School-Based Therapy Services

HCDE’s School Based Therapy Services help more than 7,000 students each year who struggle with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disabilities and other challenges. Working on school campuses throughout Harris County, HCDE’s team of therapy specialists are highly trained to meet the unique educational challenges faced by these students—and help them achieve.



HCDE's School-Based Therapy Services support more than 7,000 struggling learners in and around Harris County.

Who are our therapy specialists?

  • Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants
  • Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants
  • Music therapists

Services we provide on behalf of struggling learners:

  • Evaluation
  • Intervention
  • District or campus-based problem solving
  • Training and professional development
  • Management consultation
  • Program evaluation

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