Who Can Participate?

  • Boys between 8-18 years old diagnosed with an intellectual or developmental disability, ASD, or Fragile X Syndrome

What Participation Involves:

  • Visits to Stanford for 3–4 days
  • Cognitive testing
  • Behavioral skills training to improve social skills
  • Two optional 30-minute MRI scans

What are the Benefits of Participating?

  • Potential improvement in your child’s social conversation skills and duration of eye contact
  • Cognitive assessment results
  • A picture of your child’s brain from an MRI scan
  • An honorarium of up to $100 for participation
  • Accommodation will be provided if necessary, travel and food expenses will be reimbursed

Complete the survey at the link below to determine your son’s eligibility


Take the Survey

For more information please contact:
Ellen Wilkinson, M.A.
For participants’ rights, contact the IRB at 1-866-680-2906