Dr. Rimland's Vision | Why an Autism History Museum? | What to Expect | Hours The Autism Research Institute (ARI) is proud to announce the opening of the National
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In this article: Chronic maltreatment and sexual victimization Trauma and quality of life Risk Factors What can we do? A safer future Resources Despite evidence to
The prevalence of mental health conditions like anxiety, depression, AD/HD, OCD, and suicidality is significantly higher among autistic individuals than in the non-autistic population. Co-occurring mental issues in
Immune system dysregulation is linked to various conditions that co-occur with autism. These include chronic inflammation, GI problems, autoimmune diseases, and mental health issues. For many autistic individuals,
Sensory processing issues are a common challenge for autistic individuals. These difficulties can include heightened sensitivity to certain stimuli, such as sounds or textures, and difficulty processing and
Gastrointestinal conditions like constipation, abdominal pain, and GERD often co-occur with autism and can significantly impact daily living and quality of life for autistic people. Contemporary research suggests
Interview with June Groden, Ph.D. Dr. June Groden is considered one of the pioneers in the field of autism and developmental disabilities. Her primary areas of interest are
Neurodiversity Celebration Week and Neurodiversity Pride Day are worldwide celebrations of individuals who think, move, communicate, and process information differently. This global initiative aims to transform how neurodivergent
This research article about women in autism uses identity-first language (“autistic individuals” instead of “person with autism”) and so demonstrates that autism is not separable from the individual
A new book, titled Understanding and Treating Sleep Disturbances in Autism, is now available from Jessica Kingsley Publishers. The book is edited by ARI's executive director, Stephen