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  • Using the latest technology to improve communication
  • Empowering positive change towards your child's development.
  • A dual approach with speech therapy and occupational therapy.
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San Diego Centers for Pediatric Speech, Occupational & Physical Therapy

Since 2001, Kara Dodds & Associates has been providing individualized therapy for children in San Diego and now into also a second location in Santee.  Our licensed and certified therapists specialize in:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder / PDD-NOS
  • Expressive & Receptive Language Delays
  • Apraxia & Oral Motor Deficits
  • Developmental Coordination Disorder
  • Feeding Difficulties & Aversions
  • Social Skill Deficits
  • Auditory Processing & Reading Difficulties
  • Attention & Organization Skills
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Fine & Gross Motor Skill Deficits
  • Handwriting Difficulties
  • Neurological (e.g. Cerebral Palsy, Stroke, TBI)
  • Cleft Lip & Palate
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Non-verbal Learning Disability

Our unified and collaborative multi-disciplinary team of therapists pride themselves to provide research driven, evidenced-based practices while treating children and adolescents whom are impacted with developmental and communication related challenges by using the most up-to-date methods. Our motto is…

“Empowering Positive Change Toward Your Child’s Development!”

Our centers are a place where children get to engage with our energetic, fun, and dynamic therapists through our multiple programs.   Our therapists work with families to design programs for each child’s individual needs while we evaluate treatment goals on an on-going basis to ensure success with our clients and their families.

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Rave Reviews

❤ AMY ABSOLUTELY LOVES GOING TO SPEECH EVERY WEEK! That makes me so happy as a mother to know that my baby girl is happy at Kara Dodds & Associates, Inc.


News, Media and Blogs

Local SD non-profit provides more than 8,700 free early intervention preschool Screenings

Kara Dodds & Associates was featured in this article along with the Autism Tree Project Foundation regarding the amazing work being done with the early intervention screenings and trainings within the local San Diego County preschool community and Head Start.