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The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), LLC, is the world’s largest and most experienced organization effectively treating individuals affected by autism spectrum disorder using the principles and procedures of applied behavior analysis. CARD has treated thousands of individuals since opening its first location in 1990 and has seen measurable success with each and every individual.

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2019


Center for Autism and Related Disorders Expands Autism Treatment with No Waiting List to Six New Communities – Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) announces six new locations, joining more than 200 other centers across the nation.

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Alexandria Academy Highlights Generosity of D|Watts Construction Company – Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) Alexandria Academy is grateful to D|Watts for its kindness in brightening students’ holiday season.

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Featured in New Documentary About Autism Resources in New York City – Eurydice Roman’s film Au Type Documentary highlights CARD as a premier source for behavioral health treatment and for its efforts to increase autism awareness.

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Seven New Autism Treatment Centers with No Waiting Lists – Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) announces seven new locations, joining more than 230 other centers across the nation.

2018


Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Multiple Treatment Centers Offering Services with No Waiting List – Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) announces the opening of a new treatment center November 08, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Announces No Waiting List for New Location in Northridge, CA – CARD serves individuals of all ages affected by autism spectrum disorder at over 200 locations throughout the United States July 12, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Reacts to CDC Announcement of 15% Increase in Autism Rate – The new prevalence rate highlights the need for access to quality services and supports April 27, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Sponsors Central Park North Stars Special Hockey Team for 2018-2019 Season – For the second consecutive season, Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) will sponsor the Central Park North Stars December 12, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders and Autism Speaks Team with the New York Mets for Autism Awareness Day – As part of a larger campaign for Autism Awareness Month, CARD and Autism Speaks join the MLB’s New York Mets for a special game benefitting the autism community April 12, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens First Adult Center of Excellence – Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) has opened its first CARD Adult Center of Excellence (ACE) November 21, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Six New Treatment Centers – CARD now has over 190 centers across the nation providing services based on the CARD Model to families affected by autism April 25, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders to Hold Open House for New Columbia Location – Joining over 190 other centers, Columbia is the latest CARD office to provide treatment for individuals with autism April 11, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders’ Announces Year-Round Autism Awareness Events and Training – CARD wrapped up Autism Awareness Month with a series of community events that will continue throughout the year June 06, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Hosts Sensory Friendly Event at Children’s Museum of Green Bay – CARD and The Children’s Museum welcome children of the autism community April 12, 2018

Center for Autism and Related Disorders and Dynamic Kids Explore the Balance between Play and Technology in the Autism Community – CARD Hartsdale’s Regional Parent Roundtable collaborated with executive director of
Dynamic Kids Robbie Levy July 02, 2018

New Center Opening Update January – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Eight New Treatment Centers Across Nation January 05, 2018

Center for Autism Announces Grand Opening of Centers with No Waiting List – Nine New Treatment Centers with No Waiting List

CARD – 8 new treatment centers across the nation – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Eight New Treatment Centers Across Nation

CARD CalABA 36th Annual Western Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis – CARD Announces Schedule of Events at CalABA 36th Annual Western Regional Conference on Behavior Analysis

CARD donates thousands of treatment hours to individuals with ASD – CARD Donates Thousands of Treatment Hours to Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder

2017


3rd Annual Sensitive Santa – Autism Live and We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym Host 3rd Annual Sensitive Santa Holiday Event November 30, 2017

CARD Opens 170th Center – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Seven New Treatment Centers November 13, 2017

CARD’s Public Policy Director Acknowledged by Autism Speaks – Center for Autism and Related Disorders’ Public Policy Director Honored by Autism Speaks for Advocacy Efforts November 02, 2017

GO! Kids’ Gym Autism Night – Center for Autism and Related Disorders and GO! Kids’ Gym Host Autism Night October 27, 2017

11 New Center Openings – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens 11 New Treatment Centers October 16, 2017

CARD ATA Fall Event – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Atascadero Hosts Fall Festival October, 13, 2017

Assembly Bill – California Governor Signs Bill Strengthening State’s Autism Mandate October 04, 2017

Mountain Air Partnership – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners with Mountain Air Trampoline Park for Sensory Hour September 29, 2017

Autism Care Today NFL Fundraiser – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Announces Partnership with Arizona Cardinals to Raise Awareness for Autism Treatment September 08, 2017

New Center Openings – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Adds Seven Treatment Centers August 02, 2017

MLB Autism Night – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners with the New York Mets for Autism Awareness Night July 13, 2017

New Center Openings – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Eight New Treatment Centers June 29, 2017

New Center Openings – Five New Treatment Centers June 8, 2017

Atascadero Open House – Summer Carnival and Open House at New Center in Atascadero June 8, 2017

Autism Night – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Teams Up with the Sacramento River Cats for Autism Night June 6, 2017

CEC SSS – Center for Autism and Related Disorders & Chuck E. Cheese’s Announce More Sensitive Sunday Locations May 7, 2017

Expansion of First-Responder Training – Institute for Behavioral Training and Center for Autism and Related Disorders Expand First-Responder Training Program April 27, 2017

Chesapeake – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens New Treatment Center in Chesapeake, VA April 11, 2017

Richmond – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens New Treatment Center in Richmond, CA April 11, 2017

First Responders Announcement – Institute for Behavioral Training Partners with Center for Autism and Related Disorders to Offer First-Responder Training During Autism Awareness Month April 10, 2017

Anti-Bullying Announcement – Institute for Behavioral Training Partners with Center for Autism and Related Disorders to Offer Free Anti-Bullying Training During Autism Awareness Month April 6, 2017

VIP Night – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners with Launch Trampoline Park for VIP Night April 05, 2017

Boca Raton CEC SSS – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners with Chuck E. Cheese’s Boca Raton for Sensory Sensitive Sundays March 31, 2017

Las Vegas CEC SSS – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners With Chuck E. Cheese’s Las Vegas for Sensory Sensitive Sundays March 31, 2017

April SFF – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Providence Announce April Sensory Friendly Films Event March 20, 2017

2016


Autism Live and We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym Host Annual Sensitive Santa Holiday Event – November 20, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Partners with Chuck E. Cheese’s Attleboro for Sensory Sensitive Sundays – November 3, 2016  DOWNLOAD

Private School for Students with Autism Hosts Open House in Boca Raton – September 14, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Teams with Launch Trampoline Park for An Evening of Fun – September 9, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Partners with Gymfinity for Sensory Friendly Night – August 26, 2016 DOWNLOAD

PEERS® Parent-Assisted Social Skills Group for Teens with Autism Now Offered at CARD Centers Nationwide – April 19, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens New Treatment Center in Chula Vista, CA – April 18, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens New Treatment Center in Santa Fe Springs, CA – April 18, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Announces New Services Provided in Madison, WI – April 13, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Teams Up with AHL’s Rochester Americans for Autism Awareness Night – April 01, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Announces Telehealth Program for Global Access to Autism Treatment Resources and Services – April 01, 2016 DOWNLOAD

Oregon Families with Medicaid Now Have Access to CARD’s Evidence-Based Autism Treatment – April 01, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Hold Parent Training Workshops in Eugene– March 18, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens New Treatment Center in Paramus, NJ – March 16, 2016 DOWNLOAD

Autism Live Celebrates Milestone of Over 1 Million Views on YouTube – March 11, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Open House at New San Antonio Location – February 25, 2016 DOWNLOAD

Local Teen Dance Open to Teens of All Abilities Feb. 13 in San Luis Obispo – February 12, 2016  DOWNLOAD

Private School for Students with Autism Hosts Open House in Woodland Hills on February 27 – February 11, 2016 DOWNLOAD

Nevada Families with Medicaid May Now Access Applied Behavior Analysis at CARD in Henderson – February 08, 2016 DOWNLOAD

PEERS® Parent-Assisted Social Skills Group for Teens with Autism to Be Offered at CARD Centers Nationwide – February 01, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD and The Individuals’ Museum of Green Bay Partner to Host Sensory Friendly Night for Families of Individuals with Autism – February 01, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Awarded a Grant from the State of Texas to Provide Therapy to Underserved Individuals – January 29, 2016 DOWNLOAD

CARD Brings Critical Resources to West Los Angeles Autism Community – January 14, 2016 DOWNLOAD

2015


CARD and Imperial College London Collaborate to Advance Research Knowledge on Metabolic Profiles of Individuals with Autism – September 1, 2015 DOWNLOAD

New Autism Treatment Center Opens in Naperville, IL – August 11, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens in San Antonio to Treat Individuals with Autism – August 11, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Partnership Brings Autism Resource Event to San Diego Families Aug. 1 – July 28, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Summer Acting Program for Individuals with Autism Comes to Thousand Oaks – July 15, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Autism Live Premieres Three New Shows in Collaboration with Top Autism Charities – July 7, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Private School for Students with Autism Hosts Open House in Woodland Hills on May 30 – May 19, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh Wins 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award – April 16, 2015 DOWNLOAD

CARD Capital Acquires The Gateway Center in Henderson, Nevada – April 7, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Temple Grandin Discusses Teen Years, Anxiety and Employment on Autism Live – March 13, 2015 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Launches Social Skills Groups in Lafayette for Individuals with Autism Ages Five to 18 – January 20, 2015 DOWNLOAD

2014


Center for Autism and Related Disorders Offers Winter Break Programs for Individuals with Autism – December 26, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Schools in Phoenix and Chandler for Individuals with Autism from Ages Five to 22 – December 19, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens School in Woodland Hills for Individuals with Autism from Ages Five to 22 – December 19, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Autism Live “Festival of Toys” Brings Holiday Cheer to Families Affected by Autism – December 5, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders to Host Free Massachusetts Autism Insurance Workshops for Parents – November 21, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Awarded $448,000 Grant from the State of Texas to Provide Therapy to Underserved Individuals – October 30, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Hosts Family Fun Days in Phoenix and Chandler on Oct. 18 to Celebrate Grand Openings – October 8, 2014 DOWNLOAD

New Book Shares Autism Treatment Model Practiced by Global Leader in Autism Treatment – September 24, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Partners with Leading Sacramento Pediatrician to Benefit Individuals with Autism – September 11, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Opens Manhattan Treatment Center for Adults and Individuals with Autism – August 6, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Introduces Remote Clinical Services Nationwide to Offer Underserved Families Access to Care – July 1, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Autism Learning App Camp Discovery Expands Reach to Benefit More Individuals – June 18, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Chapman University Partners with the Center for Autism and Related Disorders – June 3, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Institute for Behavioral Training Offers Autism Therapists 40-Hour Program to Fulfill Requirements for Registered Behavior Technician™ Certification – March 13, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Holly Robinson Peete Opens Up on Autism Live About Motherhood, the Teen Years and the Future of Autism – March 12, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) Partners with AutismUp to Help Rochester Parents Gain Access to Autism Insurance Coverage – March 10, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) to Host Free Colorado Conference to Provide Treatment Solutions to Families Affected by Autism – March 7, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh Testifies at Informational Hearing Convened by Senate pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg to Review the California Autism Insurance Mandate – March 4, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) to Host Free Thousand Oaks Workshop for Parents to Learn About Autism Insurance Coverage – February 3, 2014 DOWNLOAD

New Study Validates Skills® Assessment for Designing Customized Curricula to Help Individuals with Autism – January 30, 2014 DOWNLOAD

Autism Learning Games: Camp Discovery App Utilizes Technology to Revolutionize Learning for Individuals with Autism – January 15, 2014 DOWNLOAD

2013


Holiday Tips Help Minimize Challenges for Individuals with Autism – November 19, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Launches Unique Program to Give Adults with Autism Greater Quality of Life – November 12, 2013 DOWNLOAD

New Autism Study Reveals Effectiveness of Web-Based Intervention Tool for Challenging Behaviors – October 22, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Emmy Award Winner and Autism Parent Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson Begins Weekly Broadcast Segment – “EmPOWERing Autism Parents” – October 16, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Implement Skills®:The Online Autism Solution with Magellan Health Services – October 15, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Receives a $750,000 Grant From the State of Texas – October 1, 2013 DOWNLOAD

New “Autism Live” Parent 2 Parent Online Videos Provide Unique Opportunity to Learn – September 16, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts Glendale Conference for Parents of Individuals with Special – September 11, 2013 DOWNLOAD

World-Renowned Autism Expert Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh Presents Keynote Address at CARD Louisiana Autism Conference – August 16, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Louisiana Autism Conference to Showcase Effective Treatment Interventions for Individuals on the Spectrum, August 24th in Baton Rouge – July 16, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens State-of-the-Art Treatment Center In Thousand Oaks, California – July 1, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Encino Individual Shows Remarkable Improvement with Intensive Autism Treatment Provided by CARD – June 18, 2013 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens Autism Treatment Center in Woburn, Massachusetts – June 3, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Brother and Sister Battle Odds to Overcome Autism with Help from CARD – May 20, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Temple Grandin Returns to Autism Live on May 7, 2013 – April 24, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Institute for Behavioral Training Opens the Door to One-Stop Customized ABA Training for Practitioners and Parents – March 25, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Leeza Gibbons Talks Happy Endings and New Beginnings March 13th on “Let’s Talk Autism” – March 11, 2013 DOWNLOAD

New Study by CARD and the Autism Research Group Demonstrates That Individuals with Autism Can Learn to Stand Up to Bullies – March 8, 2013 DOWNLOAD

Celebrated Author Temple Grandin to Appear on Autism-Live.com – March 4, 2013 DOWNLOAD

2012


CARD and Lineagen Offer FirstStepDx® Genetic Testing and Counseling for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum – December 3, 2012 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Launches Mission Possible Video Series – November 28, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Sponsors Free Seminars to Help Arizona Parents Maximize Their Individual’s Learning Environment – October 29, 2012 DOWNLOAD

The Central California Autism Center Turns to Skills to Help Treat Individuals on the Autism Spectrum – October 8, 2012 DOWNLOAD

The Help Group to Begin Using Skills® Curriculum with Students with Autism – October 1, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Helps Non-Profit ACT Today! Raise Over $84,000 for Military Individuals with Autism – September 4, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Offers Corona Families an Autism Insurance Seminar to Gain Access to Funding for Autism Therapy – August 27, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Free Insurance Seminars on California Mandated Autism Coverage (SB 946) – July 28, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Ranked in Top Three NGOs Providing Largest Financial Support to Autism Research – July 18, 2012 DOWNLOAD

Minnesota Autism Center to Begin Using Skills™ to Treat Individuals with Autism – July 1, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens Massachusetts Treatment Center, Open House – June 30, 2012 DOWNLOAD

LAUSD Selects Center for Autism and Related Disorders’ to Provide Behavioral Health Training to 6,000+ Staff – June 22, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Free Orange County Insurance Workshop for Parents of Individuals with Autism – May 19, 2012 DOWNLOAD

Skills® Launches Tool to Combat Challenging Behavior in Individuals with Autism – April 20, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host “Evening Among Stars” Open House & Talent Show in Fresno, California – March 26, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Offers Free Challenging Behavior Care to Individuals Who Reside in Phoenix and Surrounding Areas- February 28, 2012 DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts Open House for CARD Virginia School – January 9, 2012 DOWNLOAD

2011


CARD Received Grant to Help San Diego Individuals with Autism – December 20, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens New Virginia School to Maximize Potential of Students with Autism – December 1, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Montana Autism Conference this Fall in Missoula – November 1, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Program “Moving Past Picky Eating” Aides Parents in Overcoming Their Individual’s Feeding Disorder – October 11, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Colorado Autism Conference Offering Parents Solutions for Effective Autism Treatment – September 8, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Launches Live Web Show Giving Viewers 100% Access Autism Resources and Training – August 8, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Research Dept. Ranked in Top Three NGOs for Financial Support to Autism Research – July 18, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts Free New York Autism Conference – May 31, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Gives Suport to Arizona Families as Lawmakers Consider Repealing Stephen’s Law- April 14, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Open House for New Los Angeles Assessment Center – April 11, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Launches Skills 4 America Charitable Initiative – March 28, 2011  DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts California Workshop to Address Insurance Resources for Bay Area Parents – February 5, 2011 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism Hosts Nevada Autism Conference – February 4, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD to Host Open House for New Los Angeles Assessment Center – February 1, 2011 DOWNLOAD

CARD Workshop Addresses Funding Resources for Parents of Individuals with Autism – January 3, 2011 DOWNLOAD

2010


CARD Announces Premier Online Training System for Practitioners Treating Autism – December 13, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Joins Forces with US Marines to Help Individuals this Holiday Season – November 12, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh Honored by American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists – November 10, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Actors, Athletes, Moguls Join Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh at 5th Annual Denim & Diamonds Fundraiser – November 02, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts Free Autism Awareness Family Festival in Bakersfield – November 01, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh Discusses Autism on Town Hall Live Webcast November 01, 2010 – October 28, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Simulates Earthquake Disaster Drill – October 19, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Hosts Family Holiday Festival in Central Valley, California – October 18, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism Hosts Free Family Fun Festival in Morgan Hill, CA – October 02, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Hollywood Stars Join CARD on Red Carpet of 20th Anniversary Gala – September 26, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism Hosts Free Family Festival in Sacramento – September 02, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Black Tie Gala on September 25 – DOWNLOAD

World’s Largest Autism Treatment Center Celebrates Milestone – August 02, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Hollywood’s Hottest Reality Stars Unite with CARD for Autism Awareness Festival – July 19, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Announces East Coast Center Move – June 28, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Rye New York Mayor Salutes Center for Autism for 20 Years of Excellence – June 11, 2010 DOWNLOAD

Center for Autism Announces Title Sponsorship of Charity Golf Tournament – April 01, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Opens New Southern California Treatment Center – February 09, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Publishes Study on Comparison of Data Collection Methods in a Behavioral Intervention Program – February 03, 2010 DOWNLOAD

CARD Research Team Publishes Study on Bruxism in Individuals with Autism – January 10, 2010 DOWNLOAD