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The Danish Information and Training Centre for Autism

The Danish Information and Training Centre for Autism The Information Center for Autism in Denmark was established in collaboration with the counties of Fyn, Århus and Copenhagen. The Center is one of seven information centers for handicapped people. A professional steering committee is attached to the Center consisting of representatives from the counties and the National Society for Autism. The...

Autism Network International (ANI)

Autism Network International (ANI) Autism Network International, an autistic-run self-help and advocacy organization for autistic people. The philosophy and goals of ANI are: The best advocates for autistic people are autistic people themselves - ANI is run by and for autistic people. Autistic lives are meaningful and worthwhile lives. Autism Network International, an autistic-...

Autism Society of America (ASA)

Autism Society of America (ASA) Autism is a complex developmental disability that typically appears during the first three years of life and affects a person’s ability to communicate and interact with others. Autism is defined by a certain set of behaviors and is a "spectrum disorder" that affects individuals differently and to varying degrees. There is no known single cause for...

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Autism Research Institute (ARI) The Autism Research Institute (ARI) is the hub of a worldwide network of parents and professionals concerned with autism. ARI was founded in 1967 to conduct and foster scientific research designed to improve the methods of diagnosing, treating, and preventing autism. ARI also disseminates research findings to parents and others worldwide seeking...

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute The autistic savant is one of the most fascinating cognitive phenomena in psychology. "Autistic savant" refers to individuals with autism who have extraordinary skills not exhibited by most persons. Historically, individuals with these exceptional skills were called 'idiot savants,' a French term meaning unlearned (idiot) skill (savant). In a 1978...

ABA Educational Resources Ltd.

ABA Educational Resources Ltd. ABA Educational Resources Ltd. is committed to be a leading edge website providing practical resource materials for families and professionals using educational strategies for children with autism. Their goal is to facilitate the delivery ABA services to families through the provision of resource materials at a free and/or affordable cost.

The Autism Depot

The Autism Depot Autism is one of a group of disorders known as autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). ASDs are developmental disabilities that cause substantial impairments in social interaction and communication and the presence of unusual behaviors and interests. Many people with ASDs also have unusual ways of learning, paying attention, and reacting to different...

Autism Program at Yale

Autism Program at Yale The Autism Program at Yale is an interdisciplinary group of clinicians and scholars dedicated to providing comprehensive clinical services to children with autism spectrum disorders and their families. They are also one of the leading research centers in the world and were recently recognized as a National Institutes of Health Autism Center of...

The National Autistic Society (NAS)

The National Autistic Society (NAS) The National Autistic Society (NAS) is the UK's leading charity for people affected by autism. They were founded in 1962, by a group of parents who were passionate about ensuring a better future for their children. Today they have over 18,000 members, 80 branches and provide: information, advice, advocacy, training and support for individuals...

The GFCF Diet - Autism Diet Resource

The GFCF Diet - Autism Diet Resource The GFCF Diet contains everything one needs to know about starting and implementing the Gluten free and Casein Free Diet to improve the life of someone who is diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. As most of them know, not every intervention works for all children, but this special diet deserves to be placed on the list of other successful...