This is the Lifting Individuals and Families through Empowerment (LIFE) research team. We are proud to share the work our team members and collaborators have been doing.

Our vision is to understand the needs, provide meaningful research work and information for families and individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other related disabilities in enhancing their quality of life and community integration. Our team members consists of faculty, master’s level students, doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows, and community partners from different disciplines and aspects of life and from different countries.

You will see a brief bio for each of our team members, collaborators, as well as the various research projects and activities we have engaged and are actively engaging in. We strive to share the work we have done, as well as to connect the community through the common goal and passion of support for information dissemination for the family and autism community.