Jump Start Developmental Clinic

To help families and care providers understand the developmental and behavioral strengths and challenges faced by young children suspected of having autism spectrum disorder and other related neurodevelopmental disorders or delays.  

Interdisciplinary Team
Our interdisciplinary team consisting of a developmental pediatrician, psychologist, speech-language pathologist, occupational therapist, and parent advocate provides a coordinated evaluation that considers both developmental and behavioral challenges and strengths of the child and family and provides both counseling and a diagnostic report that includes individualized recommendation for family and service providers.

Interdisciplinary Team Members
Ami, Bax, MD, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician                                                         
Bryan Ray, Ph.D., BCBA, Psychologist     
Tracy Goebel, M.Ed., CCC-SLP, Speech Pathologist
Shawn Gable, M.Ed., OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Family Partner - Position currently open 

Referrals and Information
Services and consultations for children from birth to 7 years with or suspected of having developmental delays are available through the OUCSC intake office at (405) 271-5700.

Referrals to the Jump Start Developmental Clinic may be made by physicians, parents, guardians, child welfare workers, teachers, school professionals, counselors, social workers and other health care professionals.