Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Banner – University Family Care/ALTCS (B – UFC/ALTCS) covers medically necessary physical and behavioral health services for AHCCCS-eligible children, youth, and adults. These services include the diagnosis of and treatment for individuals who may have autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Services are provided in an individualized manner, based on the unique needs of the child, youth, or adult.

B – UFC/ALTCS’ philosophy and the service provided will incorporate the:

  • Arizona Vision
  • 12 Arizona Principles for children’s behavioral health services
  • Nine Guiding Principles for recovery-oriented adult behavioral health services
  • Patient Centered Medical Home principles
  • Best practices for ASD

ASD Assessment and Diagnosis

B – UFC/ALTCS has providers that are able to assess children, youth, and adults who may have autism spectrum disorder. This list includes providers in central and southern Arizona. Select the provider you prefer and request an intake. 

For more support in accessing these specialized diagnostic services contact our Customer Care Center.

The Department of Economic Security (DES) Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) requires certain diagnostics to determine eligibility. Visit the DES/DDD website (https://des.az.gov/ddd)  for more information or contact DDD at (844) 770-9500 or [email protected].

ASD Service Providers

B – UFC/ALTCS offers a comprehensive network of service providers that are able to meet the needs of children, adults and families living with autism spectrum disorder.

The list below includes providers who can provide treatment that supports children and adults living with autism spectrum disorder. 

For more support in accessing these specialized autism treatment services contact our Customer Care Center.