Online resources

 

In the last phase of BETA project’s collaborative study, the expert panel was asked to recommend specific sources of information they use when looking for evidence for technology for autism. Below are the resources they recommended grouped in categories by the BETA team:

Product reviews

Applications Autisme (French)
Asperansa (French)
Autism parenting magazine
Autism speaks apps
CALL Scotland
DART reviews
PrAACtical AAC

Autism-specific websites

ASDTech
Asperger Aide (French)
Asperger/Autism network
Auticiel (French)
CRA (French)
NAS
TACA

Medicine / Health websites

Inserm (French)
Medical News Today
News Medical

Websites on tech (and disability)

Sencit (Dutch)
Spectronics
Teaching learners with multiple needs

Other websites / Blogs

ASHA Leader
BBC click (YouTube)
Lifewire
New Scientist
Usine digitale (French)

App stores

Blackberry World
Educational App store
Google play
iTunes

Journals

Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Autism
Computers in Human Behavior
Human–Computer Interaction
International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction
Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities
Perspectives on Behavior Science
Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders
The Behavior Analyst

Conferences

ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children
Innovative Technologies for Autism Spectrum Disorders
Mindcare Conference

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Throughout ASDTech’s collaboration with the autism and tech community, a number of relevant resources have been put forward:

Organisations

International Society for Autism Research INSAR

Autism Speaks
Shaping autism research
Scottish Strategy for Autism 
AppyAutism

Research labs

Centre for Applied Autism Research CAAR
Development, Autism, Research, Technology DART

Journals

Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry JAACAP
International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders IJLCD

Product pages

Robots4Autism
Open Autism Software
Adaptech

Other online material

Researchers and the autism community in partnership: a beginners’ guide (video)
Autism and speech devices: Helping kids advance skills as they mature (article)
Autism & Technology Parent Survey
Squidalicious (blog)

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