Autism Speaks Early Access to Care initiative seeks to reduce the age of diagnosis and increase access to high-quality early intervention for all children on the autism spectrum.
Thanks to your support, research is advancing understanding and treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Here are ten important things we’ve learned about autism since World Autism Awareness Day in 2012!
Many younger sibs of children with autism have symptoms and delays that fall short of ASD but warrant early intervention
Genetic researchers have discovered another 24 “high impact” autism gene changes. Each more than doubles the risk that a child will develop autism.