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Wisconsin Early Autism Project

Services offered: In-home Intensive Behavioral Treatment for children with autism spectrum disorders. Language delays, social interaction, community behavior, selective eating, self-care skills, Psychological testing, Psychiatrist outpatient psychotherapy, social skills groups, on staff diagnosis, sibling groups.

Web page: www.wiautism.com

Primary contacts: Kathy Schutt
Telephone number: 608-288-9040
Email address: kschutt@wiautism.com

Years in service: 10 years

Hours of operations: In-home services: 8:00am to 7:00pm, Monday thru Friday. Office (phone) hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday thru Friday. 24-hour emergency phone.

Size of staff: Madison office: Psychologist, Social Worker, Psychiatrist, Nurse, 15-clinical supervisors. Branch offices in Milwaukee, Green Bay, Eau Claire, La Cross.

Average cost of service is: Cost is paid by insurance and waiver. No cost to family for screening, testing, psychiatric consultation/medication.

Funded by: Insurance, waiver.

Average length of service is: Waiver provides intensive funding for 3 years. "Ongoing" funding available after words until age 22.

Intake procedure is: Call Kathy Schutt at 608-288-9040. Screening will be scheduled within 2 weeks. Psychological testing (no charges to family), then wait for waiver. Parents must also be approved by County. Kathy assists family through intake process.

Target population is: Children with autism spectrum disorders.

Other eligibility requirements include: Waiver specifies children must be under 8 to qualify for intensive funding.

Other: Longitudinal research on treatment effectiveness and predictors of outcome.

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