The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Disorders (CAN) provides centralized and state of the art transdisciplinary diagnostic and clinical treatment services for children and adults with neurodevelopmental disorders.

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COVID-19 Resources

Social Stories about COVID-19 for your children

Parents may be wondering how to talk to their child about COVID-19 and the changes it has caused in their daily routines, this site offers social…

Social Stories COVID-19

How to help autistic children afraid of people…

In this short video Dr. Peter Vermeulen explains why autistic children can get anxious when seeing people wearing mouth masks and what we can do to…

Face Masks

Kids & The Coronavirus

“A Kid’s Guide to COVID-19,” explains COVID-19 and its effects on the world in a language kids can understand. Please be safe, ask lots of questions…

A Kid's Guide to COVID-19

Recent POSTS

Grand Opening of UF Health CAN

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Grand OpeningUF Health Opens Center Focused on Collaborative Care University of Florida Health today cut the ribbon on its new Center for Autism and…

CAN Center

Summer Activities for Children and Adults with…

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By Cassidy Hopson Summer is characterized by longer days, warm weather and more free time. This makes it the perfect opportunity for those…

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Telehealth Services for Children with Autism

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By Cassidy Hopson Many people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) rely on the treatment administered by health care professionals to help…


Address & Location

UF Health CAN

4101 NW 89th Blvd Gainesville, Florida 32606

UF Health Can Rehabilitation

4101 NW 89th Blvd Gainesville, Florida 32606