Autism and the Environment 101

ribbonEnvironmental Health and Autism 101: A Free Online Course

The online course will take approximately 45 minutes to complete. The course covers the following areas:

  • The New Model of Autism
  • Rapidly Rising Rates of Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Toxic Body Burden
  • The Role of Government
  • What We Can Do Every Day


At the end of the course you will be able to download a certificate of completion. The certificate is in PDF format and you will need Adobe Reader to open and/or print it. If you don’t have Adobe Reader installed on your computer, you can download it for free at

Ready to begin? Click the button below. If you want information about autism and do not wish to take the course, visit our About Autism page. There is also a wealth of information about autism and the environment on the Autism Society’s website: visit our Environmental Health Initiative pages for additional information and resources.