The vision of Autism Tennessee is to create a community where people on the autism spectrum and their families find respect, acceptance, and hope.
How can we help you create a community of acceptance and hope?
Are you looking for a basic understanding of autism? Autism 101 is for you.
Know what autism is but need more insight into understanding common behaviors? Basics of Behavior is for you.
Need a more comprehensive training or trying to tackle an autism related project? Autism TN Link Consulting can help you create a solution.
Autism Tennessee is a proud member of the Inclusion Network of Nashville. The Inclusion Network of Nashville is led by Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD) and is an innovative partnership with community cultural and civic organizations that works to promote full inclusion of all children and adults. For more information about the Inclusion Network of Nashville, please visit https://vkc.vumc.org/vkc/triad/cei-INN/.
Along with other disability organizations, Autism Tennessee disseminates information related to community opportunities to individuals and families as well as providing feedback to the network regarding community needs. If you are a community organization and would like to become involved in INN, contact Blaire Donnelly-Mason (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you are looking for ways to find out more about resources at our local community organizations, please visit https://vkc.vumc.org/vkc/triad/cei-contact-resources-directory/ To identify evidence-based supports to use at local organizations and to find upcoming events, please visit https://vkc.vumc.org/vkc/triad/community-organizations