Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre

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Have you ever thought about participating in our research studies?

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OTARC’s objectives and staff.

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Research themes and publications

Our current research projects and publications.


Partnerships and collaborations

Our industry and service partners.

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Hear from our researchers and families about the latest Autism research and related issues

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Advances in Early Detection of Autism

Read about OTARC research that has lead to breakthrough techniques for diagnosing babies with autism.

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Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre

OTARC researchers work with ASELCC staff to study the effectiveness of early intervention.

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ADOS training

We offer courses for clinicians and researchers on the diagnostic assessment of Autism.

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Ask a researcher

OTARC researchers can help you find answers to your questions about Autism.

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Support for ASD tertiary students

Information for university and TAFE students with ASD, their parents, and tertiary staff.

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Parent resources

OTARC used to operate an Early Assessment Clinic that provided autism assessment for young children. Now that this centre has closed (due to a lack of funding), the best way for parents in Victoria to find qualified health professionals to perform autism assessment and/or therapy is via the various resources listed on the Amaze (Victoria) website

Parent resources - AMAZE

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