You Wont Give Up On Your Child Neither Will We

We understand the challenges you may face as a parent of a child or loved one on the Autism spectrum. Perhaps you have been told by professionals that your child may never communicate effectively, form meaningful relationships, or achieve independence. With such news, we recognize the exhaustion, despair, and hopelessness you may feel.

At the Autism Treatment Center of America®, we firmly believe that
The Son-Rise Program® can equip you with the support and resources necessary to significantly improve your child’s and your family’s lives. Over the past 45 years, we’ve facilitated positive transformations for families around the world. With our support, we can teach you the tools and techniques to help your child develop communication skills, build meaningful connections, and cultivate the foundation for a fulfilling life.

Get Started Today with
The Son-Rise Program In-Person Start-Up


Since 1974, the 

Autism Treatment Center of America®

has taught the unique and effective approach of The Son‑Rise Program to help over 40,000 families worldwide. The Son‑Rise Program teaches a specific and comprehensive system of autism treatment & education designed to help families and caregivers enable their children to dramatically improve in all areas of learning, development, communication and skill acquisition. The efficacy of our Autism treatment programs have been verified by peer reviewed studies & supporting empirical research.

Families Helped

Upcoming Programs

The Son-Rise Program® In-Person Start-Up

Introductory Core Training

August 5th – 9th, 2024 | Live Session Times 9am – 3/5pm ET (UTC-5)


The Son-Rise Program® Maximum Impact

Advanced Training Course

August 26th – 30th, 2024 | Live Session Times 9am – 3/5pm EST (UTC-5)


The Son-Rise Program® New Frontiers

Advanced Training Course

November 18th – 22nd, 2024 | Live Session Times: 9am – 3/5pm


Our Program Advisors are here to help you take your next step.

“Hats off to an amazing program! I’m so thankful to have this online resource! It is beautifully laid out and the narration, animation, videos and talks are integrated seamlessly…. You are a great treasure to me! In credit to your program, I look forward to many new moments of connecting and learning from my child. Thank you from the bottom of my heart!”

Sherra K. Child: Joshua, Age: 8, Diagnosis: Autism
“Take this course and see the life of your child change!”

Candice H.C. Child: Aidan, Age: 9, Diagnosis: Autism
“He started to say new words, his eye contact improved immensely and he started to share an interest in the world around him.”

Alison B. Child: Jack, Age: 6, Diagnosis: Autism
“Veronika has improved exponentially in areas of verbal communication, eye contact and demeanor.”

Nicole S. Child: Veronika, Age: 6, Diagnosis: Autism
“Today, our son is back in a regular class and doing very well! He is performing at normal standards for his age both intellectually and socially.”

Michiel and Margy J. Child’s Age: 13, Diagnosis: PDD/NOS
“He is spontaneously kissing and cuddling me for the first time since he was 4-years-old.”

Paula A. Child: Colin, Age: 23, Diagnosis: Autism
“He gives spontaneous hugs, talks about his feelings, has developed a great imagination and is more comfortable in groups and new situations. We are so thankful to have found a way to help Tyler.”

Gail P. Child: Tyler, Age: 16
“He’s already doing things 6 months into the program that were deemed impossible.”

Shelley B. Child: Hank, Age: 3, Diagnosis: PDD
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