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    Referral Information

    Who should be referred?

    Referrals should be made for any child where there is concern for:
    ·         Developmental Delays
    ·         Learning/Cognition
    ·         Vision
    ·         Self-help
    ·         Hearing
    ·         Autism
    ·         Speech & Language Delay
    ·         Mental Retardation
    ·         Motor/Orthopedically Impaired
    ·         Traumatic Brain Injury
    ·         Socialization/Behavior
    ·         Emotionally Disturbed
     
    Who can refer children?
    ·         Parents
    ·         Schools
    ·         Doctors
    ·         Agencies
    ·         Nurses
    ·         Friends
     
    How do I make a referral?
    By calling 541-296-1478 or by stopping by the office, located at 1721 West 10th Street, The Dalles, Oregon.
    What happens after the referral is made?
    Parents are contacted and appointments are made to begin the evaluation process on the referred child.   Children ages birth to three years old will be evaluated in all areas of development. Children ages three to five years old will be screened in all areas of development and will be referred for further evaluation if necessary. When the evaluation is complete, a meeting is held to determine if the child qualifies for services.