Train 4 Autism is a foundation dedicated to bringing together a community of athletes, physically active, and socially conscious people who are committed to raising awareness and funds for research and treatment for those living with Autism and their families. Fund raising and volunteer opportunities for individual athletes, teams and entire families include marathons, half marathons, 10Ks, 5Ks, walks, triathlons, swimming, and cycling events.
Today, there are many treatment centers and research programs all doing vital work, and all carrying different yet important messages and missions. Train 4 Autism provides the infrastructure, technology, and support for participants to raise funds and contribute to the programs about which they are most passionate.
Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) provides information, resources, and support to families affected by autism. For families who have just received the autism diagnosis, TACA aims to speed up the cycle time from the autism diagnosis to effective treatments. TACA helps to strengthen the autism community by connecting families and the professionals who can help them, allowing them to share stories and information to help people with autism be the best they can be.
Steven's Pharmacy is an independent, full-service, compounding pharmacy that has been operating since 1975. It's a great source for all pharmaceutical needs, offering both conventional and alternative medicines. Steven's Pharmacy is dedicated to providing the service, selection and competitive prices its customers deserve.
Bryant Ranch Prepack has been providing pharmaceuticals to dispensing physicians since 1980. Bryant Ranch has earned accredidation from the VAWD or The Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distrubutors program, which is a body established to prevent and detect counterfeiting of pharmaceuticals and to make sure that pharmaceutical wholesalers and distribution facilities comply with strict regulatory guidelines.
Medi-Lab Corporation is committed to providing the highest quality of clinical laboratory testing by offering the latest instrumentation and technology available in the field of analytical toxicology and patient drug monitoring solutions. Medi-Lab Corporation utilizes the latest technology in liquid chromatography interfaced to (tandem) mass spectrometry (LC/MS/MS) to deliver an unparalleled level of accurate and extensive data analysis. LC/MS/MS is the new gold standard of analytical toxicology and is an indispensable tool.
The Los Angeles Clippers and The Donald Sterling Foundation is working very closely with TheAUTSPOT to spread a sense of autism awareness in our society. The Clippers basketball team has also been very generous in the past by providing free tickets for children and families in the autism community to see the Clipper play live at The Staples Center.
Sometimes people find causes, other times causes find people, and such is the case with the eight founders of ONEHOPE. These young professionals have turned what started as a personal mission to help out a friend with her fight against cancer into a thriving business which is founded on a very basic, but compelling principle: giving back is good business. ONEHOPE isn’t a charity, but a for-profit enterprise that donates 50% of profits to partner charities through the creation of cause specific varietals of wine. We invite you to read on and learn about this exciting and growing movement.
The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (CARD) is among the world's largest and most experienced organizations effectively treating children with autism and related disorders. Following the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), a treatment for autism that has been thoroughly researched and empirically validated by the scientific community, CARD develops individualized treatment plans.
CARD was established in 1990 by Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, Founder and Executive Director of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Dr. Granpeesheh has dedicated over 25 years to the study and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs).
C.A.R.D. provides a variety of services by developing unique and individualized behavior therapies, including ABA. The goal is to develop a program designed to teach the particular child the functional skills necessary to live an independent and productive life.
The Exercise Connection (EC) is an internationally recognized autism fitness program that is dedicated to improving the health and fitness of individuals with autism spectrum disorders. The EC has been educating parents, educators and professionals about the benefits exercise has on children and adults with autism spectrum disorders in the form of workshops and lectures. The Exercise Connection provides its services to parents, schools, and organizations as well as DVD's and a book to be released in March 2011. The Exercise Connection has been working with the Autspot for the past two years to educate youth and adults about autism and shares in the mission to help the children reach their fullest potential.
This website was designed to educate families with children diagnosed with a developmental disorder about matters pertaining to In Home Support Services (IHSS). The website will also help prepare families for the County IHSS case worker’s initial intake assessment and the annual review. Doing a self assessment will help families calculate how many hours they need, what documentation is necessary to obtain services, and what facts to point out during the assessment.
At Maximum Potential, we are committed to providing the highest quality of support for children with autism. Our autism training program was created to enable parents, professionals and school systems to provide effective and affordable in home/classroom ABA therapy.
The Autism File is a quarterly magazine dealing with all aspects of autism. The Autism File Magazine was founded by Polly Tommey in 1999. Polly Tommey and her husband, Jonathan, had become frustrated by the scarcity of resources and information to support them in caring for their son, Billy, who has autism. They have since committed much of their lives to helping Billy and others like him. Working from a bedroom in their home, Polly Tommey has become one of the primary spokeswomen for autism awareness in the UK.