Project ImPACT News

Materials available to introduce families to Project ImPACT

Materials available to introduce families to Project ImPACT

We recommend sharing the video on the home page of this site and the parent handout with families to help introduce the program. The parent handout can be downloaded from the Frequently Asked Questions page,

Project ImPACT forms now fillable for use in telehealth

Project ImPACT forms now fillable for use in telehealth

Guilford Press will be making all of the reproducible forms on the companion website fillable PDFs to facilitate their use over telehealth. Copies of the fillable forms can be requested before they are available on

Spanish translation of parent manual now available

Spanish translation of parent manual now available

The Spanish translation of Project ImPACT parent manual, Comunicacion social para ninos con autism y otras dificultades del desarrollo ImPACT: guia para familias, is now available from Autismo Avila. The manual can be purchased from

Study finds Project ImPACT promotes communication in at-risk siblings

Study finds Project ImPACT promotes communication in at-risk siblings

A pair of peer-reviewed articles on the efficacy of Project ImPACT with infant siblings at-risk for ASD was recently published in Autism by Paul Yoder, Wendy Stone, and Sarah Edmunds. Yoder, P., Stone, W., &

Study finds telehealth coaching in Project ImPACT as effective as in person coaching

Study finds telehealth coaching in Project ImPACT as effective as in person coaching

A recent study comparing telehealth coaching and in-person coaching in Project ImPACT was published in Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders by Ying Hao and colleagues. Hao, Y., Franco, J. H., Sundarrajan, M., & Chen,

NRSA fellowship to identify active ingredients of Project ImPACT funded by NIMH

NRSA fellowship to identify active ingredients of Project ImPACT funded by NIMH

A two-year NRSA training fellowship was recently awarded to Kyle Frost to identify the active ingredients of Project ImPACT. The study objective is to use a mixed methods approach to elucidate potential active ingredients and

Free webinar on delivering Project ImPACT via telehealth

Free webinar on delivering Project ImPACT via telehealth

In response to COVID-19, many providers are having to shift their service delivery model to telehealth. This 1.5-hour, free webinar, covers the information necessary to effectively deliver Project ImPACT using telehealth. Topics covered include: 1)

Project ImPACT study in Philadelphia Part C Early Intervention funded by Eagles Foundation

Project ImPACT study in Philadelphia Part C Early Intervention funded by Eagles Foundation

Pilot community effectiveness study of Project ImPACT in the Philadelphia Part C Early Intervention System funded by the Eagles Foundation. This 2-year project will conduct a three-arm randomized field trial to evaluate the effectiveness and

Project ImPACT study in California Part C Early Intervention funded by IES

Project ImPACT study in California Part C Early Intervention funded by IES

A randomized controlled trial examining the efficacy of Project ImPACT in two Part C Early Intervention programs in California was recently funded by the Institute for Education Sciences. The goal of this project is to

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