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Local Resources

Through the following resources, you will find a wealth of information that is useful in finding the desired services and supports needed for your child/individual on the Autism Spectrum

 

Education – Behavior Therapy

 

Beacon Pediatric Behavioral Health
6816 Southpoint Pkwy Suite 202
Jacksonville, FL 32216
OR
150 Warren Circle
St Johns, FL 32259
904-419-7792
Adrienne DeSantis, Ph.D, BCBA-D, NCSP, Licensed Psychologist
ABA Services

Behavior Management Consultants
6817 Southpoint Parkway Suit 1501
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904-619-8430
Heather Mummaw, BCBA

Bloom Behavioral Solutions
904-647-2625
9141 Cypress Green Drive Suite 2
Jacksonville, FL 32256
*ABA clinical and in-home therapy to high functioning children/adults with developmental delays in the Jacksonville and surrounding areas

Establishing Operations Inc.
Cherish Twigg – language
ABA consultant and staff training

 

Education – Vocational Rehab

 

Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Provides vocational services to individuals with disabilities

Downtown, North & Westside
904-573-3910

Beaches, Mandarin, Southside
904-348-2770

 

Education 

Broach School
Ten schools in Florida including
Jacksonville Beach, Orange
Park and Terry Road
904-247-7288
ESA schools with services for spectrum children

DePaul School
Grades 1 – 8 for children with learning disabilities

Arlington

6620 Arlington Expressway
Jacksonville, FL 32211
904-724-0102

Beach
3044 San Pablo Road S.
Jacksonville, FL 32224
904-223-3391

 

Great Strides Rehabilitation/Pediatric Enrichment Center
12276 San Jose Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32083
904-288-8910
Developmental preschool

Greenwood School
9920 Regency Square Boulevard
Jacksonville, Florida 32225
904-726-5000
Grades 6 – 12, specializes in auditory, ADD and processing delay

Jacksonville School for Autism
9000 Cypress Green Dr.
Jacksonville, FL 32256
904-732-4343
Email: info@jsa@comcast.net 
ABA Model using an Integrative Approach for children with ASD

Little Star Center
3771 San Jose Place, Suite 22
Jacksonville, FL 32257
904-928-0112
Little Star Center is a private, non-profit school providing comprehensive, affordable, individual education and behavioral services for all who struggle with Autism Spectrum

Morning Star
725 Mickler Road
Jacksonville, Fl, 32211
904-721-2144
Catholic special education for children 5 – 14

 

The Jericho School
1300 Sprinkle Dr.
Jacksonville, FL 32211
904-744-5110
Private non-profit for autism and other developmental disabilities
ABA therapy

The Keystone Academy
6867 Southpoint Drive North, Suite 103
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904-619-6071
Private school serving students Pre-k through high school who are diagnosed with cognitive, developmental, and mental health disorders.

 

Learning Resource

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (Child Find)
4030 Boulevard Center Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207-2832
904-348 -7784
800-586-9579
Screening and diagnosis
Clay, Duval, Nassau Counties


Support Groups, Associations and Foundations


Advocacy, Support & Knowledge (ASK at Arc) Jacksonville

1050 North Davis St.
Jacksonville, FL 32209
904-358-1200
Lifetime advocate for people with Developmental disabilities

 

Building the Puzzle Together
Great Strides Rehabilitation Center
12276 San Jose Blvd, Suite 508
Jacksonville FL 32223
786-205-5498
Autism Support Group

Central Florida Parent Center
Providing parents of children with disabilities with information, training, assistance, and support.

Family Network of Florida
A grassroots organization of families helping families

Federation of Families of Northeast Florida
8280 Princeton Square Blvd.
West Suite #10
Jacksonville, FL 32256
904-379-0617
Jill Hill Fane

Mandarin Counseling
12058 San Jose Blvd #703
Jacksonville, FL 32223
904-260-0454
Tammy Kacmarynski, Advocate, Mentor and Coach
Teen Aspie educational and social group

Puzzle Peace Counseling
5270 Palm Valley Road
Ponte Vedra, FL 32082
(904) 607-2834
Janeen Herskovitz, licensed therapist

UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD)
6271 St Augustine Road Suite 1
Jacksonville, FL 32217
904-633-0760
1-800-9-AUTISM
Training sessions, referral, group discussions, materials, books

Facebook Support Groups:
– Mothers on the Spectrum
– Autistically Awesome
– Autism Family Outings of Jacksonville


Therapies


Hearts, Hands and Hooves

1783 Nolan Road
Middleburg, FL 32086
904-778-9697
Hippotherapy
NARHA riding center

Hope Therapy
1591 Big Branch Road
Middleburg, FL 32068
904-291-6784
Hippotherapy

Healing Touch Music Therapy, Inc.
Gretchen D. Mitchell, MMT, MT-BC
Director
904-540-1169
Email: gretchen_conrad@hotmail.com

 

Independent Living Resource Center
2709 Art Museum Drive
Jacksonville FL 32207
904-399-8484
Karen Lewis Ext 10, American Sign
Language Class every Tue 6-8 PM

Positive Space Therapy
Art therapy and consulting services offering art therapy and yoga for children, parents, and adults with autism and related conditions. Group and individual sessions are available. We are an eco-friendly business and use natural, non-toxic, allergen-free art materials.
Kelly DeSousa, MS
Art Therapist
5270 Palm Valley Road
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
904-607-2834


Education – Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy


Brooks Rehabilitation

3599 University Blvd. South
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904-858-7600
Occupational, speech and sensory integration therapy
Accepts Medicaid and Medipass

 

Coastal Therapy & Learning Center
2730 Isabella Avenue, Suite 10
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
(904) 372-4070
Speech, language, educational, physical and occupational therapy

 

Great Strides Rehabilitation and Playworks Therapies
12276 San Jose Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32203
904-886-3228
Jon Edenfield – OTR/L Director

Katherine Gibson
Speech therapy

 

Keystone Behavioral Pediatrics
6867 Southpoint Drive North, Suite 101
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904.619.6071
Occupational therapy; Speech and language therapy
RJ Navarro, OT, cNDT
Dionne Griffin, COTA/L
Jennifer Martin, M.A., CCC-SLP, PROMPT Certified Clinician

 

Lighthouse Learning Center Heartland
550 Kingsley Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32073
904-264-7392
904-541-1936
Educational and therapeutic program for preschoolers with special developmental needs

 

Merritt Speech & Learning
9951 Atlantic Blvd. Suite 250A
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Regency East Office Park
904-721-4122
Dana Merritt
Communication and processing disorders – Visual Processing Therapy, Interactive Metronome Therapist, Fast ForWord Provider

 

Reaching Milestones with BCS
11512 Lake Mead Avenue, Suite 601
Jacksonville, FL 32256
904-374-8536
OR
10175 Fortune Parkway Unit 903
Jacksonville, FL 32256
904-538-0713
Reaching Milestones with BCS is a privately owned organization and provider of ABA services dedicated to improving the lives of children with disabilities by providing highly-effective, research-based behavioral interventions.

 

Nancy Marin
Occuplay, Inc,
Pediatric Occupational Therapy
1102 A1A North, Suite 105
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
(904) 382-9790

 

Wolfson Children’s Rehabilitation Programs
800 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Comprehensive pediatric occupational, speech and physical therapy services in multiple locations

 

Orange Park Medical Center
Outpatient Rehabilitation
2020 Kingsley Ave Suite A
Orange Park, 32073
904-276-7170
Occupational, speech and sensory integration therapy

 

 

Education – Vocational Rehab


Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Provides vocational services to individuals with disabilities

Downtown, North & Westside
904-573-3910

Beaches, Mandarin, Southside
904-348-2770