Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Autism-Related Materials

Autism Parent Guide: Information for Parents of School-Age Children

If you are the parent or caregiver of a school-age child who has been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), this booklet is written for you.

Autism Parent Guide: Information for Parents of Toddlers and Preschoolers

If you are the parent or caregiver of a young child in Tennessee who has recently received a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), this booklet is written for you.

Autism Spectrum Disorders Tip Sheet

Autism Tip Sheet for Librarians

Autism Treatment Network Research Repository

Families of children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can participate in a research repository so we can better understand medical concerns associated with ASD.

Behavior Provider Tips and Resources

Tips for choosing a behavioral provider for your child with autism.

El entrenamiento para ir al baño y los trastornos del espectro autista

Este folleto está dirigido a padres y tutores de niños con trastornos del espectro autista (ASD por sus siglas en inglés), que están empezando el proceso de entrenamiento para ir al baño.

Healthy Bodies Toolkit

Provides information for boys and girls with disabilities as they approach puberty and adolescence.

No-Tech and Low-Tech AAC for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Guide for Parents

For parents of children who have an autism spectrum disorder and use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Parent's Guide to Blood Draws for Children with Autism

The purpose of this pamphlet is to present ways for you and your child to cope with the stress and worry that may come with blood draws.

Parent's Guide to Psychological Evaluations for ASD

For parents whose pediatricians recommend their child be evaluated for an autism spectrum disorder.

Planeando la vida después de la escuela secundaria (la prepa) para estudiantes con espectro autista

Una guía para las familias de Tennessee

Planning Life After High School for Students on the Autism Spectrum

A guide for Tennessee families.

Provider's Guide to Blood Draws for Children with Autism

The purpose of this toolkit is to provide a guide to strategies that you and your practice can use to help children with ASD more easily complete routine medical procedures and blood draws while reducing the stress felt by your patients and their parents.

STAT-MD Training Workshop

This training teaches enhanced diagnostic consultation and screening procedures to pediatric health care providers for early identification of autism spectrum disorders.

Strategies to Improve Sleep in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Parent’s Guide

For parents whose pediatricians recommend their child be evaluated for an autism spectrum disorder.

Tips on Autism for Health Care Providers

A document containing tips regarding autism specially designed for health care providers.

Toilet Training and Autism Spectrum Disorders

For parents and caregivers of young children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) who are beginning the process of toilet training.

TRIAD Brochure

The Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders

TRIAD Social Skills Assessment

Assessing children who have autism spectrum disorders.

Una breve guía para padres acerca del autismo:Información para padres de niños pequeños y preescolares

Información para padres de niños pequeños y preescolares.

Una guía breve para padres sobre los trastornos del espectro autista

Información para padres de niños en edad escolar.

Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers

Provided by the Center on Secondary Education for Students With ASD, this guide is designed to equip secondary school teachers with a basic introduction to autism spectrum disorders.

Vanderbilt Autism Resource Line flyer

A resource for information about clinical, research, and outreach services at Vanderbilt University.

Visual Supports and Autism Spectrum Disorders

This brochure discusses the use of pictures or other visual items to communicate with a child who has difficulty understanding or using language.

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