The Speech-Language Intensive Summer Help (SPLISH) event is a summer camp program for children ages two to seven with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The program, hosted at the Sheila C. Johnson Center for Human Services, includes a pre-test of your child's abilities, intensive speech-language intervention and a post-test at the end of the program.

Program Details

Intervention programs include a modified behavioral approach and a modified natural language learning approach. In addition, children receive three, 50-minute treatment session daily, which are conducted by graduate students training to become speech-language pathologists. All students are closely supervised by ASHA certified speech-language pathologists. Time will be provided for snack and small group activities with other children attending the program between each session.


Cost for the program is $1,400 for the six-week session with a financial aid application available upon request. Contact Dr. Jane Hilton, Ph.D, CCC-SLP at jch7b@virginia.edu.


The program begins June 10, 2019, and continues through July 18, 2019, Mondays through Thursdays 8:30–11:30AM.


The Sheila C. Johnson Center for Human Services
417 Emmet Street South
Charlottesville, VA 22903 

Enroll or Request More Info

Enroll by April 30, 2019
Sessions are expected to fill quickly, and are reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Contact Dr. Jane Hilton, Ph.D, CCC-SLP at 434-924-4625 or jch7b@virginia.edu