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Webcast #5 – A Different World Awaits: Re-Entry Considerations Post Quarantine

The Autism Programs is proud to present our latest Webcast: Autism Office Hours, which addresses inquiries from various communities in ...
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Webcast #4 – Social Distancing: What does it mean for Navajo families?

The Autism Programs is proud to present our latest Webcast: Autism Office Hours, which specifically addresses inquiries from our Native ...
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Subscribe to Podcast

By subscribing to this podcast, you will automatically receive the latest episodes downloaded to your computer or portable device. Select ...
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Meeting Community Needs Through Public Policy – Resources

Diagnosis: The Autism Spectrum Evaluation Clinic at the CDD Services: Department of Health – Family Infant Toddler Program Public Education ...
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The Inside View: Meeting Community Needs Through Public Policy

Presenters: Elisheva Levin and NM State Representative Liz Thomson Host: Lauriann King Length: 26:45 Elisheva Levin speaks with New Mexico ...
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Webcast #3 – Estrés, servicios y rutinas nuevas…cómo las hago?

Jayme Swalby, facilitadora y sus invitadas, Sylvia Sarmiento, Patóloga en habla y lenguaje, Brittany Corllet, Trabajadora Social y Teresa Campos, ...
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Webcast #2 – Resources

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus (for older children) COVIBOOK: PDF on COVID19 that you can print out ...
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Webcast #2 – Decreasing Stress While Living With Autism and Social Distancing

Facilitator Jayme Swalby and her guests, Dr. Mary Beth Graham, Dr. Michelle Iemolo, Dr. Seema Jacobs and Occupational Therapist, Kristen ...
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Webcast #1 – PART B – Wait, I’m Not a Therapist! Balancing Telehealth Services and Home Life

Presenters Jayme Swalby, Gay Finlayson and Lisa Kalberg focus on the many challenges faced while balancing working at home and ...
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Webcast #1 – PART A – Wait, I’m Not a Therapist! Balancing Telehealth Services and Home Life

Presenters Jayme Swalby, Gay Finlayson and Lisa Kalberg focus on the many challenges faced while balancing working at home and ...
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Webcasts: Autism Office Hours

Questions and autism often go hand in hand; Just when you think you’ve got it, something changes. This online Q ...
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The Inside View: Criando y Ensenando a Ser Independiente

Presentadoras: Sylvia Sarmiento and Teresa Campos Escuchen por ideas prácticas, basadas en la evidencia que son recomendadas para nuestras familias ...
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Criando y Ensenando a Ser Independiente: Recursos

The Center for Development and Disability Autism Programs https://www.autismspeaks.org/espanol Family Resources www.hanen.org ...
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The Inside View: Post-Secondary Opportunities

Presenters - Katie Stone and Daniel Eckman Host - Lauriann King Length - 28:44 In this podcast, Katie Stone and ...
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Post-Secondary Opportunities: Resources

College: UNM Accessibility Resource Center NMSU Student Accessibility Services WNMU Student Accessibility Services NMHU Student Accessibility Services ENMU – Main ...
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The Inside View: The Importance of Accessing the Community

Presenters: Kristina Martinez, Rhea Riley, and Lauriann King Host: Lauriann King Length- 18:18 Kristina Martinez talks with Rhea Riley and ...
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Accessing the Community: Resources & References

Resources for Accessing the Community Americans with Disabilities Act Autism Family and Provider Resource Team Elevate the Spectrum Vanderbuilt Kennedy ...
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Communication Tips in the Community: Podcast Resources

Beytein, A. (2011). Autism every day: Over 150 strategies lived and learned by a professional autism consultant with 3 sons ...
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The Inside View: Communication Tips in the Community

Presenters: Marci Laurel and Jayme Swalby Host: Lauriann King Length- 20:43 mins Jayme Swalby talks with Marci Laurel about ways ...
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The Importance of Family: Podcast Resources

Family and Provider Resource Team can provide resources and information including the Autism + Program and Partners in Policymaking. www.aps.eduhttps://parentsreachingout.org/www.autismspeaks.orghttps://nmautismsociety.orgwww.autism-society.org ...
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The Inside View: The Importance of Family

Presenters: Lisa Kalburg, Amy Rodriguez Host: Lauriann King Length- 13:17 mins In this episode we'll discuss the variety of ways ...
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Protected: Systematic Instruction

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The Inside View Podcast Series

The mission of the Center for Development and Disability is the full inclusion of people with disabilities and their families ...
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Resources For Establishing Healthy Routines Podcast

Parent perspective on routinesVideo with other informationKashinath, Shubha, Juliann Woods, and Howard Goldstein. "Enhancing generalized teaching strategy use in daily ...
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The Inside View: Establishing Healthy Routines

Length- 26:46 mins Children learn and develop in the context of their family and their family routines. Children with an ...
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Como Sobrellevar el Diagnóstico de Autismo

Soy mamá de 5 hijos (4 hombres y 1 mujer). Y los 3 hijos menores han sido diagnosticados con Trastorno ...
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Autism Brief – Teaching First “Words”

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Autism Brief – Visual Supports for Children with ASD

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Autism Brief – Apoyos Visuales para Niños con TEA

Ver o descargar "Apoyos Visuales para Niños con TEA" aquí ...
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Autism Brief – Enseñar las Primeras “Palabras”

Ver o descargar "Enseñar las Primeras 'Palabras'" aquí ...
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Autism Briefs

Autism Brief – Preparación para el Entrenamiento para Usar el Baño

Ver o descargar "Preparación para el Entrenamiento para Usar el Baño" aquí ...
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Autism Brief – Getting Ready for Toilet Training

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Autism Brief – Indicadores tempranos de autismo (señales de alerta de TEA) en bebés y niños pequeños

Ver o descargar "Indicadores tempranos de autismo (señales de alerta de TEA) en bebés y niños pequeños" aquí ...
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Autism Brief – Securing ASD Specific Health Care Services for Children In New Mexico

View and download "Securing ASD Specific Health Care Services for Children In New Mexico" here ...
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Autism Brief – Consideraciones para el IEP de estudiantes con trastorno del espectro autista

Ver o descargar "Consideraciones para el IEP de estudiantes con trastorno del espectro autista" aquí ...
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Autism Brief – My Self Through Film

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Autism Brief – Tips for Early Intervention Providers to talk about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Concerns with Families of Young Children

View or download "Tips for Early Intervention Providers to talk about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Concerns with Families of Young ...
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Online Training

Online Trainings that are not archived are routinely reviewed by Autism Programs’ faculty and staff to ensure that current, evidenced ...
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Autism Brief – Meaningful Community Participation for Young Children with ASD

View or download "Meaningful Community Participation for Young Children with ASD" here ...
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Autism Brief – Strategies for Effective Teaming for Students with ASD

View or download "Strategies for Effective Teaming for Students with ASD" here ...
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Autism Brief – Educational Priorities for Students with ASD

View or download "Educational Priorities Students with ASD" here ...
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/ 5-18, Adult with Autism, advocacy, blog, blog post

Advocacy; An Important Matter to Me

By Amelia Dickey My name is Amelia Dickey. I have been a disability advocate for several years. I attended the ...
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Barreras Que Enfrentan Las Familias Hispanas Cuando Reciben Un Diagnostico De Autismo

Autor: Carmengloria Schlachter – Family Specialist – Autism Programs – Center for Development and Disability – University of New Mexico ...
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A Great Autism Resource You May Not Know About!

Co-authored by Jeanne Favret, Kyle Henderson, Phyllis Shingle, and Winton Wood. Have you ever needed information or resources regarding a ...
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Putting Yourself in the Best Possible Light

by Erik Feigum Everywhere you go and everywhere you look, people are both consciously and unconsciously making a first impression ...
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Training for Educators

Webinars and E-courses are routinely reviewed by Autism Programs’ faculty and staff to insure that current, evidenced based information is ...
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Let’s Start at the Beginning

Written by Carita Gould Hi! My name is Carita Gould. I have a couple of things to tell you, but ...
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Vea o pida materiales

Herramientas para el seguimiento de los indicadores del desarrollo Libros para niños Consejos para cuando hay una preocupación sobre el ...
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Autism+ Communities

The Autism+ Program is dedicated to making our communities more accessible for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other ...
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Autism Plus

Jordan DeBrine MA, BCBA, Melissa Wintz-Dykstra MS, & Lisa Kalberg MA, LPCC The University of New Mexico’s Center for Development ...
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Information Network

CDD Information Network Website ...
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Spanish Bilingual

Hi, we are the Sylvias! The  one on the left is Sylvia Sarmiento, a speech and language pathologist and the ...
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Online Training

Online Trainings are routinely reviewed by Autism Programs’ faculty and staff to insure that current, evidenced based information is presented ...
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Hiring an ABA provider

Patrick Blevins MA, BCBA & Melissa Wintz-Dykstra MS Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is the application of the science of behaviorism ...
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Autism Brief – Supporting Social Development for Individuals with ASD

Kathleen Mo Taylor, OTR/L, Marci Laurel CCC-SLP Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Programs Division Download the full PDF version of ...
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Autism Brief – Early Indicators of Autism (Red Flags for ASD) in Infants and Toddlers

Maryann Trott MA, BCBA Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Division Download a printable version of this post here. One of ...
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About

The New Mexico Autism Portal has been developed under a contract with the New Mexico Department Health – with funds ...
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ASD Diagnosis – For Children 0 – 3 Years Old

Where to Get an Evaluation for Children under 3 years old Early Indicators of Autism (Red Flags for ASD) in ...
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Getting a Diagnosis for Adults with ASD

How-is-Autism-Diagnosed About Autism Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Where to get evaluation, individuals ...
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After Diagnosis Next Steps for Adults with ASD

Why Was Myself or My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? 100 Day Kit (version for adults) ...
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Treatment Options for Adults with ASD

What is effective? Medical and Behavioral Treatments for ASD For more guidance about what interventions would be effective for your ...
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Next Steps for Children 3 – 18 Years Old Diagnosed with ASD

Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Education vs Medical Eligibility 100 Day Kit Family ...
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Next Step Information for Families with Children 5 – 18 Years Old

About Autism Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Educational vs Medical Eligibility 100 Day ...
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Folletos Informativos y Educacionales

Recursos en EspañolPreparación para el entrenamiento para usar el bañoEnseñar las Primeras “Palabras”Apoyos visuales para niños con ASD Contacte al ...
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Archived Webinars – Other Topics

Archived webinars are for reference and some information might be outdated. Webinars include: "Using Alternative Communication to Promote Meaningful Language ...
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Archived Webinars – Screening & Diagnosis

Archived webinars are for reference and some information might be outdated. Webinars include: "Overview of DSM-5: Autism Spectrum Disorder" ...
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Archived Webinars – Lifespan

Archived webinars are for reference and some information might be outdated. Webinars include: "Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers", "Resources ...
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Archived Webinars – Early Childhood to School Aged

Archived webinars are for reference and some information might be outdated. Webinars include: "Active Social Engagement for Young Children with ...
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eCourses

The Autism Programs now offers online E-Courses that you may take at any time to gain more knowledge regarding topics ...
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Career & Educational Opportunities

Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program The University of New Mexico Center for Development and Disability (CDD) offers Clinical Child Psychology postdoctoral ...
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How can I find out about possible summer activities available for my child?

The Recreational Program at the Autism Programs can offer fun community activities that provide inclusive social-recreational programs for adolescents and ...
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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 ...
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My child was recently diagnosed with autism and I want to know how I can learn more about what autism is.

The Autism Programs at the Center for Development and Disability offers a variety of training throughout the state of New ...
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Mi hijo tiene autismo, donde puedo encontrar información en español sobre autismo?

Información telefónica que abarca todo el estado; para familias, personas con Trastorno del Espectro de Autismo (TEA), y proveedores en ...
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How can I connect with other parents who have children with ASD?

The New Mexico Autism Society offers many activities and events that allow parents and families of children with ASD to ...
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How can I support my child during an IEP and what are the 11 considerations?

Q: Where can I find out more information about an IEP or how to advocate for my child? A: Parents ...
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How do I know what services would be best for my child?

When you are trying to determine what services are best for your child, you might consider the following: Q: What ...
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What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) refers to a group of disorders that are characterized by difficulties in social communication and restricted ...
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Dental Guide for Dental Professionals

Dental Information Guide for Dental Professionals Dental Care for Individuals with Autism ...
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Dental Guide for Autism Providers

Dental Guide for Autism Providers Dental Care for Individuals with Autism ...
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Dental Guide for Families and Caregivers

Dental Guide for Families and Caregivers Dental Care for Individuals with Autism ...
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Resources for Adults with ASD

Autism Programs Family and Provider Resources Team Services Animal Information Network Library A Guide for Military Families Cap or the ...
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Employment Information for Adults with ASD

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Partners for Employment Autism Speak Employment Tool Kit Self-Funded Employer Tool Kit ...
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Guardianship

Guardianship-Developmental Disabilities Planning Council Guardianship-Arc of NM ...
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Self Advocacy

Center for Self Advocacy People First Arc of New Mexico Partners in Policymaking Autism Speaks Advocacy Tool Kit ...
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Individual and Family Support

Center for Self Advocacy New Mexico Autism Society Parents Reaching Out Family Support Took Kit ...
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Education Information for Adults with ASD

Education about Transition Transition Age - News, Blog, Resources, Tool kits Parents Reaching Out forward at 14 Autism Speak Transition ...
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Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis for Adults

How-is-Autism-Diagnosed About Autism Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Where to get evaluation, individuals ...
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Resources for Families with Children 5 – 18 Years Old

Autism Programs Family and Provider Resources Team Services Animal Information Network Library A Guide for Military Families Cap or the ...
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How is Autism Diagnosed?

Mary Boehm, MA, CCC-SLP Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Programs Division Download the printable brief version of this post here ...
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Family Supports for Families with Children 5 – 18 Years Old

New Mexico Autism Society Parents Reaching Out Family Support Tool Kit CDD Autism Programs Family and Provider Resources Team ...
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Education Resources for Families with Children 5 -18 Years Old

What is an IEP? Developing Quality IEPs 11 Considerations for Autism at IEP IEP committees must review the 11 considerations ...
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ASD Diagnosis for Children 5 – 18 Years Old

How-is-Autism-Diagnosed About Autism Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Where to get an Evaluation ...
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Family Support Resources for Families with Children 3 – 5 Years Old

CDD Autism Programs Family and Provider Resources Team New Mexico Autism Society Parents Reaching Out Family Support Tool Kit ...
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Public School Information

Knowing what the schools are required to provide, what families can ask the schools to do and/or expect from the ...
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Español (próximamente)

Mensaje Importante, por favor comparta. La legislatura de Nuevo México ha provisto fondos adicionales al Departamento de la Salud (DOH) ...
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Treatment for Children with ASD 3 – 18 Years Old

What is effective? Medical and Behavioral Treatments for ASD For more guidance about what interventions would be effective for your ...
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ASD Diagnosis – For Children 3 – 5 Years Old

How is Autism Diagnosed? About Autism Why Was My Child Diagnosed with Autism? And What Does It Mean? Where to ...
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Resources for Families with Children 0 – 3 Years Old

Autism Programs Family and Provider Resources Team Early Childhood Learning Network (ECLN) Services Animal Information Network Library A Guide for ...
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Insurance

Diagnostic and treatment services for children with ASD are generally available in New Mexico, and are funded by private insurance, ...
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DD Waiver

What is a DD Waiver? This waiver program helps eligible New Mexicans live in their homes and communities by allowing ...
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Medicaid

What is New Mexico Centennial Care? Centennial Care is the name of the New Mexico Medicaid program. Most people who ...
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Supplementary Security Income

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal program that provides financial support for low income individuals with disabilities. If the ...
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Income Support Programs

New Mexico Program Divisions New Mexico Human Services Department New Mexico Department of Health Developmental Disabilities Supports Division (DDSD) Centers ...
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Support for Families with Children 0 – 3 Years Old

Early Childhood Learning Network (ECLN) New Mexico Autism Society Parents Reaching Out Family Support Tool Kit Key Principles of Early ...
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Transitioning to Preschool (Childfind)

Although we often think of Child Find as a provision for preschool education for students with disabilities, it includes all ...
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Blog Posts

From the CDD Autism and other Developmental Disabilities Programs Division ...
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Family, Infant, & Toddler Program

Family Infant Toddler Program (FIT) The FIT Program is a statewide program that provides early intervention services to infants, toddlers ...
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Where to get evaluation, children ages 0 to 3?

Children with ASD under 3 years old 100 Day Kit Key Principles of Early Intervention ...
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The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

IDEA is a federal law that requires schools to serve the educational needs of eligible students with disabilities. Early Intervention ...
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Treatment Options – 0 to 3 years old

For more guidance about what interventions would be effective for your child with ASD, you might consider the following: What ...
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