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The UC Davis MIND Institute and UC Davis Health are offering vaccinations for individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities ages 6 months and older. Learn more about booking an appointment »

The UC Davis MIND Institute condemns the ongoing racism and violence targeting people of color. We are committed to fulfilling our mission to help all families affected by neurodevelopmental challenges and to promote equal access to high quality health care and education for all members of our community.

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Summer Institute reaches hundreds around U.S.

The UC Davis MIND Institute’s annual Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disabilities attracted hundreds of attendees from around the world. The learning program brought together professionals, advocates, caregivers and families to talk about the transition to life after high school.

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Program helps 400 families navigate autism

The UC Davis MIND Institute’s Family Navigator Program offers help accessing services, therapies and resources after an autism diagnosis. The free program has now helped more than 400 families and includes a parent support group.

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Megan Tudor, UC Davis MIND Institute licensed clinical psychologist and cognitive behavior expert, offers strategies to help children process their anxiety and learn to face their fears.

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Built by Families for Families

The UC Davis MIND Institute is a collaborative international research center, committed to the awareness, understanding, prevention, and treatment of the challenges associated with neurodevelopmental disabilities.

Founded in 1998 by families of children with autism, they envisioned experts from disciplines related to brain development to work towards finding and developing treatments to reduce the challenges and improve the quality of life for individuals with neurodevelopmental disabilities and their families.

The MIND Institute is especially known for research and clinical therapies developed for: