Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Children’s Health Topics: Autism The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all children be screened for autism using a standardized measure at the 18 and 24 month well-child visits. You will find this article along with many more resources for parents, professionals and the general public on the American Academy of Pediatrics website. Online AAP Brochures on Autism Spectrum Disorders Brought to you by the American Academy of Pediatrics, brochures on various topics may be useful for parents, professionals and clinicians. Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders * The University of Rochester provides the information on this web site as a community service. It does not endorse or sponsor the events or organizations referred to on this site. The RRCASD is made possible by a grant from the NYS Education Department and is locally sponsored by the University of Rochester’s Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities.