“Families have waited a long time for something like the National Standards Project, which will provide direction for parents and educators so they can be confident in their decisions, and not waste valuable time and money on unproven treatments.”
Lisa Borges / Executive Director / The Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism, Inc.
National standards of practice can guide stakeholders toward effective responses to autism. The standards also give policy-makers the tools they need to ensure that effective, scientifically sound treatment programs receive crucial funding.
Since 2009, the National Autism Center has disseminated the National Standards Report in a technical manual through broad web-based distribution. Due to high demand, we also make the National Standards Report available for purchase through our on-line bookstore.
Additional dissemination projects include: