In the United States one in 68 children are affected by autism. Of these children, the majority diagnosed on the autism spectrum are male: according to the CDC approximately 4 boys for every girl.
Sleep problems occur in 50-80% of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)1 and can exacerbate symptoms of autism present in social interactions, affective problems, repetitive behaviors, and inattention/ hyperactivity.2
Tailoring Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Children with IDD
National Child Traumatic Stress Network Learning Center
Hosted by the Autism Society of North Carolina
A Duke University study, published in February in the Journal of Pediatrics shows that, compared with the traditional paper-based assessment, a digital version of a screening tool is more effective at prompting pediatricians to refer children for
ASNC Fayetteville office
351 Wagoner Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28303
La Sociedad de Autismo de Carolina del Norte invita padres y profesionales a este taller en español que explica cómo el déficit de autismo puede provocar comportamientos retadores y cómo ayudar al niño para superar esos desafíos.
Triangle Town Center
5959 Triangle Town Blvd Ste CU2072
Raleigh, NC 27616
Children within every spectrum of special needs and their families are invited to a private photo session, to experience the time-honored tradition of a visit with Santa Claus during dedicated hours.
Sertoma Arts Center
1400 West Millbrook Road
Raleigh, NC 27612
Create a masterpiece using a variety of materials and textures with Sertoma Staff. This month, we'll be makng paper squirrels, Thanksgiving hand turkeys, and fall flower crowns.
1400 Edwards Mill Rd
Raleigh, NC 27607
Join the Carolina Hurricanes as they take on the Winnipeg Jets for Autism Awareness Night. Tickets are discounted and start as low as $38.
250 Bill Ash Road
Moncure, NC 27559
Join the Autism Society of North Carolina, individuals with autism, their families, and community members for a day of fellowship and celebration!