Institutions, Organizations & Schools:
Services Local to Denver/Boulder area
JFK Partners – a research and teaching facility of the University of Colorado Hospitals
Association for Community Living in Boulder/Broomfield Counties
Advocacy for families with most disabilities, education resources & more. http://www.aclboulder.org
Autism Society of Boulder (has a link to national ASA)
Information, including a directory of local providers, resources, grants. http://www.autismboulder.org/
CDE’s SpEd Website
various references and resources.
Imagine Behavioral Services
Offers support services to persons with primarily cognitive challenges
Outside Local Area
Orion Academy- a secondary school for students with Asperger’s in the Bay Area of California
Landmark College: A college of choice for students with ASD and/or AD/HD.
This site does a good job of updating Aspergers (& Autism) in the news
Summer Camp & Respite grants from Autism Society of Boulder County.
Presentation by TGS Director, Jen Wilger & CU Assist. Prof & TGS Collaborator, Amy Thrasher to a conference entitled: SHIFT IN PERSPECTIVE: from a social skills training approach to a process approach to social communication.
Tony Attwood’s site
The Discovery of Aspie
(Attwood article presenting AS from a strength-based, “discovery” perspective)
Brain in the News is free monthly publication that reports on the progress made in the field of neuroscience. It features articles from a variety of sources, links to brain-related content on the Web, and an exclusive column from Guy McKhann, professor of neurology and neuroscience at Johns Hopkins University.If you want one of your own, or want to sign up for email newsletters & resources, go to: https://www.dana.org/news/publications/
Carol Gray’s site (social stories)
Michelle Garcia Winner (social cognition)
OPTIONS: A Handbook of Post-Secondary Education Services for Students with Disabilities http://www.cde.state.co.us/cdesped/download/pdf/Options.pdfCOLORADO
(publisher of autism resources, sponsor of conferences, they
publish some of Temple’s books)
(another go-to publisher for ASD resources, next door in Kansas)
Disability Scoop A source for developmental disability news, with daily coverage of autism, intellectual disability and more. www.disabilityscoop.com
OASIS-Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support
Still the go-to comprehensive site for AS after 12+ years; has some (subscription based) listing of local & national resources.
Temple Grandin’s Personal Site