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Mentors and Advisory Board

UA-ACTS Mentors

Students who participate in this program will each be assigned a mentor as their primary contact in the program. The mentor will be an advanced undergraduate student who is majoring in psychology, communicative disorders, or a related field. All mentors must complete an interview process and training prior to starting in this role.

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