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Board of Directors

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR David Celiberti, PhD, BCBA-D is the part time Executive Director of ASAT and Past-President, a role he served from 2006 and 2012. He is the Co-Editor of ASAT’s newsletter, Science in Autism Treatment... Read more He received his PhD in clinical psychology from Rutgers University in 1993. Dr. Celiberti has served on a number...

Resources for Parents

Peggy Halliday, MEd, BCBA The following websites include milestones’ checklists, booklets, and a wealth of other helpful information. The contributions have been offered by parent groups as well as professional, medical, scientific, and legal and/or advocacy organizations which are available to meet the needs of families. American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) The AAP is an…

ASAT Responds to CNN’s “Helping patients with autism navigate the stressful ER”

Dear Ms. Luthra, On behalf of the Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT), we would like to thank you for your informative news article, “Helping patients with autism navigate the stressful ER” (CNN February 29, 2016).  Your story highlighted many concerns of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their caregivers when seeking treatment…

Autism Treatment Reviews for Physicians

Written by Peggy Halliday, MEd, BCBA Zachary Houston, MS, BCBA Elisabeth Kinney, MS, BCBA & Scott M. Myers, MD Although screening and early recognition of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are important, the role of the primary healthcare provider does not end with diagnosis. Management responsibilities after the diagnosis of ASDs include providing high quality medical…

ASAT Responds to HealthDay.com’s “FDA Warns Against Bogus Autism Treatments”

Dear Mr. Preidt, As board members for the Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT), we would like to commend you for your informative article entitled, “FDA Warns Against Bogus Autism Treatments,” published in HealthDay News (April 25, 2014). Your story brings attention to an important U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning: companies making…

Donors

In addition to our entire board of directors, we acknowledge the following 2017 donors. Without their support, our important work could not be carried out. Benefactors $1,000 – $1,999 Peter and Karen Young Kathryn Dobel Eric Lane Alliance $500 – $999 Phyllis Freidt (In honor of Peggy Halliday) Sara Stojkvic Ali and Bernie Webb Patron $100 – $499…

Teaching an 18-Month-Old with Autism

I am a behavior analyst working with an 18-month-old recently diagnosed with autism. Do you have any suggestions on how to work with such a young client? Answered by Peggy Halliday, MEd, BCBA, Virginia Institute of Autism and Tristram Smith, PhD, University of Rochester Medical Center By now most of us have become familiar with…

Discussing Concerns with Family Members

I am concerned that my grandson may have signs of autism, but I am uncomfortable bringing this up with my son and daughter-in-law. Do you have any suggestions about how best to approach them? Answered by Peggy Halliday, MEd, BCBA (Virginia Institute of Autism) and David Celiberti, PhD, BCBA-D (President, Association for Science in Autism…

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