Below is a list of resources for more information about autism.  autism_ribbon

Autism Daddy

Autism Daddy is da man! He tells it like it is, the good, bad, and ugly of autism.

Real Husbands of Autism

These guys are a riot, and host some rather lively discussions about special needs parenting on their Facebook page.

Talk About Curing Autism (TACA)

A great source of information, Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to educating, empowering and supporting families affected by autism.

National Autism Association (NAA)

The mission of the National Autism Association is to respond to the most urgent needs of the autism community, providing real help and hope so that all affected can reach their full potential.

Finding Anthony by Christie Burnett

Anthony was in kindergarten with my son, Rocco. But through a combination of biomedical treatments and verbal behavior therapy, Anthony lost his autism diagnosis, and is now in a mainstream class. Read all about it here!

Autistic Living

Find information on therapy tips and tricks. Learn and connect with other parents of children with autism via Facebook.

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

ARI works to advance the understanding of autism by funding research and facilitating education on its causes and the potential treatments.

Designing the Perfect Home Playroom for Children with Autism by Product Diggers

An extensive guide on Designing the Perfect Home Playroom for Children with Autism which has super-helpful information and tips on how to design an ideal play space in your home for children with autism.

Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS)

MAPS doctors have replaced DAN doctors as the goto biomedical approach to treating autism and other spectrum disorders. MAPS strives to bring together and educate doctors to create a qualified and quality training & fellowship program Parents can visit the site to find a MAPS doctor near them.

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks has grown into the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.

My Autism Team

The social network for parents of children with autism

NJ Parent Link

New Jersey’s Early Childhood, Parenting, and Professional Resource Center. Check your state’s web page to see what services are offered in your state.

Autism Awareness

A very active and informative Facebook page.

Autism Mothers

An active Facebook community for the mother’s of autistic children.

Yasko Protocol

A unique biomedical approach to reducing brain inflammation in children and adults with autism and other neurologic disorders.

Monterey Bay Forum (

An interesting web site with many articles and posts about autism spectrum disorders.