Capital Area Human Services
4615 Government St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Link: Human Services - Children's Services
|ASCEND (Accelerated Supports for a Child's Evolving NeuroDevelopment): comprehensive therapy to children ages 2 to 5 years who have been professionally diagnosed with autism. Based on a thorough assessment, the treatment team will be assembled around the child’s individual needs.
Children's Behavioral Health Services: outpatient behavioral health and addictive disorders services for youth ages 6-18 and their families to improve overall functioning. CHBS works to ensure service coordination with other child-serving agencies.
Brian Jakes Jr.
302 Dulles Drive
Lafayette, LA 70506
Link: LDH - EarlySteps
|Early Steps offers provides services to children with medical conditions and developmental delays from birth to age 3. Services are provided in the child's natural environment, such as the child's home, child care, or any other community setting typical for children.
In Loving Arms Pediatric Day Health Center
6637 North Foster Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
Link: In Loving Arms
|In Loving Arms Pediatric Day Health Center provides services for children with medically complex needs such as mobility limitations, developmental disabilities, and medical issues.
Post Trauma Institute
2798 O'Neal Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Link: Post Trauma Institute of Louisiana
|Post Trauma Institute professionals assist families of children with mental health disorders with medication management and provide a variety of treatment modalities to get kids back on track to a normal and happy childhood. Treatment is available to adult clients as well.
The Emerge Center
7784 Innovation Park Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70820
Link: The Emerge Center
|With an emphasis on autism and communication challenges, The Emerge Center offers psychological evaluations, behavior therapy, counseling, and consulting services to provide a true continuity of care in Baton Rouge. Emerge offers behavioral and psychological services for children ages 18 months to 18 years.
Volunteers of America - Parker House
1945 Carolyn Sue Drive
The Reilly Center for Children & Families
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Link: Behavioral Health Center for Children and Families
|Volunteers of America's Parker House is the only licensed Therapeutic Group Home in Louisiana for children ages 3-13 who are in the foster care system and have been diagnosed with a severe behavioral disorder or a mental illness. Trained, professional staff are on duty 24 hours a day.
Also, Outpatient Treatment is offered to eligible children and their families to address a variety of mental, emotional, and behavioral needs. Therapists provide counseling to the children in their homes and schools at least once a week.