Themba Carr, PhD (ADI Psychologist)/Lauren Brookman-Frazee (ADI Research Director)

Facility Autism Discovery Institute at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
Address 3685 Kearny Villa Rd
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone 858-966-7703 x3587
Placement Type Outpatient Diagnostic and Treatment Center
Patient Type

ADI provides comprehensive services and conducts advanced research on autism spectrum disorder. The ADI Diagnostic & Treatment Center serves children ages 0-18 at risk for or diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.

Experience Type

ADI services include comprehensive diagnostic evaluations, behavioral intervention, social skills groups, behavior/ school consultations, and parent training. Practicum students will administer diagnostic and cognitive assessments and provide family and group treatments using evidence-based behavioral and developmental interventions for ASD. Training experiences include individual and group supervision as well as attendance at the monthly RCHSD ADI Seminar Series and other clinical trainings offered through ADI.

Number Of Students 2
Experience Necessary Some testing OR therapy experience with children or families required.
Time Commitment 10 hours/week
Practicum Length 12 months
Start Date 7/1/2018
Limiting Factors Group supervision meetings are scheduled every Tuesday 12-1 at ADI.
Other Issues Rady Children’s Background check required
Description Revised 04/17/2018