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Your ATN@Work: A Trip to the Dentist Can Be a Positive Experience

By pediatric dentist Elizabeth Shick, director of Pipeline Programs and Global Health Outreach at the University of Colorado's School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Shick co-authored the Autism Speaks ATN/AIR-P Tool Kit for Dental Professionals, available for free download here.

Parent Needs Help: 4-year-old with Autism Won’t Eat Solid Foods

My child is 4 and has been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. He’ll eat most anything that I puree. But he refuses to eat even small pieces of solid food except for soft cheese puffs, and he can’t drink from a straw. How can I teach him to chew real food?

Q&A with Authors of ‘Solving Sleep Problems in Children with Autism’

Autism Speaks is pleased to spotlight the publication of Solving Sleep Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Guide for Frazzled Families.