Autism Services

Description of services provided:

Possibilities Autism Center offers diagnostic evaluations for individuals suspected of having an autism spectrum disorder. Children must be 2 years of age or older at the time of evaluation. We also complete evaluations for adults. Other types of psychological evaluations may be offered, including evaluations for intellectual disabilities.

Geographic area of service:

Elk, Cameron, and Potter counties. 
*** Please note that due to our extensive wait list for evaluations, at this time we are limiting evaluations to Cameron, Elk, and Potter counties. We do anticipate opening up our service area in the future.***

Admission criteria:

Admission for diagnostic evaluation is determined after a face-to-face appointment with a clinician to address presenting problem areas, as well as past personal history.  After the initial session, a complete autism evaluation will be scheduled if deemed necessary.  ***Please note that we have an extensive wait list for evaluations at this time.***

How to access services:

Services are most commonly accessed through phone contact with the office. Referrals are also taken from a family physician, Early Intervention, other behavioral health providers, and the local school districts.

Address and hours of operation:

43 Servidea Drive (along Rt. 219)
Ridgway, PA 15853
M-F 8am-4pm

How consumers pay for services:

Services are billed through third party insurance, covered by medical assistance, or self pay is based on a sliding fee scale determined by household income.