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SPARK – Autism Research

Seattle Children’s Autism Center is partnered with the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) to create the nation’s largest online autism study. We want to speed up research and advance our understanding of autism to help improve lives. Read full post »

Autism 101 Class Tonight – Virtual Class Information

Please note our updated information for the Autism 101 class tonight

Please join us for Autism 101, a free 90-minute lecture intended for parents and families of children recently diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), their friends and professionals. Jennifer Mannheim, ARNP and Andy Lupas, Read full post »

Please Wear a Mask – Music Therapy Video

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Autism 206: Mental Health & Autistic Adults With Intellectual Impairment

This month’s Autism 200 series class is Autism 206: Mental Health and Autistic Adults With Intellectual Impairment Read full post »

SPARK – Autism Research Study

Seattle Children’s Autism Center invites you to join SPARK, a large autism research study!

Our goal
SPARK seeks to speed up research and improve our understanding of autism. This includes learning what causes autism and how best to treat it. Seattle Children’s and 32 of the nation’s leading medical schools and autism research centers are part of this effort.

What we do
SPARK researchers study genes and information collected from thousands of people with autism and, if possible, their parents. We hope you will join us!

If you’d like to learn more, please complete our virtual SPARK study interest card: SPARK Interest Survey

To join SPARK, please visit: www.SPARKforAutism.org/UW