Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (CANDO)
The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (CANDO) is an outpatient clinic and collaborative effort between University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center and Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School that provides cutting edge services to patients in the Central Massachusetts area. CANDO is led by Dr. Jean Frazier, Vice Chair for the Department of Psychiatry, Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Robert M. & Shirley S. Siff Chair in Autism at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. CANDO offers a variety of services for youth and young adults with emotional and behavioral challenges and complex presentations.
For other questions or for general information about CANDO, please contact us:
UMass Memorial Medical Center/UMass Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North, S7-714
Worcester, MA 01655
CANDO Request for Services Form
For your convenience, the link to the CANDO Request for Services form is provided below. The primary care physician must complete and Fax or Email the Request for Services form to CANDO.
Physicians: Please complete the Request for Services form and fax it to the CANDO office.
Parents: Once your primary care physician has sent the Request for Services form, the request will be evaluated by our clinical staff and, if appropriate, we will contact you to schedule an appointment. If not, we will follow-up with your primary care physician with recommendations for a service that may better meet your needs.