State and National Organization Websites
Association for Science in Autism Treatment
Website - scientifically sound information about autism and treatments for autism
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Website - independent publisher specializing in books on autism spectrum disorders
Website - information, conferences, service providers
Website - characteristics, assessment, and research-based interventions and services for children with autism spectrum disorder
Website - information, research, conferences, service providers
Website - information and education for the Autism community
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Website - ASD - specific information
Different Roads to Learning
Website - online learning resources for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders
Families for Effective Autism Treatment
Website - a non-profit organization of parents and concerned professionals dedicated to providing education, workshops, and support for children with autism and their families
Dallas Contact: 817-919-2228
Website - education for parents and professionals about the early warning signs of autism and related disorders
Website - explanation and information about Floortime therapy
Website - information, research, publications, conferences
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
Website - resources related to IDEA and its implementing regulations
Jessica Kingsley Publisher
Website - publications related to autism and Asperger Syndrome
Website - facilitates creation of personalized comics and social stories
Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
Website - applied research in autism
Parents of Children with Autism
Website - lists of local parent groups and resources
The Kennedy Krieger Institute
Website/ - helping children and adolescents with disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system achieve their potential and participate as fully as possible in family, school and community life
The M.I.N.D. Institute (Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders)
Website - an international, multidisciplinary research organization striving to understand the causes and develop better treatments and ultimately cures for neurodevelopmental disorders
Texas Autism and Research Center (TAARC)
Website - A website for individuals, families, and professionals affected by an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Website - explanation and information about the TEACCH program
The Gray Center (Carol Gray)
Website - information about Social Stories ™and other resources
Webpage of Dr. Tony Attwood
Website - a guide for parents, professionals and people with Asperger Syndrome and their parents.
Yale Autism Seminar
Website - The Yale Seminar on Autism and Related Disorders is the United States' first undergraduate course of its kind. Our goal for this website is to make all of the lecture content and supporting materials available online for free for anyone who desires to learn about Autism Spectrum Disorders.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent PsychiatryWebsite - Information to aid in the understanding and treatment of the developmental, behavioral, and mental disorders that affect children and adolescents.
The Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS)
Website - OASIS center has joined with MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome to create a single resource for families, individuals, and medical professionals who deal with the challenges of Asperger Syndrome, Autism, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder / Not Otherwise Specified (PDD/NOS).
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
Website - National information center that provides information on disabilities and disability related issues. Children and youth, birth to age 22, are the focus.
Wrights law Special Education Law and Advocacy
Website - Wright’s law is the leading website about special education law and advocacy, with thousands of articles, cases, and free resources.
Autism Society of Collin CountyWebsite - Believes the State of Texas should promote the development of services and resources for individuals with PDD or autism throughout their lifetime.
AutismWeb: The Parent's Guide to Autism and PDD
Website - A parents' guide to the diagnosis, education and treatment of children with autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD).
FIRST WORDS Project
Website - FIRST WORDS Project is a model early identification and intervention program based in the Department of Communication Disorders at Florida State University.