Additional Resources Autism


Autism Speaks

Autism Society of America An excellent resource for generic information on autism.

Autism Speaks dental guide and video - Provides tips for improving oral hygiene at home, as well as information about how parents and dental professionals can make a visit to the dentist’s office less stressful and more productive.

Autism Wandering Awareness Alerts Response Education (AWAARE)
Working to prevent wandering incidents and deaths within the autism community.

Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT) A non-profit organization of parents, educators, and other professionals dedicated to providing world-class education, advocacy and support for the northern California autism community.

First Signs 
First Signs is dedicated to educating parents and professionals about early identification and intervention for children at risk for developmental delays and disorders, including autism.

M.I.N.D. Institute at UCD Medical Center this is an international, multidisciplinary research organization, committed to excellence, collaboration and hope, striving to understand the causes and develop better treatments and ultimately cures for neurodevelopmental disorders.

National Institutes of Mental Health: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Life Journey through Autism Series (Organization for Autism Research)
OAR has published five Life Journey guidebooks and The Best of The OARacle to date. You can read their descriptions, preview each online, or download copies at no cost. Most are available in Spanish.

Operation Autism for Military Families
Operation Autism is a web-based resource specifically designed and created to support military families that have children with autism. It is from the Organization for Autism Research (OAR) and the American Legion Child Welfare Foundation.

An online resource designed to educate and teachers and parents about Assistive Technology.