trusted website for basic educational materials and information about health, behavior, and development from birth through the teen years.
Mental Health America
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Eparent is a trusted resource endorsed by many professional organizations, providing special needs parents with information and educational resources to help navigate school, behavior, and life transitions
Finding a Therapist/ Psychologist
Many psychologists use Psychology Today to provide potential clients with an online profile, describing the types and age range of clients they are able to accommodate.
Mindpeace has a searchable database for medical professionals, allowing you to enter age, preferred zip code, insurance information and diagnosis to narrow down the search of options. The website provides advise about the process of finding a psychologist and how to check with your insurance to find in network providers.
Mental Health Access Point (MHAP)
MHAP is a division of Central Clinic, provides assessment, support, and connections for individuals and families in Hamilton County who do not have insurance but need mental health services. MHAP does not refer patients who have Medicaid or private insurance.
Working with Schools to Accommodate Child’s Disability
Sample letter requesting evaluation for suspected disability
Guide to Ohio parents’ rights for special education services
US Department of Education
Enter US Department of Education
Ohio Department of Education Special Needs Scholarships
Find out more about US Department of Education Special Needs Scholarships
Southwest Ohio Regional Autism Advisory Council (RAAC): Guiding Questions When Considering Educational Identification of Autism Spectrum Disorders
A document that provides questions to ask as part of an educational identification of a student with an autism spectrum disorder
Parents Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorders
Get the guide!
Books / Online Magazines
Cincinnati Children's list of books for mental health concerns by topic
List of Books
Parenting Special Needs
Parenting Special Needs Information
Sesame Street in Communities
Local Resources (Coming soon!)
Occupational and Speech Therapy providers
Autism / ABA Therapy providers
Schools for Children with Special Needs
Agencies Serving Children with disabilities
Summer Resources (Coming soon!)
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