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December 14, 2015

A new study in JAMA Pediatrics examines health records to assess the possible risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children whose mothers took antidepressants during pregnancy.

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December 10, 2015

Last week, Autism Speaks released its latest tool kit from the Autism Treatment Network - Puberty and Adolescence Resource: A Guide for Parents. On Tuesday, Matt Asner sat down on Autism Live with Kameena Ballard-Dawkins, AS-ATN family representative at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles and mother of a teenage girl with autism to discuss the kit.

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December 09, 2015

The key finding shows that prevalence among 4-year-olds was 30 percent lower than CDC estimates for 8-year-olds.

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November 23, 2015

Autism Speaks will provide expertise and Spanish-language resources for building awareness, research and parent-training programs

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November 20, 2015

Slowness in brain's ability to recognize patterns may explain why those with autism struggle with social rules and distracting sights, sounds and sensations

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