Mendy Minjarez, PHD

Mendy  Minjarez, PHD

Autism Center, Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center, ABA Early Intervention Program

On staff since January 2010

Children's Title: Executive Director, Seattle Children's Autism Center; 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


Medical/Professional School

University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA


Yale University School of Medicine GME, New Haven, CT

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