Autism Research NC Families Struggle To Access Treatment For Children With Autism By Anita Rao & Frank Stasio • May 8, 2018 Courtesy of Autism Society of NC One in 57 8-year-old children in North Carolina is diagnosed with autism, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But new reporting from North Carolina Health News and EdNC shows many families around the state are struggling to access specialized treatments that could transform how their children with autism behave. Autism Clearinghouse Raising Money To Expand Research By Rebecca Martinez • Feb 21, 2018 Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities There's a lot of noise on the Internet about how to support and teach children with Autism. The National Clearinghouse for Autism Evidence and Practice has been working to cut through it by offering in-depth analysis of reliable research for teachers and families. UNC-Chapel Hill Produces Innovative Autism Research By Anita Rao & Frank Stasio • Mar 23, 2017 Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities One in 68 children in the United States will develop autism spectrum disorder, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The field of autism research has grown rapidly in the past few decades, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is at the forefront of much of this discovery.