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Quarterly Editorials on Autism.org

Dr. Stephen M. Edelson, Executive Director at ARI, publishes an editorial about autism science and research every quarter. He leads readers through the history of ARI and

Quarterly Editorials on Autism.org2022-07-22T12:05:57-05:00

Meltdowns & Calming Techniques in Autism

Meltdowns and tantrums present with similar characteristics and are challenging to navigate; however, the root causes of tantrums and meltdowns are very different, and it is crucial

Meltdowns & Calming Techniques in Autism2022-06-28T12:58:21-05:00

ARI’s Five Most-Watched Webinars of 2021

For more than 50 years, ARI has dedicated its efforts to pioneering groundbreaking research and sharing free educational resources with people worldwide. One of our primary channels for

ARI’s Five Most-Watched Webinars of 20212022-04-21T03:29:41-05:00

ARI Webinars: Where to Start?

Webinars are one of the core ways ARI informs our community of the latest autism research. We put out dozens of new webinars each year. Each one

ARI Webinars: Where to Start?2022-04-08T11:24:13-05:00

Executive Function & Autism

What is executive function?  Executive function (EF) describes the “overarching regulation of goal-directed, future-oriented, higher-order cognitive processes” largely controlled by the frontal cortex (Szczepanski & Knight, 2014;

Executive Function & Autism2022-01-17T07:58:43-05:00

Co-Occurring Conditions and Autism

Research suggests that individuals with autism experience some conditions―including underlying medical issues, neurodevelopmental differences, and mental health issues―more frequently than the general population. Learning about these potential

Co-Occurring Conditions and Autism2022-03-08T12:47:29-05:00

Challenging Behaviors and Autism

Challenging behaviors can be disruptive to daily life for individuals with autism. These include, but are not limited to, self-injury, aggression, property destruction, tantrums, disruptiveness, noncompliance, and

Challenging Behaviors and Autism2022-01-14T12:30:42-05:00

What is Toe Walking?

Toe walking refers to a gait cycle/walking pattern in which the heel does not contact the ground; this is a common developmental variation in young children (aged three

What is Toe Walking?2022-03-04T03:39:25-05:00

Autism Symptoms and Diagnosis in Adults

The mean age of autism diagnosis in the US and UK is 4 to 5, though later diagnoses do occur (Zwiagenbaum et al., 2019). Age at diagnosis

Autism Symptoms and Diagnosis in Adults2022-02-24T08:51:46-05:00
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