Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment (UF Health CAN) is dedicated to community engagement and events that support the mission of community outreach.
Access the calendar at e UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
The University of Florida College of Medicine’s online Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can be completed in as little as one year. Courses offered as early as Fall 2020
UF CARD is hosting monthly social learning programs for children and teens.
For this series of sessions, participants will learn strategies for managing the spectrum of behaviors observed in children with autism. The sessions are appropriate for educators and caregivers of children with ASD. Many of the strategies that will be addressed are appropriate for individuals of all ages, but the sessions focus on children between the ages of 4 and 12 years. While it is most beneficial if you can attend each of the 8 sessions, it is not required. You can register for some or all of the sessions at the link below.
STOMP the SWAMP for Autism is a fundraising event to benefit the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) hosted by the UF student group Impact Autism. UF CARD hosts this event that will have performances, fitness competitions, music, arts and crafts, and more! This event is for everyone, including all friends, family, students, and staff.
Whether you are the autistic or neurotypical partner in a neurodiverse romantic relationship, are interested in a neurodiverse relationship, or are in the helping profession or the education field, this series of three workshops is for you. During this training series the presenter will provide insight on some of the unique challenges neurodiverse couples may be experiencing in their romantic relationships. She will also provide some simple steps that can be taken to address some of the challenges that may create unintentional hurt or misunderstandings. More specifically, the presenter will provide information on the key components of the Neurodiverse Love Relationship GPS (Gaining Perspective for Success) that she has created.