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The AARTS Center at Rush offers unparalleled expertise in diagnosing and treating children, adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
At the AARTS Center at Rush, we put you and your loved ones first. Our multidisciplinary team partners with patients, families and each other to help individuals with ASD reach their fullest potential.
Here are some ways we work to meet the unmet needs of people with ASD and their families:
Expert diagnosis and treatment: Focus on the diagnosis and treatment of those with ASD across the lifespan, from childhood through adulthood
Transition planning: Ease the transition from adolescence to adulthood
Comprehensive care: Comprehensively address other medical conditions and behavioral challenges often associated with ASD
Research: Develop and lead studies to better understand ASD and develop novel, integrated treatments with the potential to address the complexity of ASD throughout the lifespan
You are not alone
The dedicated team at the AARTS Center at Rush is your partner in care. They are dedicated to supporting and empowering parents and caregivers in what can often feel like an uphill battle.
They also empower children, adolescents and adults with autism to set and meet goals to help improve their overall quality of life.
We have the resources you need
Through our expertise and leadership in the autism community, we are able to connect you to the resources you and your child need in terms of both day-to-day living and long-term planning.
Our team cultivates relationships with other specialists at Rush and our surrounding community to connect you to necessary referral sources.