Autism Speaks Tool Kits

Autism Speaks has developed a variety of tool kits or guides to help people with autism and their families throughout the lifespan. 

100 Day Kit for Newly Diagnosed Families of Young Children

100 Day Kit for Newly Diagnosed Families of School Age Children

Advocacy Tool Kit

Challenging Behaviors Tool Kit

Community-based Skills Assessment

Dental Guide

Employment Tool Kit

Family Support Tool Kits

Financial Planning Tool Kit

First Concern to Action Tool Kit

Haircutting Training Guide

Housing and Residential Supports Tool Kit

Individualized Education Program: Summary, Process and Practical Tips

Is it Autism and If So, What Next? A Guide for Adults

Leading the Way: Autism-Friendly Youth Organizations

Postsecondary Educational Opportunities Guide

Puzzle Piece Project: Understanding and Acceptance at School

School Community Tool Kit

Transition Tool Kit

The Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN) has also developed a number of tool kits in collaboration with the Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P).

Applied Behavior Analysis: A Parent's Guide

Autism and Medication: Safe and Careful Use

Introduction to Behavioral Health Treatments

Blood Draws: A Parent's Guide

Blood Draws: A Provider's Guide

Dental Professionals Tool Kit

Exploring Feeding Behavior in Autism

Having an Electroencephalogram (EEG): A Guide for Parents

Having an Electroencephalogram (EEG): A Guide for Providers

Managing Constipation in Children

Medication Decision Aid

Melatonin and Sleep Problems: A Guide for Parents

Pica Guide for Parents

Pica Guide for Professionals

Providing Feedback to Families Affected by Autism

Puberty and Adolescence Resource

Sleep Strategies for Teens with Autism

Strategies to Improve Sleep in Children with Autism

Toilet Training Guide

Tools for Successful Vision Exams

Visual Supports and Autism