Dr.Elisabeth Thurlow


Autism Spectrum Disorder: an important diagnosis NOT to miss It's also an imporant diagnosis NOT to make incorrectly It's tricky. And consequntial. And San Diego Kids First is here to help. I'm thrilled to announce another exceptional addition to our SDKF team. Dr.Elisabeth Thurlow, PsyD, has joined our practice bringing a [...]

Dr.Elisabeth Thurlow2020-07-16T18:26:36+00:00

Psychoeducational Assessment


Our 3-Part Strategy for Individualized Assessments During COVID-19 At SD Kids First we are proud to offer individually tailored comprehensive assessments and scientifically-proven treatments to support attention, social/emotional development, & learning and mental health in children, teens, & adults. COVID-19 has turned all of our lives upside down, but some things haven't changed. Our evaluations [...]

Psychoeducational Assessment2020-06-18T14:48:33+00:00

September Newsletter


YOU ASKED, WE LISTENED!  Our new girls-only social skills groups are starting soon, designed for girls ages 7-11 and 12-17! Our social skills groups will meet weekly to help girls learn vital social skills in a supportive environment optimal for learning and growth. Facilitated by Dr. Sarah Rangel, our bilingual staff psychologist and specialist in [...]

September Newsletter2019-11-23T20:36:30+00:00

June Newsletter


Your ADHD Treatments: Are They Working? Join San Diego Kids First in helping to test an exciting new app to answer this question! These days, when hearing the words “inattention” or “impulsivity”, most people immediately think of ADHD. But the truth is that there are many causes of these behaviors. And even when ADHD is the cause, dialing in on [...]

June Newsletter2019-11-23T20:27:58+00:00

April Newsletter


Parents of Children with ASD and Other Special Needs: For years, San Diego Kids First and I have been there for your child. But a child’s diagnosis impacts the entire family. That’s why we are also here for you. We all need support. Even those without any obvious obstacles, without named, “official” issues, benefit from knowing, [...]

April Newsletter2019-11-23T20:27:47+00:00