ERIC Number: ED265690
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Directory of Programs Serving Children and Adults with Autism. Fifth Edition--1985.
Laureys, Kenneth R., Comp.
The directory lists more than 400 private programs serving persons with autism in the United States. Public school programs and state-operated Mental Retardation/Developmental Disabilities institutions have been omitted. Programs are listed by state within eight geographical regions across the nation: New England, Mid Atlantic, Deep South, Appalachia, Great Lakes, Midwest, Southwest, and the West Coast. A brief description of each program is provided to indicate the nature of services available: group home, residential program, day program, vocational center, summer camp, diagnosis and evaluation services, etc. (CL)
Descriptors: Autism, Elementary Secondary Education, Private Agencies, Program Descriptions, Services
National Society for Children and Adults with Autism, 1234 Massachusettes Ave., N.W., Suite 1017, Washington, DC 20005 ($3.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Society for Children and Adults with Autism, Washington, DC.