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Learn the signs. Act early. - Improving early identification of ASDs through improved parental awareness of developmental milestones  

Learn the Signs. Act Early. program aims to improve early identification of children with autism and other developmental disabilities so children and families can get the services and support they need as early as possible. The new "Autism Case Training: A Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics Curriculum." includes seven case-based modules designed for group discussion: early signs, screening, diagnosis, early intervention, treatment, anticipatory guidance, and effective communication of screening results. Project Status
ONGOING

2010

Funder Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Fiscal Year Funding $2,302,400.00
Current Award Period 2003 - ongoing
Project Number Multiple Contracts and Cooperative Agreements
Principal Investigator Wolf, Rebecca
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services? (Services)
Subcategory Practitioner Training
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 5LA. Test four methods to improve dissemination, implementation, and sustainability of evidence-based interventions, services, and supports in diverse community settings by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $7,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
State/Country Georgia
Web Link 1 Learn the signs. Act early. - Improving early identification of ASDs through improved parental awareness of developmental milestones (External web link)
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