The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has many valuable resources that can be ordered or downloaded free.
The Autism Fact Sheet provides a one-page tool for clinicians to share with families, to raise awareness about developmental delay, which may be related to autism or other developmental disabilities. The fact sheet encourages parents who have concerns about their child’s development to speak with their doctor.
Autism Fact Sheet in English
Autism Fact Sheet in Spanish
Asperger's Fact Sheet in English
Asperger's Fact Sheet in Spanish
For a list of other free CDC materials, click here
The Autism Fact Sheet has also been translated into multiple languages by the University of Southern California University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (USC UCEDD) faculty, staff, and trainees. The USC UCEDD completed an extensive review process in developing these translations, consulting both parents and health care professionals.
The Autism Fact Sheet is available in Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Tagalog, Thai, and Vietnamese from:
You can also contact Cary Kreutzer, MPH, RD at
to obtain copies or if you have any questions.