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


UW Autism Center

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

The UW Autism Center is part of the Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) at the University of Washington. 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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Collaborating with families and people
with autism spectrum disorder to conduct
research that will improve outcomes and
increase understanding.

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

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News & Events

The Latest in Early Intervention Research

Highlighted in UW Today, our Director Annette Estes Ph.D. is the lead author of Long-Term Outcomes of Early Intervention in 6-Year-Old Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder. The study will be published in the July issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Hear Dr. Estes’ interview about the lasting benefits […]