Missouri Autism Rapid Response Initiative


What do we know about Autism Spectrum Disorders?

What is Central Missouri’s response?

The Central Missouri Autism Rapid Response Initiative is a collaborative, community-based group of parents and agency providers in the mid-Missouri area who aim to:

Begun in 2006, the Initiative is sponsored by the Missouri Division of Developmental Disabilities Office of Autism Services. 2 

Accomplishments of the Central Missouri Rapid Response Initiative

Impact of the Central Missouri Rapid Response Initiative

Next steps for the Central Missouri Rapid Response Initiative

Central Missouri Rapid Response Initiative Representation

Footnotes

1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Retrieved on 12/2/10 from http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/features/counting-autism.html.
2 See Missouri’s Autism Research and Response Agenda, July 2003, www.dmh.mo.gov/mrdd/progs/autism/mara.pdf
3 Missouri Rapid Response module pre-and post-test results from the Report on the Missouri Autism Rapid Response Initiative. July 2009 – June 2010.
4 Governor’s Recommendation to Reduce the Autism Diagnostic Wait List FY10 End of Year Report. July 2009 – June 2010.
5 Central Missouri Rapid Response member survey, July 2010

 

See Missouri’s Autism Research and Response Agenda.