Pervasive Developmental Disorders

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association(ASHA)

Professional, scientific, and credentialing association for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists. Offers public information about a wide range of speech, language, and hearing disabilities in both children and adults.

Website

https://www.asha.org

Phone

301-296-8700; 800-638-8255

Address

2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville,
MD 20850

Autism National Committee (AUTCOM)

Works to protect and advance the human rights and civil rights of all persons with autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, and related differences of communication and behavior.

Website

http://autcom.org

Phone

Address

3 Bedford Green
South Burlington,
VT 05403

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Conducts research and disseminates research-based information on the cause, prevention, and treatment of autism and related disorders.

Website

https://www.autism.com/

Phone

619-281-7165; 833-281-7165

Address

4182 Adams Avenue
San Diego,
CA 92116

MAAP Autism Spectrum Coalition

Provides information, advice, and networking to families of more advanced individuals affected by the autism spectrum, including autism, Asperger syndrome, and pervasive developmental disorder. Publishes a quarterly newsletter.

Website

http://www.aspergersyndrome.org/

Phone

Address

P.O. Box 524
Crown Point,
IN 46308

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

Website

http://www.nichcy.org

Phone

800-695-0285; 202-884-8200

Address

U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Special Education Programs
1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 700
Washington,
DC 20009

National Institute of Child Health and Human Information Resource Center

Website

http://www.nichd.nih.gov

Phone

800-370-2943; 888-320-6942 (TTY)

Address

P.O. Box 3006
Rockville,
MD 20847

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Website

http://www.nimh.nih.gov

Phone

301-443-4513; 866-615-6464; 866-415-8051 (TTY)

Address

National Institutes of Health, DHHS
6001 Executive Blvd. Rm. 8184, MSC 9663
Bethesda,
MD 20892-9663

National Institute on Deafness and OtherCommunication Disorders Information Clearinghouse

Website

http://www.nidcd.nih.gov

Phone

800-241-1044; 800-241-1055 (TTY)

Address

1 Communication Avenue
Bethesda,
MD 20892-3456