Autism Programs and Autism Resources

Ottawa Resources

Ottawa Yahoo Parent Support Group – Online Parent Support group – A
list for parents, professionals and persons with PDD/Autism in the
Ottawa Carleton region to exchange information and resources as well as
to offer support. To subscribe, send an e-mail to
from the e-mail address you want the list to be sent to. The Directory
of Services for Individuals with ASD is emailed directly to members of
this group.

Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre – Infant development,
augmentative communication, behavioural intervention, parent and family support and training, speech OT PT therapists, social play groups.

Autism Intervention Program of Eastern Ontario – (formerly Preschool Autism Program–PAPEO) Provides early Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) to children in English or in French.

Children’s Integration and Support Services – Part of Andrew Fleck Childcare Services and Childcare Information. Supports children in daycare settings.

Special Services at Home – Application for funding developmental programming and family relief.

Service Coordination
– Help families and people with disabilities access support and services in Ottawa.

Ontario Resources

Autism Ontario – Ottawa chapter
Autism Zeitgeist – Practical Information about the IBI Program in Ontario (Preschool Autism Program)

Abacus List – A resource for listings on service providers, contracts and other important resource information.

Ministry of Education (Ontario) ABA Policy

Autism Awareness Center – has a section for resources for parents in Ontario


Ontario Association for Behaviour Analysis

Behavior Analyst Certification Board

Association for Behavior Analysis International


Journal of Applied Behaviour Analysis

Several articles exploring the research on ABA intervention

Behavior Analysis Digest International

Behavioral Parenting Abstracts

Other resources and information

Organization for Autism Research President Dr. Peter Gerhardt and his associates set out to use the science of ABA to help answer the questions people living and working with people with ASD encounter
Dr. Carbone – Verbal Behaviour

Mark Sundberg – information regarding the VB-MAPP
– website that provides training resources for parents (New Jersey
– information on how to implement ABLLS-R goals

the IEP Process

– information on how to establish good working relationships with
school personnel in order to improve IEP development
for your child (geared towards U.S parents, however, very good tips
that are applicable to Canadian parents as well)
– Parent created website with many links to a variety of ABA-related
information (schools, information on ABA, program resources, ABA
providers, research, editorials, etc.)
– resources for parents and professionals Training/Education

Mariposa School
– training manual and other training resources

Tool Chest
– Carbone CD Seminar Set by Dr. Vincent J. Carbone

Behavior Analysts Purchase
access to purchasing ABLLS-R, QuickTips and other ABA resources

Behavior Analysts Workshops – Dr.
James Partington presents workshops relevant to ABA and parent training
Resources in the Ottawa