Related Agencies & Support Groups

The Center for Children and Families (CCF) works in league with various other agencies and organizations to provide the most up-to-date information and resources for children with behavioral disorders and their families.

Find local support groups, other agencies, and other organizations to assist in learning about and coping with ADHD and other behavioral and learning problems.

Summer Treatment Program in Other Cities

Summit Educational Resources, Inc., Buffalo, NY Contact: Alana Eaton Phone: (716) 799-8160

Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital, Section of Pediatric Behavioral Health, Cleveland, OH
Phone: (216) 444-5437

Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene, Chautauqua Co., NY
Single Point of Access
Phone: (716) 753-4150

University of Alabama at Birmingham Sparks Clinics, Birmingham, AL
Contact: Sarah O'Kelley, PhD.
Phone: (205) 934-5471

Kansas City-Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics , Overland Park, KS
Section of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences
Contact: Carla Allan, Ph.D
Phone (913) 696-5748

Camp Takoda, Salt Lake City, UT
Contact: Susan McDonald
Phone: (801) 467-8553
Susan.McDonald@FMR.com

Alternative Community Resource Program, Johnstown, PA
Contact: Frank Janakovik
Phone: 1(888) 308-6783,

Achievement Center, Erie, PA
Contact: Mary McIntosh
Phone: (814) 459-2755

Community Guidance Center, Indiana, PA
Phone: (724) 465-5576

University of Illinois at Chicago/JCYS Camp STAR, Chicago, IL.
Contact: Amy Shimoni
Phone: (847) 433-6001, ext. 108

Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume-city, Fukuoka, Japan
Contact: Yushiro Yamashita, MD Phone: 81-942-317565

Related Information on the World Wide Web

The following websites and documents for downloading contain useful information about ADHD and related disorders.

Speakers for Parent Groups

Our staff is available to provide educational programs at no cost to parent groups in South Florida to address issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of children with ADHD and other behavioral problems. Interested groups should contact the CCF three to six months in advance with tentative dates, times, size and composition of the group.