Research Information

Adams Autism Research Page:

ASU Autism/Asperger's Research Program:

Autism Research Institute:

GFCF and Other Diets

Autism Research Institute, Special Diets 

Find Farmer's Markets Near You

Books on How to Implement GFCF and Other Special Diets

Nourishing Hope for Autism, by Julie Matthews, BS, NC

Special Diets for Special Kids , by Lisa Lewis

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, Updated and Revised: The Ultimate Guide to the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet by Pamela Compart M.D., Dana Laake R.D.H. M.S. L.D.N., Jon B. Pangborn Ph.D. F.A.I.C. and Sidney MacDonald Baker M.D. (Apr 1, 2012)

Nourishing Meals by Alissa Segersten and Tom Malterre

Digestive Wellness by Elizabeth Lipski 

Parent Organizations (with info on nutritional/dietary interventions)

Generation Rescue –


Physicians Familiar with Special Diets and Nutritional Supplements for Children/Adults with Autism

Note: Physicians cannot do phone consults until they have had a face to face meeting with families.

Sharon McDonough-Means, MD
Tucson, AZ (with visits to Phoenix, AZ)
Phone (520) 247-0405  
email: [email protected] 

Lifestream Wellness Clinic

Lyme Treatment Center of AZ

Dr. Ken Mitchell

4921 East Bell Road, Suite 203 

Scottsdale, AZ  85254

P: 602-441-3455

F: 602-682-7100

Nutritionists Familiar with Special Diets for Children/Adults with Autism

Note: Most nutritionists can do phone consults, so they can be reached from anywhere.

Julie Matthews
Box 170061
San Francisco, CA 94117-0061
Phone (415) 235-2960
Fax (415) 520-0527
Appointments & Events: [email protected] 

Kelly M. Barnhill, MBA, CN, CCN
Director of Clinical Care
Johnson Center for Child Health & Development (Texas)
email: [email protected]

Vicki Kobliner MS RDN
Holcare Nutrition
3 Hollyhock Road
Wilton, CT 06897
Phone (203) 834-9949
email: [email protected]

Nutritionists in Australia

Feeding Therapy Information

Just Take a Bite by Lori Ernsperger and Tania Stegen-Hanson