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

Town Hall Seattle Event, “Unpacking the Mysteries of Autism”

Join us for the national book tour for the highly acclaimed history of autism in the US, In A Different Key The Story of Autism with ABC News authors John Donvan & Caren Zucker plus a shared Q&A session with UW Autism Center Director Dr. Annette Estes When Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 7:30PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) […]