NIDRR-funded research on Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders

April is Autism Awareness Month and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) has a long history of funding research on autism and autism spectrum disorders.  A search of the NIDRR program database located a total of 29 projects — 9 of which are currently funded.  To learn more about the current projects listed here, click the title for a full abstract as well as links to documents available through our document delivery service.

SEDL’s Vocational Rehabilitation Service Models for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Project Number: H133A080007

Vocational Rehabilitation Service Models for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (VCU ASC Career Links)
Project Number: H133A080027

Examination of the Use of a Spanish Version of the Online and Applied System for Intervention Skills (OASIS) Training Program with Parents of Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
Project Number: H133G110131

Experimental Evaluation of the Online and Applied System for Intervention Skills (OASIS) Training Program Using Video-Conferencing for Parents of Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
Project Number: H133G090136

Do Animations Facilitate Symbol Understanding in Children with Autism?
Project Number: H133G100187

The Effects of a Bicycle Training Intervention on Health, Physical Activity, Sleep, and Community Participation in Youth with Down Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorders
Project Number: H133G090006

Sustainable Implementation of Family-Centered Transition Planning for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Project Number: H133G110158

Using Robotics to Promote Social Cognitive Skills in the Inclusive Classroom
Project Number: H133S100077

Virtual Environment for Social Information Processing (VESIP) Phase II
Project Number: H133S110048

NARIC Information/Media Specialists are available to provide information and resources on Autism as well as perform custom searches and fill document requests related to a variety of disability and rehabilitation topics by phone at 800/346-2742, email at naricinfo@heitechservices.com, and via our online chat.

 

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Media Specialist for the National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC) funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) through Administration for Community Living (ACL) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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