Newly Diagnosed with Autism

dawnkelseywebA diagnosis of autism is overwhelming and comes with a flood of difficult questions and even harder answers. AuSM has been providing newly diagnosed families and individuals a soft place to land – a place to learn, access services, and develop skills for navigating what may now seem like foreign emotions and information. You are taking the first steps of what will likely be the most all-encompassing journey of your life. We are here to help: You are AuSM and you are not alone.

Information and Resources

Trying to figure out which service and support options fit the needs of your child or for you is not an easy task. Autism is a complex condition and navigating hundreds of systems for resources can be daunting. AuSM's Information and Referral team is available to listen, help and sort through options. Our Information and Referral team can help connect you to the many effective programs, therapists, services and support agencies.

Get in touch with our Information and Resources team by e-mailing  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or calling 651.647.1083. AuSM's Information and Resources team will respond to your request as soon as possible.

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