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University Autism Center

University Autism Center

Welcome to the Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment. We are committed to serving individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities and their family, caregivers, and service providers throughout the Southeast Missouri region. Our Center can provide diagnostic evaluations and re-evaluations (infants through 18), assessment for treatment planning, assessment and treatment for behavioral services based on the principles of applied behavior analysis, speech and language assessment and treatment, social skills and social cognition assessment and treatment. We have a staff of professionals who are highly trained in their fields and are committed to providing the highest quality services as possible for individuals seeking assistance at our Center. We provide an evidence-based approach for all of our interventions and are able to collaborate with a variety of professionals to offer the most effective approach individually tailored for your individual and family needs. We look forward to the opportunity to offer our services to you and your family

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for those with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities by providing a continuum of support for families, professionals, and the community. The Southeast Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment delivers individualized, effective, and evidence-based diagnostic evaluations, treatment, and training opportunities.

Vision Statement

Our vision is that the Southeast Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment will become a regionally recognized center for diagnostic evaluations, treatment, training, and research in the field of autism spectrum disorder and developmental disabilities.


(573) 986-4985
Physical Address
611 N. Fountain
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS9450
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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