Mendy Minjarez, PhD

Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Autism Center

On staff since January 2010

Children's Title: Director, Applied Behavior Analysis Early Intervention Program

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

    • Sovana Tacoma 04.11.19

      She runs an amazing program, always available to the parents even after their time in the program is complete. I've never seen this level of health care; you can see how much each child and their families mean to her and she goes above and beyond.

  • Other Publications

    • Minjarez MB, Williams SE, Mercier EM, Hardan AY
      Pivotal Response Group Treatment Program for Parents of Children with Autism.
      20440638 Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 2010 May 4

Overview

Medical/Professional School

UC Santa Barbara - The Gevirtz School, Santa Barbara
UC Santa Barbara - The Gevirtz School, Santa Barbara

Fellowship

Yale University, New Haven

Clinical Interests

Assessment, diagnosis and treatment of autism and developmental disabilities, parent education in Pivotal Response Training (PRT), a naturalistic behavioral intervention for children with autism Parent and child outcomes in Pivotal Response Training (PRT) intervention programs for children with autism