Definition: A child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a child with a developmental disability significantly affecting verbal and non-verbal social communication and social interaction, generally evidenced by the age of three. Other characteristics often associated with ASD are engagement in repetitive activities and stereotyped movements, resistance to environmental changes or changes in daily routines, and unusual responses to sensory experiences.
- Fast Fact: Autism Spectrum Disorders - Revision Coming Soon
- Autism Resources (PDF)
- Autism Program Quality Indicators, Revised March 2013
- Un Resumen del proceso de Education Especial
April is Autism Awareness Month
Professional Development Opportunities
Please note that these training workshops are reserved first for Colorado School District and Administrative Unit personnel who work directly with children with autism spectrum disorders and parents of those children. All other reservations have been added to the waiting list and you will be notified at the registration deadline if there are open spaces.
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Colorado Model Autism and Significant Support Needs Programs (COMASP)
Questions about the COMASP Project for Autism Spectrum Disorders? Please contact Brooke Carson at (303) 866-6691 or via email at email@example.com
For more information about services for students with Autism in Colorado, please contact:
Phone: (303) 866-6707
Phone: (303) 866-6691
Shannon Pfeiffer, Program Support Assistant
Phone: (303) 866-6969