Welcome to the UCSF Center for ASD & NDDs

The UCSF Center for ASD & NDDs


The UCSF Center for ASD and NDDs represents our commitment to excellent programs in Service, Training, Advocacy, and Research within the context of one of the world’s leading major academic centers. Our goals are to lead the way to better understanding, treatment, and promotion of well-being for people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs). Our services for individuals across the lifespan are conducted by teams of trained professionals who, in collaboration with researchers across UCSF and around the world, apply the latest evidenced-based assessments and treatments. We are also dedicated to sharing our knowledge.


Interested in Services? Before emailing us, please review the following information:

  • We are currently not accepting new patients for evaluations (even with a doctor’s referral) due to high demand. Please check back in a couple of months to get an update on our waitlist status.
  • Our wait time for medication management with one of our psychiatrists is 2-3 months.
  • If you or your child are interested in a treatment consultation, please first check our "Services" page to review what treatment services we are currently offering.