SPARK at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and USC Early Social Development Lab have partnered together to put on an Autism Research and Resource Fair! This free event will include research study opportunities (available from 9am-1pm) for children with ASD and their families, toilet training, communication, and social skills workshops, and tables from local
Yue Yu, a researcher at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) is conducting a survey on the well-being of caregivers of individuals with ASD. The survey may be accessed here or by scanning the QR code in the flyer below. The study is particularly interested in Black/African American caregivers. Participants who complete the survey will receive
SPARK for Autism at the Medical University of South Carolina is collecting saliva as a source of DNA from thousands of individuals with autism and their families as a part of the nation’s largest genetic autism study. The goal of this study is to transform our understanding of autism and help improve the lives of
Project Rex Hangouts will be taking place every third Friday of the month beginning Friday February 16th, 2018 from 6:00PM – 7:15PM. The Hangout will be held at: MUSC Institute of Psychiatry 5 South, 67 President Street Charleston, SC 29425 Hangouts are a place where participants can come in and socialize, as well as play
Imagine a world in which we knew more about how autism works. Imagine a world in which families, parents, and professionals were empowered us to support individuals on the spectrum to live into their full potential. That would be amazing, wouldn’t it? You can help make a difference in getting us closer to that world
Thank you to everyone who came to our Halloween Hangout last week; we welcomed 30 (!) teens and young adults for the free event at MUSC. As you can see from the pictures below, our participants rocked some fantastic costumes and a great time was had by all.
Want to contribute to national autism research and receive a $50 gift card for your participation? Here’s your chance! Join us for the SPARK for Autism Collection Event in partnership with Synergy Supportive Services, LLC on Saturday, September 30th at MUSC After Hours Care in North Charleston. For details, watch Dr. Gwynette’s personalized SPARK for
You’re invited to the SPARK for Autism Collection Event in partnership with Synergy Supportive Services on Saturday, September 30th at MUSC After Hours Care in North Charleston!
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.