What to Do if Your Child Has Autism - Introduction

Learning your child has autism can be overwhelming. But it can also be a relief to know what's going on.

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You are not alone! There are services and people who can help.

A diagnosis of autism has a brighter outlook now than it did even a few years ago. New research is helping us understand autism better, and there are many new treatments and therapies to support our children.

As a parent, you know your child better than anyone.  So you will be a big part of helping the doctors and therapists know how to help them. We'll help you learn what to do!


We hope this Guide will answer your questions. If not, we'll tell you who to call.

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