The Nevada Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders was created through Executive Order by Governor Jim Gibbons on November 19, 2008, to continue the work of the Nevada Autism Task Force. The Commission is comprised of five members appointed by the Governor and makes biannual reports to the Governor by June 30 and December 31 of each year. The current Executive Order was signed on October 9, 2015.
All Nevadans living with Autism Spectrum Disorder will achieve optimal outcomes to reach their full potential.
To provide leadership, oversight and legislative advocacy in support of Nevadans living with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
- Community Support
- Equal Access
- Early Intervention
- Applied Behavior Analysis
- Evidence-Based Practices
- System of Care
- Person-Centered Framework
Please see the Five-Year Strategic Plan under Reports for full descriptions.
Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)