Autism News and Resources

At the Thompson Autism Center, we recognize that families can benefit from additional information and resources. We have put together a list of news and resources that you may find useful. Talk with your team if you have questions about any of these topics.

Autism Tips

The Getz family at the Thompson Center for Autism

With help from CHOC, Lucas’ family has learned successful treatment strategies for disruptive behaviors caused by autism spectrum disorder.

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CHOC ABA therapists offer healthy habits for preschoolers, elementary school-age children, preteens, teens and young adults with autism.

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A CHOC expert explains how parents can help their child with autism at any age: birth to 5 years, 6 to 12 years and teens and young adults.

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Doctor hands holding head with jigsaw puzzle brain shape to represent autism

Vivian, 14, is thriving since being diagnosed with autism and receiving treatment Thompson Autism Center at CHOC.

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While behavior challenges might be common in children with autism, the cause might not be what it seems. Get autism behavior tips here.

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mother and daughter chopping vegetables for a salad together

If you have a child or loved one with ASD, here are some strategies that you can use to ensure your child eats a healthy diet.

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