Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre (OTARC)
OTARC has launched a new Strategic Plan (2023-2028).
Creating Knowledge: Our Research Program Areas
Identification and diagnosis
Developing, and evaluating evidence-based approaches to identify and diagnose autism at all ages to activate timely and personalised supports.
Supports and practices for daily living
Developing and evaluating evidence-based practices and supports that enable Autistic people to live a life that is meaningful to them across the lifespan.
Educational and vocational engagement
Determining and promoting the best learning and vocational pathways for Autistic people at all levels of education and in volunteer and paid employment.
Health and wellbeing
Understanding factors that influence the health and wellbeing of Autistic people to inform and enhance supports and practices across the lifespan.
February Seminar now available
Watch OTARC's Director, Professor Alison Lane’s talk - Making sense of sensory experiences in autism: the path forward
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