I am Special Education teacher with student who has autism. How can I learn more about autism or how to best support the student?

The Autism Programs at UNM/CDD offers autism specific school related services including trainings, consultation and conferences including the Summer Institute and the Preschool Institute for school personnel.
For more information about School based services, call (505) 272-1852 or (800) 270-1861.

The Autism Programs at the CDD offers a variety of training throughout the state of New Mexico. The training team is composed of experts in the field of autism. Every year, the training team focuses on a specific region in the state.
For the training calendar, go to The Autism Programs Website or call (800) 270-1861 or (505)2 72-5304.