Research on Aging with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Issues and Progress

Young people diagnosed today can look forward to aging more successfully than those in past generations. Earlier diagnosis, early intervention services, more targeted educational programs, and better information and support will likely have a significant impact on aging outcomes.

Transition Planning and College for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

When a student with ASD plans to transition from high school to the college setting, transitional goals should be in place during high school and afterwards.

Stigmatization of People with Autism Spectrum Disorders

People with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) may experience high levels of stigmatization within society. Negative interactions with others might include direct confrontations like bullying, or less obvious forms like discrimination.

Developmental Relationship-Based Approaches To Educating Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Learn more about Developmental relationship-based or developmental social-pragmatic approaches to educating children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. These are systematic approaches to teaching children with autism grounded in theories of human development and developmental pragmatics.

What is an Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Find out more about Individualized Education Program (IEP) process and how to navigate it.

Bullying and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autistic people, irrespective of specific diagnosis, are at extreme risk for bullying and abuse throughout their lives. Learn how to counter and cope with bullying in this article.