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Behavior Health Evaluation/Counseling

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Applied Behavior Analysis services in Kent


Autism Centers of Excellence

Information about Washington State autism Centers of Excellence (COE), including COE trainings, obtaining a prescription for applied behavioral analysis (ABA) services, and information about the School Medical Autism Review Team (SMART) in rural and under-served communities.

For a listing of COEs in Washington State county, see:

Washington’s Mental Health Referral Service for Children and Teens

Free mental health referral service to identify mental health providers for children and teens 17 and younger living in Washington State, based on their needs, location, and insurance plan.

Submit an online form

Or call tel: 833-303-5437 for assistance in English or call tel: 1-866-583-1527 for interpreter assistance, once the interpreter is on the line ask them to call the program directly tel: 833-303-5437

Seattle Children’s Hospital Education and Support Groups

Groups differ by ages and needs; see links provided below
Materials available in multiple languages

Physician referrals required


Incredible Years Parent Groups

Parents/caregivers of children ages 2-12 with behavioral problems


SuperParenting Children Parent Behavior Management Group

Parents/caregivers of children ages 6-12 needing help with managing emotions


SuperParenting Teens Parent Coaching Group

Parents/caregivers of adolescents ages 12-17 with difficulties managing emotions and behaviors/completing tasks


Locations in Bellevue to help with the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and neurodevelopmental disorders, neuropsychological testing, psychotherapy including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy.

Bel-Red: 425-644-6328; Lakemont: 425-657-0620

Intake forms:

Opal Food + Body Wisdom

Treatment and support groups for individuals in Seattle with eating disorders
1100 NE 45th Street, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98105
For more information, email:

Eating Recovery Center – Washington

Outpatient, partial hospital, virtual, and residential programs to support and treat children in King County ages 10 and up and adults with eating disorders who are prepared to commit up to 10 hrs per week or more

In-person program located in Bellevue

To determine level of care, call: 1-877-825-8584

Guided Pathways Support

One-on-one peer counseling support for youth living in King County

Crisis Connections

Support and help for youth and adults in King County and Washington state with emotional and mental health concerns

24-hour crisis line: 866-427-4747

Children’s Crisis Outreach Response System (CCORS)

24-hour helpline for King County children ages 3-18 needing crisis outreach and support services
Crisis services provided in home or in the community

Asian Counseling and Referral Services

Mental health counseling services for behavioral health and child and youth development in Seattle by appointment
Material available in over 40 languages

Consejo Counseling

Outpatient behavioral health services, trauma support, and mental health to children and youth in King, Pierce, and surrounding counties
Find a location near you:
Materials available in Spanish

Pierce County: Behavioral Health

Resources related to mental health and substance use disorder treatment for those living in Pierce County

Snohomish County: Behavioral Health

Resources related to mental health and substance abuse treatment for those living in Snohomish County
Materials available in multiple languages

Snohomish County: Crisis Services

24-hour helpline for Snohomish County residents that are needing support in dealing with trauma and mental health related problems

Compass Health: Camp Mariposa Everett

Year-round mentoring and addiction prevention programs, including a weekend camp, for youth ages 9-17 affected by a family member with a substance use disorder


Compass Health

Behavioral health counseling and substance use treatment for those living in Snohomish County
Find a location near you:
Materials available in multiple languages

Sea Mar Community Health Centers: Behavioral Health

Mental and behavioral health services for diverse communities, particularly for Latinx communities
Locations include King County, Snohomish County, and surrounding areas
Materials available in Spanish

Family Reconciliation Services (FRS)

Short-term support and counseling for runaway adolescents and youth in conflict with their families in Washington State
Find a location near you:

The Washington Counselors of Color Network

List of providers who understand the needs of people of color and various cultures, religions, and languages

Caravel Autism Health

Customized autism treatment programs for families
For more information, call: 253-264-0226
Find a location in Washington state:
For general information:

The Arc Washington State

Peer support, information, referrals, and educational workshops for families of children with autism and other special needs and/or disabilities

Washington State Fathers Network

Local support groups & information for fathers of children with special health care needs and developmental disabilities

Open Doors for Multicultural Families

Information and services for culturally and linguistically diverse families of persons with developmental disabilities and special health care needs

Partnerships for Action, Voices for Empowerment (PAVE)

Information and resources related to special education. Includes sample IEP letters, questions to ask teachers and professionals, and legal resources for families and caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorder
Materials available in multiple languages

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24-hour national hotline for thoughts of suicide, mental health crises, substance use concerns, and any other kind of emotional distress

Call or text 988

Prior numbers will remain active
1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK); For Spanish tel:1-888-628-9454


Crisis Text Line

Text Line resource

Text HOME to 741-741

National Maternal Mental Health Hotline

24-hour mental health hotline for pregnant and new moms
Text or call: 1-833-943-5746
Materials available in Spanish

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

24-hour hotline for individuals and families dealing with substance use
Material available in multiple languages

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Seattle

Peer-led education, referrals, and support for people with mental health needs
Materials available in multiple languages
Select insurances only

National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA)

Customized eating services and programs for individuals with eating disorders

Psychology Today

Resources for finding a mental health therapist

The Trevor Project

24/7 counseling support and community building opportunities for transgender and nonbinary youth


Special needs services, developmental screenings, financial assistance, and other free or reduced cost help for families who prefer to access resources by telephone and/or via interpreters
call: 1-800-322-2588 (The Help Me Grow Washington Hotline)
Materials available in multiple languages

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