500 University Avenue West, Minot, ND

Great Plains Interdisciplinary Autism Diagnostic Clinic (GPIC)

Great Plains Interdisciplinary Autism Diagnostic Clinic (GPIC)

What is GPIC?

GPIC conducts regionally located diagnostic services for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in two locations (Minot and Williston) in North Dakota. GPIC clinics demonstrate an interdisciplinary approach, utilizing arena-style assessment for children suspected of having ASD. Autism Spectrum Disorder rates are now 1 in 59 children according to estimates from the CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network.

What We Do?

Offer autism diagnostic services for children 18 months – 21 years
Provide these services free of charge to families (funded by North Dakota Department of Health – Special Health Services)
Offer information regarding family resources within their area of the state
Provide access to current information and resources

See our GPIC Brochure 2022-2023

Where is GPIC located?

North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities (NDCPD)

Minot State University

Memorial Hall 203

500 University Avenue West

Minot, ND 58707


Nicole Nelson, GPIC Project Director, Phone: 1.800.233.1737 or 701-858-4472

Picture of professionals observing a young child at a GPIC clinic