The NYU ASD Nest Support Project provides training and support for educators working with students with ASD, including those in the NYC ASD Nest Program. Learn More About the NYU ASD Nest Support Project

The ASD Nest Program is an NYC Department of Education inclusion program for students with ASD in community schools. Learn More About the ASD Nest Program

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  • "Nest is probably the most effective inclusion program I have ever seen."
    - Catherine Lord, Ph.D.
    Director, Center for Autism and the Developing Brain, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell Medical College/Columbia University Medical Center
  • "Replicating the Nest approach nationwide would greatly improve the employment outlook for people with autism."
    - Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D.
    Scientific Council Board Member at Organization for Autism Research
    (SFARI, May 2011)
  • "The Nest is one of the most comprehensive inclusion programs I have seen focusing on promoting strengths of individuals on the autism spectrum—as well as everyone else!"
    - Stephen Shore, Ed.D.
    Assistant Professor of Special Education, Adelphi University