The purpose of this site is to equip parents with the
necessary information to help get their children healed. There are
many people who have devoted untold hours to the discovery of
answers to this problem called Autism. Every discovery or new piece
of pertinent information is a piece of the puzzle. We want to bring
all of these pieces together and work as a team to get every
Autistic child well.
CAN - Cure Autism Now
Cure Autism Now (CAN) is an organization of parents,
clinicians and leading scientists committed to accelerating the pace
of biomedical research in autism through raising money for research
projects, education and outreach. Founded by parents of children
with autism in 1995, the organization has grown from a kitchen-table
effort to the largest provider of support for autism research and
resources in the country. The organization's primary focus is to
fund essential research through a variety of programs designed to
encourage innovative approaches toward identifying the causes,
prevention, treatment and a cure for autism and related disorders.
Schwab Learning A parent’s guide to helping kids with learning
differences. Great seminars and info. CA based.
Talk Autism the country’s largest `spontaneously updating' database of
resources for the Autism community. TalkAutism features expertFind™, a database
including services, organizations, products and web site links to support families dealing with autism.
A general overview of autism, causes, vitamins, the
educational system, power struggles, how to evaluate your child, define problems
(ie behavioral, working with school system), and lots more. For parents who
live in Oregon but still great info.
WebED The Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism, Inc. is an
organization established by professional football player Doug Flutie and his
wife, Laurie Flutie, in the name of their son, as their life-long commitment to
make a difference in the lives of children with autism and their families. WebED
works in partnership with DFJ Foundation to develop and maintain a curriculum
surrounding the subject of autism. They offer FREE online classes for parents.
Dr. Ivar Lovaas Behaviorist and pioneered using ABA in
the treatment of autism. Clarifications on the the works of Ivar Lovaas- Lovaas
responds to some common myths and misrepresentations (aka lies) about his work.http://www.feat.org/lovaas