Jane Asher discusses the challenges
facing parents of newly diagnosed
children with autism.

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Newly Diagnosed?

Parent Information Packet

Jane Asher highlights the many
resources that ASAT has to
offer the autism community.

ASAT Resources

Jane Asher offers several important
considerations to guide any and all
decisions about autism treatment.

Autism Treatment

What Is New?

Newsletter

Is There Science Behind That?

It Takes a Village to Stand for Science: Showcasing Some Allies

Book and Resources Reviews

Review of Collaboration between behavior analysts and occupational therapists in autism service provision: Bridging the gap.

Review of Life Journey Through Autism: A Guide to Safety

Clinical Corner

When should a functional analysis be done and who should do it?

For Parents

A Non-Exhaustive List of Safety Products

Fundraising

Looking for a Cause to Support on Facebook? We have a suggestion!
Newsletter

Interview

Some Reflections on the Enduring Legacy of Dr. Jerry Shook

Is There Science Behind That?

Vitamin D Supplementation

Becoming a Savvy Consumer

Book and Resources Reviews

A Review of The September 26th Project: Turning Tragedy into Action

Newsletter

Interview

An Interview with Drs. Amanda Laprime and Deborah Napolitano

Research Synopses

Review of Remaking Recess Intervention for Improving Peer Interactions at School for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Book Reviews

Review of Autism’s Declaration of Independence: Navigating Autism in the Age of Uncertainty

Consumer Corner

An Updated List of Annotated Resources Related to Bullying Prevention

Public Awareness

Making the Most of Google Translate on asatonline.org

Newsletter

Tribute

Celebrating the Diverse Contributions of Dr. Scott Lilienfeld

A Non-Exhaustive List of Select Publications by Dr. Scott Lilienfeld

Research Synopses

An Updated Review of the Efficacy of Dolphin Assisted Therapy for Autism and Developmental Disabilities

Article Reviews

Review of How to Spot Hype in the Field of Psychotherapy: A 19-item Checklist

Review of The Jigsaw Puzzle of Fraudulent Health Claims: Missing Psychological Pieces

Review of Why Many Clinical Psychologists are Resistant to Evidence-Based Practice: Root Causes and Constructive Remedies

Scott Lilienfeld: A Collection of Three Commentaries

Featured Article

Newsletter

Is There Science Behind That?

Brain Balance

Research Synopses

Review of An Evaluation of a Behaviorally Based Social Skills Group for Individuals Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Interview

An Interview with Thuong Ho, MA, BCBA of Vietnam

Perspectives
What Autism Awareness Should be About
Newsletter

Book and Resources Reviews

Review of Use of Practice Guidelines and Position Statements in Ethical Decision Making

Media Watch

Clinical Corner

What are some ethical and practical considerations when collaborating with nonbehavioral service providers?

Resources Reviews

A review of Different Roads’ Practical ABA Modules

Research Synopses

Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder to Tolerate Haircutting

Dental Desensitization for Students with Autism

Featured Article

Newsletter

Interview

An Interview with Tracie Lindblad, MSc, MEd, SLP, BCBA

Research Synopses

The Effect of Sensory Integration Therapy on Occupational Performance in Children with Autism

Book and Resources Reviews

Review of Life Journey Through Autism: A Parent’s Guide to Research

Featured Article

For Parents and Educators

Comorbidity in Autism

Newsletter

For Educators

Topical Resources for Educators

Book and Resources Reviews

A review of ABAI’s Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Between Behavior Analysts and Speech-Language Pathologists

Research Synopses

Symbolic Play in School-Aged Minimally Verbal Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Becoming a Savvy Consumer

Newsletter

Media Watch

Research Synopses

Outcomes of children receiving Group-Early Start Denver Model in an inclusive versus autism-specific setting: A pilot randomized controlled trial

Book and Resources Reviews

A Review of Journey to Community Housing with Supports: A Road Map for Individuals and Their Families in New Jersey

Perspectives
What Autism Awareness Should be About

Dissemination
A Spotlight on Science in Autism Treatment

Newsletter

Becoming a Savvy Consumer

International Interview

Research Synopses

Science Corner

Dissemination
Making the Most of Google Translate on asatonline.org

Featured Article

Newsletter

Consumer Corner

New Parent Information Packet

Media Watch

Clinical Corner

What is the High Probability Instruction Sequence and how can it help increase responsiveness to everyday tasks?

Featured Article

Recurrence of autism in families

Treatment Summary

Essential Oils

International Interview

Interview with Dr. Michelle Kelly: Part 1 of 2

Newsletter

Featured Article

ABA treatment

Is There Science Behind That?

Sensory Diets

Research Synopses

Evaluating the Effectiveness of a School-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Intervention for Anxiety in Adolescents Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Featured Section

Learn More About Specific Treatments

Treatment Summary

Rapid Prompting Method (RPM)

Media Watch

ASAT Responds to The New York Times “Early Treatment for Autism is Critical, New Report Says”

Help us keep SCIENCE at the forefront of every conversation about autism treatment!

Research & Treatment

Find a complete list of psychological, educational and therapeutic interventions for autism. Learn which autism treatments work, which need more research, and which treatments do not work.

For Parents

Navigate the complex maze that is autism treatment. Learn about effective treatment options and how to overcome some of the day-to-day challenges that you or your child may experience.

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Defining Autism Spectrum Disorders

Learn about autism, and read treatment research summaries and recommendations.

what is autism?

Becoming a Savvy Consumer

In this series, we will look at the scientific method, particularly as it relates to ASD treatment, and keep an eye out for ways in which we can be effective and savvy consumers.

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Make a difference and help us promote science-based autism treatments.

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