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The Ohio State University & OSU Medical Center

Other Organizations

Autism Society of Ohio

Autism Society – Central Ohio Chapter

Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council
The Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council (ODDC) is a planning and advocacy body committed to community inclusion for people with developmental disabilities.

NetWellness – Consumer Health Information
A non-profit organization that provides the highest quality health information and education services on-line. This resources is created by experts at the Ohio State University, University of Cincinnati, and Case Western Reserve University.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Clinical Trials Search Page
Search or browse national database for studies by condition, location, treatment, sponsor or funding organization (example: autism, Columbus, Ohio). Learn about the purposes and practices of clinical trials in general.

First Signs®
Educating parents, physicians, and other professionals who work with young children about the early warning signs of developmental disorders, including autism. First Signs® hopes to raise the index of suspicion about these most important and often overlooked aspects of development.
Obtain useful information and online support for behavioral, oppositional, and disruptive disorders. Additional information on learning disabilities and ADHD can be found here.

CHADD (Children & Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
With over 200 affiliates nationwide, CHADD is a non-profit organization serving individuals with ADHD. Through collaborative leadership, advocacy, research, education and support, CHADD provides science-based information about ADHD to parents, educators, professionals, the media and the general public. Click here for the main CHADD web page or here for the local chapter in Columbus, OH.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

Autism Speaks
Autism Speaks has grown into the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.

Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI)
Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI) serves families, educators, and professionals working with students with autism and low-incidence disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairments, other health impairments, and traumatic brain injuries.

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities