Gardendale Autism Therapy Center
Don’t let social, communication, and behavioral challenges hold your child back from their best life. Let the Gardendale, AL Hopebridge Autism Therapy Center in Jefferson County help your family get the answers you need about autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Why Hopebridge? If you ask parents or providers, the answers all point back to the same thing… our unique and effective mix of early intervention autism therapy services.
2244 North Road, Suite 116, Gardendale, AL 35071
Monday - Friday | 8:30am-6pm
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Serving the Autism Community of Gardendale, Alabama
Frequently Asked Questions
You have questions about autism and therapy. We have answers.
Hear from Hopebridge Families about the successes therapy has brought.
What is Autism?
ASD touches each child differently.
Events for Everyone Touched by Autism
Find an autism-friendly event near you.
Autism Resources for Parents
No matter where you are on this parenting journey, we are happy to provide the roadmaps.
Navigating an Autism Diagnosis
Approaching a test for autism can come with a lot of questions. Read a Hopebridge psychologist’s tips for families considering an autism assessment. Get to know what your options are and what to take away post-evaluation.
Why Parent Involvement is Crucial to Autism Therapy
Whether your child attends center-based autism therapy at one of our locations, or a clinician comes to you for in-home therapy, we want you on our team for everything we do. Your child means the world to us, too, and we can’t give them our best without you. This is why parent training is a key piece of our service mix.
Gardendale, AL Therapy Services +
Autism Testing & Diagnosis*
Early identification of autism is the first step to effective intervention. In addition to therapy, Hopebridge provides diagnostic assessments, as well as ABA, OT and speech evaluations to get the answers your family needs to set the stage at a young age.Learn More
Applied Behavior Analysis is the basis of Hopebridge's comprehensive 1-on-1 therapy. By using these targeted techniques and principles of learning in collaboration with other therapies, we influence significant, positive change and independence.Learn More
The beauty of pediatric OT is that it teaches kids through what they love most - playtime! Hopebridge creates fun and supportive environments to address sensory, cognitive, perceptual and fine motor skills, including self-care and handwriting.Learn More
Speech & Language Therapy*
All children communicate in some form, even if nonverbal. It's our job teach them how to communicate their wants in a way that is understood by others. This ranges from developing oral motor control to make sounds, to using words to create meaningful relationships.Learn More
Feeding & Swallowing Therapy*
Our team mixes therapies for children having challenges with food. From mechanical concerns to sensory aversions, we cover it to lead your kiddo to the nutrition he or she needs, and the smoother functioning mealtimes you desire.Learn More
At Hopebridge, therapy doesn't stop at the center doors. To achieve success, it's imperative parents and caregivers are involved to pursue new skills. Hopebridge offers training and support opportunities to help you bring these practices into the home.Learn More