Michigan

List of State Resources - Michigan

NameDescription
Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout life, to the needs of people with autism and their families.
Autism Society of MichiganThis is the autistic society of Michigan here they offer a variety of contacts and directions to offer support on autistic disorder.
Autism Awareness, education and ResourcesThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services established the Michigan Autism Program in 2013 as part of the Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Administration to support the: Medicaid coverage of Behavioral Health Treatment, including Applied Behavior Analysis, services to individuals with autism spectrum disorder.
Autism Alliance of MichiganOffers to make Michigan a better place to live for people with autism and their families. Impact on families, communities and service provides great support for all people with autistic disorder.
Acorn HealthHere he has joined autism therapy is advancing, offering new expectations and hope for these autistic generations, directing very good programs to do therapies that can offer better results in young people suffering from autistic disorder.
Bridges 4 kidsA community to provide a circle of support for all children from birth through adulthood with a special focus on those who have disabilities, special needs, or are at risk. "Support is offered for many different conditions including Asperger's and Autistic Disorder
Centria HealthcareHere good therapy is offered for children diagnosed with autism, it is a very comprehensive support program, it can be a very good meeting option for autistic children.
Hope NetworkHere they help discover autism in young children, aged 16 to 30 months should receive a more comprehensive evaluation for early signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or developmental delay.
The play projectAll parents will be supported in developing a joyous relationship with their children with autism spectrum disorders in a way that will help each child reach his/her full potential.
Autism support Resource CenterThe Autism Resource and Support Center was dedicated to creating community support and awareness, offering support to autistic people and generating awareness in people about this disorder.
Early on MichiganThis program helps early intervention is the best hope for your child's future, as improving the basic behavioral symptoms of autism will provide your child, and the rest of the family, with several important benefits.
Spectrum Autism CenterHere they offer individual behavioral therapy based on the principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. The ABA approach includes specialized instruction in the areas of communication, behavior, cognition, adaptive skills, socialization, and play skills. The ABA approach is individualized for each child based on her initial assessment needs. This program is designed for children between 18 months and 18 years old
Autism awareness. Education and resources
Department health and human services
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services provides a series of informational resources for parents to learn and obtain early intervention services for their children.
Michigan alliance for families. Information Support and EducationIs a state resource to connect families of children with disabilities with resources to help improve their children's education. We help facilitate parental involvement to improve educational services and outcomes for students with disabilities.
C.S. Mott Children´s Hospital.
University Michigan Heath
The University of Michigan and U-M CS Mott Children's Hospital offer a wide range of family-centered services to meet your child's specific educational and developmental needs.
National institute of mental healthThe National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the primary federal agency for research on mental disorders. NIMH is one of the 27 Institutes and Centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH). On their website they provide an informational document about autism spectrum disorder, as well as its signs, symptoms, causes, risk factors, and more.
Early autism servicesThey provide ABA therapy services to diverse communities around the world, their services include home and center-based ABA therapy, occupational, speech and language therapy, telehealth services, social skills groups, teens, and free apprenticeships. They have a highly qualified and certified staff.
Michigan - Applied ABCApplied ABC provides ABA and autism therapy services for individuals with autism. Applied Behavioral Counseling provides behavioral therapy in the home. The organization offers evaluations, treatment plan, behavior analyst, parenting trainings and much more.
Autism Learning PartnersProvides services to children with autism and other developmental disabilities including center-based, home-based ABA therapy, early intervention, diagnostic services, social skills program, parent involvement and training, speech, occupational and physical therapy , telehealth services, comprehensive ABA therapy, and focused ABA therapy.
The Center for Self-DeterminationIt is a non-profit organization, which operates as the leading source of information, training, and technical assistance on self-determination in the United States and other countries. The Center is dedicated to working within the public and private sectors to transfer power and authority over resources directly to people with disabilities, families, and allies.
Islands of BrillianceIslands of Brilliance (IOB) is a non-profit organization that provides unique learning and social engagement opportunities for neurodiverse students through a person-centered approach that allows individual interests and abilities to flourish.
MerakeyMerakey is a nonprofit organization that provides ongoing care for people with autism throughout their lives by offering education and therapy services to help children, adolescents, and young adults. Applied behavior analysis is integrated into all autism programs to teach basic skills and maximize communication.

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Disclaimer: The resources posted on Ability Life Solutions are meant solely as suggestions and should not be construed as child-specific advice. The Center For Autism and Related Disorders recommends working with a board-certified behavior analyst (BCBA) who has experience with autism before starting any intensive behavioral intervention. Any choices you make in determining your child’s treatment are completely at your own discretion.

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