Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Mind Institute

  • ADEPT (Autism Distance Education Parent Training) Interactive Learning is an interactive, self-paced, online learning module providing parents with tools and training to more effectively teach their child with autism and other related neurodevelopmental disorders. Click here for online parent training modules.

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks is an organization dedicated to promoting solutions for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Their goal is to increase understanding and acceptance of people with autism and advance research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the links below for helpful information:

Mississippi Department of Education

The MS Department of Education has a resource page specifically for Special Education. There you can find information about your district, financial supports, online learning, articles written by parents, and more. Listed below are links to some of these resources.

Financial Resources

Mississippi Statewide Autism Training Initiative provides evidence-based services and supports to individuals with ASD and their families. The staff is made up of dedicated parents of children with disabilities, individuals with disabilities, and professionals who care about the future of all children in Mississippi. See resources are listed below:

Blogs & Other Online Communities

Advocacy Efforts