Community-based ASD Identification

ACCESS:  Assuring Comprehensive Care through Enhanced Service Systems for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other Developmental Disabilities.  State Implementation Grant for Children and Youth with ASD and other Developmental Disabilities awarded to OCCYSHN in November, 2013. Announcement Number:  HRSA-13-207

The ACCESS project is working to support the building of local medical-education ASD identification teams in alignment with the recommendations of the Oregon Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders, Subcommittee on Screening, Identification and Assessment.  The project is focused on increasing community capacity to provide timely and valid team evaluations for the identification of ASD in young children, birth to 5.  The project will improve medical home practices' delivery of comprehensive, coordinated health care and related services for children with ASDs and other developmental disabilities.  


Recommendations of OCASD Subcommittee on Screening, Identification and Assessment (SIA) can be found here:




Training Archive


March 1st, 2013

May 3rd, 2014

  • OCCYSHN Partners Spring Training - Day 3 - Autism Presentations

October 3rd, 2014

Tools, Information and Resources for Providers


Resources for Providers to Share with Families 


Forms and Procedures for ASD Identification Teams


Webinar Materials

Reducing Barriers to Autism Care for Latino Children
Applied Behavior Analysis
Use of Questionnaires
ADOS Scoring Reliability Webinar
Case Study: Genetic Disorder
DSM 5 Review/Discussion
Case Study: ASD vs. ADHD