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The mission of University of Nevada, Las Vegas Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders (UNLV CASD) is to conduct community-focused research and educational training on individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), their families, and community service providers in Southern Nevada. The goal of UNLV CASD is to be a nationally recognized leader in the field of ASD through high quality research and training.

Download the UNLV CASD Brochure in PDF format.

CASD Classroom

The UNLV Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders announces the new CASD Classroom!

Our first CASD Classroom workshop, "Changes to Autism Diagnostic Criteria: DSM-5"
Come learn about the new diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorders and how these changes affect the diagnostic process and service delivery for individuals with autism.
The registration fee for this training is $15.00 per person. For more info or to register, click on our Training Registration Tab.

UNLV CASD Autism Spectrum Resource Guide

We are pleased to announce that the 5th edition of the UNLV CASD Autism Spectrum Resource Guide is now available! Please contact the CASD to request a hard copy.

Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors: FEAT of Southern Nevada, Peoples Autism, the Torino Foundation and Sport-Social.

A PDF copy of the guide is available to all members of our community.

The Spanish Link is below and the new version of the English guide is available for download at the bottom of this page.

If you or your organization would like copies of the guide, please contact us at 702-895-5836 or email us at autism1@unlv.nevada.edu.