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"Sounding the Alarm" to be available for streaming via Netflix, iTunes and Amazon in July.
April 30, 2014

(April 30, 2014) - Nearly 150 people attended the Autism Speaks and UC Davis MIND Institute Northern California premiere screening of “Sounding the Alarm,” a profound documentary by Blockburger Productions that examines the lives of 12 families affected by autism, and chronicles the challenges and opportunities they face from diagnosis to adulthood.

Automated Version of the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT™) is the Latest Addition to Online Resources for Parents of Children with Autism

Autism Speaks is pleased to announce the launch of an automated version of the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, or M-CHAT™. T

May 07, 2012

NEW YORK, N.Y. (May 7, 2012) – Autism Speaks is pleased to announce the launch of an automated version of the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, or M-CHAT™. The M-CHAT is a scientifically validated tool for screening children between 16 and 30 months of age to assess their risk for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It was developed by neuropsychologists Diana Robins, Ph.D. and Deborah Fein, Ph.D. and clinical psychologist Marianne Barton, Ph.D.