Archive for 2018

The Autism Blogcast – February Edition

News Flash: The February edition of The Autism Blogcast, featuring autism experts Raphael Bernier, PhD and James Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP.

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Next Week’s Autism 200 Series Class – Autism 202: But I Don’t Wanna Go To School

Please join us next week for the next class in the 2018 Autism 200 series schedule.

Autism 202: But I Don’t Wanna go to School: Strategies for Addressing School Avoidance

Date: February 15, 2018
Instructor: Kendra Read, PhD

School avoidance is a common issue with children with autism spectrum disorder. This presentation will provide Read full post »

Announcing the Autism 200 Series for 2018

We are pleased to announce a brand new line up of the Autism 200 Series lectures for 2018.

Visit our previous classes.

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Ask Dr. Emily- Dwindling Social Networks and Theory of Mind

Welcome to the January edition of Ask Dr. Emily!

We often receive questions that we want to share with all our readers. To help with this,  Dr. Emily Rastall, a clinical psychologist at Seattle Children’s Autism Center, will share insights in a question and answer format.

We welcome you to send us your questions and Dr. Rastall will do her best to answer them each month. Send your questions to


Q: I need help! I have a 21-year-old grandson whom I raised from age 1 – 12 yrs. Since then he moved in with his mother. He was always quiet, but quite smart however he has grown more Read full post »

Free Autism 101 Class this Thursday January 25

Please join us this Thursday, January 25, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Seattle Children’s Hospital for our free quarterly lecture, Autism 101. Autism 101 is intended for parents and families of children recently diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). In this free lecture, participants will learn about:

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