The Center for Autism and the Developing Brain provides comprehensive care in a single setting for individuals living with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disorders of the brain. It is a collaborative program between NewYork-Presbyterian, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, in partnership with New York Collaborates for Autism.
The Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB) offers Early Intervention services to children 12-36 months old suspected of having an autism spectrum disorder.
Faculty and staff at CADB provide service coordination to families pursuing Early Intervention services. In addition, our service coordinator works with families to ensure a smooth transition from Early Intervention into CPSE (Committee on Preschool Special Education).Learn More
NewYork-Presbyterian/Westchester Division and the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain host events open to the public.
In the News
Coverage of CADB Opening
- NY Daily News
- White Plains Patch
- Crain's Health Pulse (subscription required)
- Newsday (subscription required)
- White Plains' New Center for Autism and the Developing Brain - Westchester Magazine
- Dr. Catherine Lord discusses the new DSM-5 definition of autism (video) - Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
- Autism Center is Set to Target Need - The Wall Street Journal (pdf)
- Dr. Catherine Lord discusses new study, 'Older fathers more likely to pass on autism-linked genetic mutations to offspring - CBS News
- Can Kids Outgrow Autism? - CBS News
- "Top Teacher" Ann Marie Rooney Honored - Kelly and Michael