A private consulting service focused on individuals with special needs ranging in age from 3 months to 58 years who have been diagnosed with a global developmental delay or impairment, autism, language delay, behavioral problems, Down syndrome, or other special needs. Therapeutic services in occupational, speech and language, physiotherapy, behavioural therapy, and psychological services are offered as well as home, daycare and school support.
5250 Ferrier, Suite 801, Montreal, Quebec H4P 1L4
Tel: 514-591-2020 / Fax: 514-748-2340
Offering employment, immigration, school and social services to help people in the Jewish community. There is also a branch on the West Island.
1 Cummings Square 5151 Côte Ste-Catherine Road Montreal, Quebec H3W 1M6
Agence Ometz West Island
96 Roger Pilon, D.D.O., Quebec H9B 2E1
Offers counselling, behaviour management, a study skills program and other support services to families dealing with behavioural, social, emotional and psychiatric difficulties.
3551 St. Charles Blvd., Kirkland, Quebec H9H 3C4
Tel: 514-991-7432 / Fax:514-489-8877
Cappino Physio and Wellness Center
Offers a wide range of services; physiotherapy, osteopathy, acupuncture, massage, dietetics, occupational therapy, social work, psychological therapy, medical services, and laboratory services.
2101, Trans Canada hwy, Dorval, Quebec H9P 1J1
Centre Hyperbare de L’Île
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy and motor-assisted therapy.
117-B Cardinal Léger, Pincourt, Quebec J7V 7A8
Tel: 514-453-7978 / Fax: 514-453-4184
Contact: Claudine Lanoix
Centre MDC—Multidisciplinary Care Centre
Evaluation and treatment of ADHD, ASD, LD, and social and emotional difficulties. Individual, group, and family therapy, social skills group, parent education & support.
3869 SourcesBlvd, Suite 205, Dollard des Ormeaux, Quebec H9B 2A2
Tel: 514-683-8791 / Fax: 514-683-8072 (call before axing)
Contact: Harriet Greenstone, Ph.D.
Provides psychological and neuropsychological intervention.A variety of professionals provide services to anyone experiencing emotional difficulty, learning or developmental disabilities.
315 St-Martin West Blvd., Laval, Quebec H7M 1Y7
Clinique Spectrum Inc.
Provides clinical, diagnostic and assessment services to children, adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder and other neurodevelopmental disabilities. The services include Psychological Services, Speech and language pathology, psychiatry, private sexuality education services for individuals, families, couples, behaviour analysis, nutrition, and workshops for parents and professionals.
4077 Decarie Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 3J8
The Foundation’s main mission is to create an inclusive community for adults, ages 18-45 with neuro diverse challenges. The main focus is to build supportive housing and job opportunities, life skills training programs and a social network. They also sponsor a Sunday morning cooking program. For more information contact Sid Milech at firstname.lastname@example.org
Foundation Coccinelle for Handicapped Children
Provides leisure and stimulation services for people of all ages with intellectual and physical disabilities.
6630 Papineau, Suite A, Montreal, Quebec H2G 2X2
Contact: Isabelle Lapierre
Head and Hands
Free youth-oriented counselling (ages 12-25) and tutoring (12-18). Frequent problems addressed include depression, low self-esteem, anger management, identity issues and relationship issues.
3465 Benny Ave., Montreal, Quebec H4B 2R9
Hudson Literacy Clinic
A diagnostic/remediation center serving the communities of Hudson, Rigaud, St. Lazare, Vaudreuil-Dorion and the Greater Montreal and surrounding areas. Offering remediation services, diagnostic dyslexia screenings, reading assessments to school-aged children, young adults, and anyone seeking to improve their literacy skills. They specialize in the treatment of reading, spelling, writing, and comprehension difficulties.
472 F Rue Main, Hudson, Quebec, J0P 1H0
Contact: Laura Caprini
Montreal Literacy Clinic
6500 Transcanadienne, Ville St. Laurent, QC, H4T 1X1
Inov8 Education Consulting
Specializing in assistive and communication technologies for children with ASD, developmental delays or learning disabilities. Parent seminar series and private consultations are available.
Contact: Andrea Prupas M.A.
Jeremy Wexler Therapy
Focusing on the functioning of families with children with learning difficulties or autism.
Queen Elizabeth Health Complex, 2100 Marlowe Suite 43, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3L5
Contact: Jeremy Wexler MA/MSW
Kiddo Active Therapy (4 locations)
A multi-disciplinary clinic offering occupational, physio, and speech therapy, and the services of a registered dietician. For children 0 to18 years of age with sensory-motor difficulties, speech and language delays, autism, ADD/ADHD, dyspraxia, learning disabilities, and more.
223 boul. St Jean, Pointe Claire, Quebec H9R 3J1, Pointe Claire Plaza
Kiddo Active Laval
In partnership with Claritas
315 Boulevard Saint-Martin West Laval, Quebec H7M 1Y7
Kiddo Active Montreal
845 Querbes, Office 205, Montreal, Quebec H2V 3X1
Tel : 514-428-0123
Kiddo Active Vaudreuil-Dorion
In partnership with Espace Bien-être
11 Cité des Jeunes Est., Suite 101 Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec J7V 0N3
Dyslexia, reading, spelling and writing remediation.
245 Victoria Ave, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 2M6
Medipsy Psychological Services & the Medipsy ADHD Clinic
Bilingual psychological services for people of all ages with ADD or ADHD. Services can include specialized coaching for ADHD, sex therapy, individual, couple’s and family therapy, career and vocational guidance.
4610 St. Catherine West, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1S3
Websites: www.medipsy.ca and www.adhd-tdah.ca
Services provided are for children and teens of all abilities (autism, ADHD, PDD, and many other disorders). Therapies include psychology, neuropsychology, psychoeducation, speech-language pathology, special education, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, behavioural therapy.
Montreal (Pointe-Claire, Westmount, Montreal East), Sherbrooke, Terrebonne
Montreal Anger Management Centre
Therapies include couples relationship problems, family stress, anger management, anxiety, grief and depression, life crises, low self-esteem, social problems, work-related problems, substance abuse, domestic violence, and more.
5845 Cote Des Neiges, Suite 440, Montreal, Quebec H3S 1Z4
Contact: Tom Caplan, MSW
Montreal Therapy Centre – Counselling Services
Offers services for children, adolescents, individuals, families and couples therapy, art therapy. Therapies can help individuals with learning disabilities, grief,
Queen Elizabeth Health Complex
2100 Marlowe, Suite 532, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3L5
My Smart Hands Quebec
Teaches American Sign Language (ASL) to hear babies and those with communication difficulties. When these children learn sign language, it is another tool in addition to verbal/auditory input/output. Classes and workshops for parents and educators/daycare providers are offered.
152 Rue Evergreen, Hudson, Quebec J0P 1H0
Contact: Denise O’Brian
Quebec Society for Disabled Children
Offers support services for families, information, and summer camp for disabled children. Extensive database of resources and therapies offered.
2300 Boulevard René-Lévesque West, Montreal, Quebec H3H 2R5
Website: www.enfantshandicapes.com (one of many websites)
Regroupement pour la Trisomie 21 (Down syndrome)
Social Service organization for people with Down syndrome. Provides programs, information and raises public awareness for families of children with Down syndrome.
3250 St. Joseph Blvd E, Montreal, Quebec H1X 1P7
Workshops on BrainGym® are offered to educators, teachers and professors to enhance learning abilities at school; reading, writing, math, sports, adaptation, concentration, etc. Private sessions are available upon request.
Mailing address: 64 Franklin Avenue, Mont-Royal, Quebec H3P 1B7
Tel: 514-341-1677 (office) 514-794-1497 (Workshop)
Rothstein, Alexandra M.A., BCBA
Certified behavioural analyst specializing in autism, developmental disabilities and behavioural difficulties. Offers private consultations, social skills groups, parent workshops and training.
Sedona Counselling Centre of Montreal
A full range of counselling and services, including individual, couple, family therapy, hypnotherapy, art and drama therapy. Also counselling children and teens with special needs.
5708 Monkland Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H4A 1E6 (corner of Harvard)
Contact: Vikki Stark, P.S.W., M.F.T.
Sirota, Corrie M.S.W, P.S.W.
Grief loss and bereavement specialist as well as self-esteem, stress management and motivation.
Stars Today Special Needs Consultants
Family support, assessments, therapeutic services, educator training, in-school help, social skills training and behavioural programs.
TacTics Resource Service
Offers social skills groups for youth, plus workshops for parents/teachers (Nurtured Heart Parent Workshop and Theraplay Social Skills and Thinking Group) who live and work with challenging children, (ADHD, LD, ODD, high functioning autism, mood and attachment disorders).
Nurtured Heart Parent Workshops-6 weekly sessions. Parents learn a set of effective strategies designed for use with challenging, intense children; learn a vocabulary of positivity that transforms youth from the inside out. Enforce rules with structured, quick non-punitive consequences, that “repair and refuel” the parent-child connection.
Theraplay Social Skills & Thinking Groups (parents and youth ages 5-14)Children and parents learn pro-social, cognitive, anger reduction and self-control skills. Through fun, activities, self-esteem, parent-youth and peer connections are enhanced. Targeted skills: reading faces, body language, empathy, responsibility, integrity.
Contact: Linda Aber, C.C.F.E.
Founded by two parents (a speech-language pathologist and a child psychologist). They draw upon a pool of resources to provide services so that clients can achieve and exceed their goals. Assessment, treatment, and consultation services provided in English, French, and some services in Spanish.
175 Stillview Ave, Pointe-Claire, Quebec, H9R 4S3
West Island Association for the Intellectually Handicapped (WIAIH)
Provides services to people of all ages with intellectual disabilities. Under the WIAIH umbrella are 4 services/programs for children; Pat Roberts Developmental Centre, Me too daycare integration service, Paus-action babysitter and companion referral service, and Angleman Respite Centre.
- Pat Roberts Developmental Centre is an adapted nursery school for children from birth to 6 years of age.
- The daycare service is free for WIAIH members. For more info: 514-694-7090, ext. 220 or email email@example.com
- The referral service is free for WIAIH members. Info: 514-694-7090 ext. 213.
- Angleman Centre,14400 boul. Gouin O., Pierrefonds, Quebec H9H 1B1, for more info: 514-316-9017 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Under the WIAIH umbrella are 5 services/programs for teens and adults; recreation activities, Amuse action afternoon care program, Paus-action babysitter and companion referral service, Angleman Respite Centre, and the Valois residence.
- For recreation services call Tracy Wrench, recreation coordinator at 514-694-6531, ext. 218 or email email@example.com.
- Afternoon Program is for those who are 12 years of age or older. Info: 514-694-6531 ext. 218 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- The referral service is free for WIAIH members. Info: 514-694-7090 ext. 213.
- Angleman Respite Centre, 14400 boul. Gouin O, Pierrefonds, Quebec H9H1B1.Info: 514-316-9017 email@example.com
- The Valois Residence is a permanent home for 9 adults needing support for daily living. Info: 514-697-0220, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
111 Donegani, Pointe-Claire, Quebec H9R 2W3
Tel: 514-694-7090 / Fax: 514-694-5839
Email: email@example.com (Head office)
West Island Neuropsychology and Counseling Centre
Multi-disciplinary clinic offering individual, couple, family and group therapies; neuropsychological/psycho-educational testing; tutoring/remediation (with a specialty in dyslexia), and various types of brain training. Assess and treat individuals with ADHD, learning delays/disabilities, social and emotional difficulties, behavioural problems, anxiety, depression and more.
6600 Trans-Canada, Suite 514, Pointe Claire, Quebec H9R 4S2
L’Étoile de Pacho
A support group for parents with children with physical and/or intellectual disabilities or a serious illness.
4831 Ste-Catherine East, Montreal, Quebec, H1V 1Z7