The University of Alabama, ASD College Transition and Support Program (UA-ACTS)
Dr. Sarah M. Ryan, Ph.D.
Administrative Director of Autism Services
Students who participate in this program will each be assigned a therapist-mentor as their primary contact in the program. The therapist-mentor will be a psychology graduate student or advanced undergraduate student who has at least one year of experience with the UA-ACTS program.
UA-ACTS ADVISORY BOARD
The Advisory Board for UA-ACTS is composed of a number of individuals with a vested interest in the success of individuals with ASD. The Advisory Board meets two to three times each year to guide the clinical, outreach, and research activities of the UA-ACTS program. Currently, the Advisory Board includes:
- Parents of an individual with ASD
- Statewide ASD advocacy representative
- Community providers of adult ASD clinical services
- Faculty and staff from The University of Alabama, including representatives from collaborating departments and programs
- UA-ACTS directors and staff members