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UNDERSTANDING
AUTISM

The UW Autism Center is a nonprofit organization devoted to supporting
individuals and families affected by autism spectrum disorders.

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UW Autism Center
Center on Human Development and Disability

Caring for individuals and families affected by autism spectrum disorders through exceptional clinical services, innovative scientific research and high-quality training.

Our faculty and staff reach across the UW School of Medicine, College of Arts & Sciences, and College of Education.

Clinical Services

Diagnosis, assessment, and
intervention services for
individuals with autism spectrum
disorders and their families.

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Research

Collaborating with families and people
with autism spectrum disorder to conduct
research that will improve outcomes and
increase understanding.

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Training

High-quality training for community
professionals, caregivers, and students who
interact with and serve individuals with ASD.

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News & Events

With autism diagnoses on the rise, UW establishes clinic for babies

To new parents, a baby’s every gurgle and glance are fascinating, from a smile at mom or dad to a reach for a colorful toy. But when a baby doesn’t look at parents and caregivers, imitate gestures and sounds, or engage in play, parents have questions. And a growing number are bringing their babies to […]

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