Diversity in Developmental Trajectories in Kids with Autism Spectrum DisorderJanuary 28, 2015
Preschool children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) differed from each other in symptom severity and adaptive functioning at the time of diagnosis and some of these differences appeared to increase by age 6, according to a study published online by JAMA Psychiatry.
Student’s app will help assess mental health in developing countriesNovember 18, 2014
A PhD candidate in the McMaster Integrative Neuroscience Discovery and Study program is developing a mobile psychiatric assessment tool for use with children in developing countries.
Our new website is live!October 16, 2014
The new Offord Centre website has launched.
Offord associate member to counsel Ontario premier on education reformsSeptember 24, 2014
Congratulations to Offord Centre associate member Jean Clinton, who was appointed as a special advisor to the Premier of Ontario and the Minister of Education.
Goodbye to the Patterson Building!August 22, 2014
The Offord Centre staff have finished their move out of the Patterson Building.
ASD Mental Health blog interview with Stelios GeorgiadesJune 25, 2014
The ASD Mental Health blog sat down with Dr. Stelios Georgiades to learn more about his research on children with autism.
Offord Centre appoints new directorApril 23, 2014
Michael Boyle has been officially named to the position.
Health Advisor column by Dr. Peter SzatmariMarch 17, 2014
Many teens could use a full mental-health checkup, says Dr. Szatmari.
McMaster President Patrick Deane visits the Offord CentreMarch 4, 2014
On March 3rd, McMaster President Patrick Deane paid a visit to the Offord Centre to meet the staff and faculty and to learn about the various initiatives that are underway, through discussions and a poster display.
Kids, Poverty and Mental Health: Hamilton Fights Back – News SeriesFebruary 21, 2014
CBC Hamilton has run a 5-part news series about children living in poverty in Hamilton and the link to mental health problems.