Incidence and Prevalence

Signs and Symptoms


Roles and Responsibilities




ASHA Resources

ASHA'S Resources on Cognitive Referencing

ASHA Store Resources on Autism

Consumer Information:  Autism

DSM-5 Changes May Cause Billing Headaches

A Quick Guide to DSM-5 

State Insurance Mandates for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Organizations and Related Content

American Academy of Pediatrics' Autism Resources

Autism Now

Autism Speaks

Bilingual Autism Guide

Birth to 5:  Watch Me Thrive

Center on Secondary Education for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Learn the Signs. Act Early

Easter Seals: Autism Services

Evidence-Based Practices for Children, Youth, and Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorder [PDF]

First Signs

First Words Project-The Florida State University College of Medicine: Autism Institute

Interactive Autism Network

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Strategic Plan for Autism Spectrum Disorders-2012 Update

Marcus, L. M., Kunce, L. J., & Schopler, E. (2005). Working with families. In F. Volkmar, R. Paul, A. Klin, & D. Cohen (Eds.). Handbook of autism and pervasive developmental disorders (3rd ed., pp. 1055-1086). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

National Autism Association

National Joint Committee for the Communication Needs of Persons with Severe Disabilities

Rubin, E. (2012). Neurodevelopment of social competence; produced as a free webinar by the National Autistic Society .

Screening and Diagnosis of Autism:  Report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the Child Neurology Society [PDF]

Strategic Plan for Autism Spectrum Disorder Research: 2012 Update [PDF]

The Autism Genome Project Consortium. (2007). Mapping autism risk loci using genetic linkage and chromosomal rearrangements. Nature Genetics. DOI:10.1038/ng1985.

The Center on Secondary Education for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The National Autism Center's National Standards Report [PDF]

The National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders

What Works Clearinghouse


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