Autism Resources

This is a useful link to Characteristics of Autism. You will also find links to other relevant topics at this website.

Characteristics of Autism . Autism . Inclusive Communities . PBS Parents | PBS.

—The Arc Autism Now: http://autismnow.org/

—Autism Speaks: http://www.autismspeaks.org/

—American Psychiatric Association on Autism: http://www.psychiatry.org/mental-health/key-topics/autism

—Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on autism: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/facts.html

—ASCEND (Autism Spectrum Center for Educational and Neurological Development) 6741 Corsair Ave. Prescott, AZ 86301, 928-443-9290 www.azautismascend.org

Autism Info: http://www.autisminfo.com/

Walden Program: http://www.emory.edu/EMORY_REPORT/erarchive/2003/September/September8/9_8_03walden.html This is a brief description of the Walden program your young children with autism.

Carly’s Voice: http://carlysvoice.com/ One of the first books to explore firsthand the challenges of living with autism, it brings readers inside a once-secret world and in the company of an inspiring young woman who has found her voice and her mission.

How Can You Help Your Student with Aspergers:   http://www.nea.org/aspergers Kathi Grace, an award-winning special educator in Vermont shares a few tips for working with students with Aspergers. Note: Aspergers is now considered part of the Autism Spectrum Disorder, high functioning.

Florida State University Center for Autism and Related Disabilities: http://www.fsuautism.com/

Kennedy-Krieger Institute: http://www.kennedykrieger.org/

UC Davis Mind institute: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/mindinstitute/

Autism Safety.org: http://www.autismsafety.org/ Addresses bullying, mistreatment and suicide prevention.

CDC, Autism Spectrum Disorder; http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/index.html
Autism Research Institute
http://www.autism.com/ari/

Autism Society of America
http://www.autism-society.org/

Center for the Study of Autism
http://www.autism.com

 

 

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