Save the date for the first annual SC Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (SCAND) Research Symposium! It’s happening Monday, October 9, 2017 at the USC Alumni Center in Columbia, SC from 8:30am – 5:00pm.
*Note: the Impact Survey is now closed. Thanks to everyone who participated! Members of the Autism Community, Kim Hollingsworth Taylor (an autism parent and the Clearly Present Founder and CEO) invites you to complete a quick, 10 minute ASD Impact Survey to help researchers by Wednesday, June 28.
You’re invited to join SPARK, a free genetics study with a simple mission: to speed up research and advance understanding of autism. A SPARK event is happening at Carolina Speech and Language Center this weekend; see you there! Where: Carolina Speech and Language Center, 221 Stallsville Loop, Summerville, SC Date: Saturday, June 24th, 2017 Time:
Are you an adult with autism and depression? If so, you can receive powerful, state-of-the-art treatment that may help alleviate your symptoms. We are currently recruiting adults ages 18-65 who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as Depression for a research study at MUSC. The purpose of this study is to investigate
Be part of the nation’s largest study on brain development and child health! The Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study is following 11,500 kids across the US for 10 years, and MUSC is participating with Dr. Kevin Gray and Dr. Lindsay Squeglia serving as MUSC Principal Investigators.
We still have room for a few more teenagers with autism ages 12-17 in our new LENS “Learning Enhancement through Neurostimulation” study! This study will examine whether brain stimulation paired with social skills learning can help teenagers with autism learn how to make and keep friends. (Brain stimulation can enhance learning in some people.) This study
Hot off the presses: Project Rex members have published a study in the Journal of Medical Internet Research – Mental Health titled Social Skills Training for Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Facebook (Project Rex Connect): A Survey Study. The study objective was to assess the feasibility and clinical impact of using Facebook in combination
Wouldn’t it be great if your teen could improve his or her social skills, make friends, and get paid at the same time? It’s possible! Project Rex is now welcoming teenagers with autism ages 12-17 to participate in the LENS “Learning Enhancement through Neurostimulation” study. This study will examine whether brain stimulation paired with social
We are currently recruiting adults ages 18-65 who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as Depression for a research study at MUSC. The purpose of this study is to investigate new possibilities for treatment for symptoms of both autism and depression.