A huge list of Autism links

Discussion in 'General Parenting' started by totoro, Sep 6, 2009.

  1. totoro

    totoro Mom? What's a GFG?

    I was doing some research for a friend here and stumbled across this. Some of these I am sure are not for everyone.

    But the lists are so concise that I had to post it. I use so much of the Autism therapies that I always bookmark things like this.This was from and Arizona link so I am looking into a few of the other things I found.

    Unfortunately we still have few to no services for Mentally Ill kids. I try to sneak into the ones for ADHD and Autism. Once I explain they are usually good about it.

    Websites

    Autism Society of America: 1-800-3-AUTISM; www.autism-society.org/ Publishes a magazine, sends monthly emails, hosts a
    national meeting and maintains a good website. Most importantly, they are the major lobbying body for people with autism,
    including efforts to increase research on autism, increase education opportunities, and generally improve the lives of people with
    autism. You can join ASA on the website and click on the JOIN tab in the upper blue bar.

    Autism Research Institute: Founded by Bernard Rimland, a parent of an autistic adult and a leading advocate of research on autism. Publishes a quarterly newsletter summarizing current research on autism, and maintains a website full of relevant information about autism. ARI also has excellent Publication Packets of many topics that can be ordered inexpensively on topics ranging from Auditory Integration Training to Self Injury to Vaccination information. ARI also sponsors the Defeat Autism Now! approach to autism. DAN!! conferences, held bi-annually, are the leading conferences on biomedical treatments for autism.
    Contact: www.Autism.com, fax: 619-563-6840.

    Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT): www.feat.org Provides valuable information regarding Applied Behavior Analysis.
    Tucson does not have a FEAT organization at this time.

    UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute - heavily involved in research and employs numerous well known scientists to study autism.
    http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/mindinstitute/

    Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) in Phoenix phone 602-340-8717, involved in research, ABA training and early intervention services. Join their mailing list to receive the newsletter and receive information about the ‘FRIEND program' to
    teach school children how to interact with your autistic child at www.autismcenter.org

    The Children's Center for Neurodevelopmental Studies, The Temple Grandin School is located in Glendale, AZ. Special education services for preschool through high school. www.thechildrenscenteraz.org

    CARE - Center for Autism, Research and Education founded by Dr. Cindy Schneider, a DAN! doctor in Phoenix. www.center4autism.org or 602-277-2273 An excellent place to get biomedical intervention and education.

    The Parent Information Network (PIN), founded by the Arizona Department of Education, provides parents with information so they can actively participate in their child's special education. They have a quarterly newsletter and have parent consultants who can be
    contacted for consultation. Check out www.ade.az.gov/ess/pinspals

    Autism Speaks: www.autismspeaks.org

    American Music Therapy Association: http://www.musictherapy.org/

    Association for Science in Autism Treatment-ASAT: http://www.asatonline.org/

    AutismAsperger.net: http://www.autismasperger.net/

    Autism Community Store: http://www.autismcommunitystore.com/

    Dandee Child Safety Harness: http://www.angelfire.com/in2/dandee/

    Defeat Autism Now (DAN!): http://ariconference.com/

    First Signs: http://www.firstsigns.org/

    gluten-free, casein-free Diet: http://www.gfcfdiet.com/

    Generation Rescue: http://www.generationrescue.org/

    Gluten-Free Choice: http://www.glutenfreechoice.com/

    Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA): http://idea.ed.gov/

    Kirkman Labs: http://www.kirkmanlabs.com/

    Lost and Found Temporary Tattoos: http://www.tattooswithapurpose.com/

    Medline Plus: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/autism.html

    National Association Of Residential Providers for Adults with Autism: http://www.narpaa.org/

    National Autism Association (NAA): http://www.nationalautismassociation.org/

    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/autism/autism.htm

    Natural Cellular Defense, Waiora: http://www.waiora.com/

    Natural Foods Education: http://www.jennette-turner.com/

    Organization for Autism Research (OAR): http://www.researchautism.org/

    PCI Education: http://www.pcieducation.com/

    SafeMinds: http://www.safeminds.org/

    Sandbox Learning Company: http://www.sandbox-learning.com/

    Surfer's Healing: http://www.surfershealing.org/

    Talk About Curing Autism (TACA): http://www.tacanow.org/

    Together In Autism: http://www.togetherinautism.org/

    Train 4 Autism: http://www.train4autism.org/

    Unlocking Autism: http://www.unlockingautism.org/

    Wrightslaw: http://www.wrightslaw.com/

    ZAC Browser: Zone for Autistic Children: http://www.zacbrowser.com/


    Sorry this is SOOOO long! But I thought if anyone can find anything helpful from this! Well it was worth it. ;)
     
  2. totoro

    totoro Mom? What's a GFG?

    I am going to split these up and put them in the social group of favorite links... but it will only take 1000 characters. by the way everyone remember we have that? I forget we do! LOL
    Especially newbies.
     
  3. gcvmom

    gcvmom Here we go again!

    Wow, Toto! When you research something, you don't mess around! :D Thanks for posting all this for the board!
     
  4. TerryJ2

    TerryJ2 Well-Known Member

    Wow, thank you!

    The Temple Grandin School is located in Glendale, AZ. Special education

    I didn't know this is where the school was. They are so lucky.
     
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