The expertise of UMass Medical School faculty and staff in the area of behavior analysis and the role it plays in helping children with disabilities was featured at the Association for Behavior Analysis International’s (ABAI) Second Education Conference in Chicago.
Real life. Real learning.
Finding the right placement for a child with autism is a lifelong process that parents struggle with — but you're not alone! Read about Maura's experience bringing her son to his first day of preschool, and how she copes with the process of helping him fit in. "Fitting in is not always easy for children with autism, but every child deserves that chance!"
Heartfelt emotion paired with evidence-based science.
UDiscovering offers online training tools and services to help families of children with autism, and professionals working in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our training tools are developed by the University of Massachusetts Medical School's Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, which is nationally and internationally recognized for its research, education, and public service on behalf of individuals with disabilities. UMass Medical School’s development team includes national experts in the fields of autism, applied behavior analysis, psychological sciences, and instructional technology all working together, with NIH grant support, to develop these innovative products.