Research Information

Adams Autism Research Page: adamsautismresearch.com

ASU Autism/Asperger's Research Program: autism.asu.edu

Autism Research Institute: www.autism.com

GFCF and Other Diets

Autism Research Institute, Special Diets 


Talk About Curing Autism (TACA), "Going GFCFSF in 10 Days"  


Find Resources in your State for Grass-Fed and Pastured Foods


Additional Resource for Local Farms Near You by Zip Code


Find Farmer's Markets Near You

Books on How to Implement GFCF and Other Special Diets

Nourishing Hope for Autism, by Julie Matthews, BS, NC

Special Diets for Special Kids , by Lisa Lewis

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, Updated and Revised: The Ultimate Guide to the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet by Pamela Compart M.D., Dana Laake R.D.H. M.S. L.D.N., Jon B. Pangborn Ph.D. F.A.I.C. and Sidney MacDonald Baker M.D. (Apr 1, 2012)

Nourishing Meals by Alissa Segersten and Tom Malterre

Digestive Wellness by Elizabeth Lipski 


Parent Organizations (with info on nutritional/dietary interventions)

Generation Rescue – generationrescue.com

TACA - www.tacanow.org

Physicians Familiar with Special Diets and Nutritional Supplements for Children/Adults with Autism

Note: Physicians cannot do phone consults until they have had a face to face meeting with families.

Nizhoni Functional Medicine
Dr. Ken Mitchell
11000 N. Scottsdale Rd. #180
Scottsdale, AZ 85254


Jaclyn Bain, ND, FABNP
Naturopathic Physician - Sonoran University Medical Center
2164 East Broadway Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282
Phone: (480) 970-0000

Website: https://patients.sonoran.edu/



The Fellowship Program at Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) is a systematic pediatric CME program designed to prepare a medical professional to deliver the best possible care to children in distress. Under the guidance of Daniel Rossignol MD FAAFP, this scientific evidence-based course of study has been uniquely designed by clinicians, for clinicians.

See link below to find a MAPS trained doctor near you:


Nutritionists Familiar with Special Diets for Children/Adults with Autism

Note: Most nutritionists can do phone consults, so they can be reached from anywhere.

Julie Matthews
Box 170061
San Francisco, CA 94117-0061
Phone (415) 235-2960
Fax (415) 520-0527
Appointments & Events: Appointments@NourishingHope.com 

Kelly M. Barnhill, MBA, CN, CCN
Director of Clinical Care
Johnson Center for Child Health & Development (Texas)
email: kbarnhill@johnson-center.org

Vicki Kobliner MS RDN
Holcare Nutrition
3 Hollyhock Road
Wilton, CT 06897
Phone (203) 834-9949
email: vkobliner@holcarenutrition.com

Kari Sharp, MS, RDN
Sharp Nutrition
Office: 2447 Pacific Coast Highway Suite 235, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Phone 310-617-8606
HIPPA compliant Fax: 833-232-9769
email: sharpnutrition4life@gmail.com

Nutritionists in Australia

Michael Hann (The Autism Dietician)
Clinical Paediatric Dietitian& Nutrition Biochemist M.Nutr.Diet. BSc. AN. APD


Michael is the founding Director of Clinical Nutrition Therapies, a private clinical practice in Melbourne, Australia.

Feeding Therapy Information

Autism and Picky Eating - https://childmind.org/article/autism-and-picky-eating/

Dawn Winkelmann - https://msdawnslp.com/about-ms-dawn-slp/