Dr. Wendy Chung shares results from a survey completed by 636 autistic adults in SPARK.Read More
Get the latest autism updates from SPARK, including information about genes and ASD research, webinars, and personal stories from our community.
Our ‘genes’ page provides short, easy-to-understand descriptions of genes linked to autism. Under ‘research’, you’ll find the latest updates from SPARK and other autism studies. In our ‘stories’ section, families, scientists and others share their journeys. In our monthly webinars, speakers from the autism community provide useful information for families and people with autism. All are welcome–invitation links are issued in our monthly newsletter. If you have suggestions for webinar topics, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this recorded webinar, Dr. Anjana Bhat shares ways that you can use structured and creative physical activities to engage your child at home.Read More
More than 8 in 10 children who have autism have motor issues, according to a large-scale survey. But few receive therapy.Read More
How are people with autism coping with the anxieties and changes caused by COVID-19? The answer, like autism itself, is complicated.Read More
Dr. Wendy Chung shares results from a survey completed by over 8,000 families.Read More
SPARK and our clinical site partners provide some resources that may help during the COVID-19 crisis.Read More
Why do many people with autism hit, bite, or otherwise hurt themselves? What can be done to help?Read More
If you are collecting saliva for SPARK’s research, here are some tips that may help.Read More