One in 68 Children has Autism

Our Impact

Did you know that QSAC serves more than 2,000 children and adults with autism each year? For more information on the many ways in which QSAC has an impact on the autism community, please click the link below.

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Our Resources

QSAC offers extensive resources for parents and professional development. Learn more about QSAC support groups for parents, online resources, continuing educations and available BCBA courses. 

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Support groups

Our support groups provide a forum for parents to share the successes, disappointments, and anxieties that arise from caring for a child with autism (offered in English and Spanish).

For more information please call (718) 7-AUTISM, ext. 2060.

Click here to view full details and dates for our training/support groups.

Latest News
May 16th
Procedural integrity is the extent to which an intervention is implemented as intended (e.g., Cooper, Heron, & Heward, 2007). There are a few other terms that have been used interchangeably with procedural integrity including treatment fidelity, treat…
May 11th
On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, QSAC (Quality Services for the Autism Community) will host its annual gala benefiting more than 2,100 children and adults with autism. Five-time Billboard Magazine Award winner and noted radio star, Valerie Smaldone will serve a…
April 11th
There is a hypothesis that the autistic disorder may result from an imbalance between excitatory glutamatergic and inhibitory GABAergic pathways. Some studies have investigated the potential role of Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid (GABA) modulators such as valpro…
April 6th
New York, N.Y. – QSAC’s CFO of more than 20-years, Paul Naranjo, will retire in late September 2016. After an extensive search, Douglas “Doug” Axenfeld will assume the role of CFO after Mr. Naranjo’s retirement. Over the last…
April 1st
Tomorrow, April 2nd is the eighth annual World Autism Awareness Day. This years theme is “Autism and the 2030 Agenda: Inclusion and Neurodiversity” Autism and other forms of disability are part of the human experience that contributes to human…
Calendar

June

Wed, Jun 1 - 9:30am:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Jun 7 - 6:30pm:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Jun 7 - 6:30pm:

Manhattan Parent Support Group

253 W. 35th St., 14th Floor, New York, NY 10001

Tue, Jun 7 - 6:30pm:

ABA Series: Managing Problem Behavior

30-10 38th St., 3rd Floor, Astoria, NY 11106

Wed, Jun 8 - 9:30am:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Jun 14 - 9:30am:

Whitestone Parent Support Group

QSAC Day School, 12-10 150th St., Whitestone, NY11357

Wed, Jun 15 - 9:30am:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Jun 21 - 6:30pm:

Douglaston Parent Support Group: Bring a Dessert Party

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Jun 21 - 6:30pm:

Manhattan Parent Support Group

253 W. 35th St., 14th Floor, New York, NY 10001