Early Identification
of Specific Disabilities and Children At-Risk

Abuse and Neglect

See Referral Requirements under CAPTA and IDEA

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD)

Autism Spectrum Disorders


Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Developmental Delay

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Foster Care

Fragile X


Learning Disabilities

Mental Health and Challenging Behaviors

Prenatal Substance Exposure

Visual Impairments

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email: ectacenter@unc.edu

ECTA Center is a program of the FPG Child Development Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, funded through cooperative agreement number H326P170001 from the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education. Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily represent the Department of Education's position or policy.

Project Officer: Julia Martin Eile

  • FPG Child Development Institute
  • IDEAs that Work