Resources for Families

At Children’s National, we understand that families have many questions about their child’s condition and care.

Your care providers may offer specific resources, but we also have online resources available to answer your questions and connect you with the information you need.

Autism Spectrum Disorders (CASD): Clinical services

The multidisciplinary staff evaluates and treats children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), including full autistic disorder (autism), Asperger syndrome and other social development disorders. The evaluation process may include a series of assessments to accurately diagnose an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Autism Spectrum Disorders (CASD): Research

The Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders (CASD)conducts a variety of research studies, investigating the genetic, neurocognitive, behavioral, and social factors associated with autism. We are always seeking participants, including both children on the autism spectrum as well as typically developing peers.