Autism

U.S. Laws

Combating Autism Act: Public Law 109-416 (12/19/06).

Autism Advocacy Organizations

Austim Speaks Webpage
Largest autism advocacy organization in the US, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. 

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities Webpage
Albany University affiliated resource center that brings research and practice together in community settings. CARD Albany provides evidence-based training and support to families and free professional development and parent seminars. 

CDC Resources

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Webpage
Provides signs, treatment, research, and recommendations (CDC, 12/6/17). 

New York State Department of Health Bureau

Report of the Recommendations-Autism / Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Includes assessments and interventions (NYSDOH, 10/17). 
 
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