Autism Transition to Adulthood Initiative (ATTAIN)


ATTAIN identifies evidence-based scalable transition practices for the vulnerable population of youth with autism receiving Supplemental Security Income. It leverages existing longitudinal data from a transition-focused randomized control trial.

Project Activities

  • Identify predictors of post-school success for youth with autism.
  • Establish a nationally-representative longitudinal survey of young adults with autism.
  • Develop and share assets for self-advocates, families, educators, and service providers.

Contact Information

Hassan Enayati

201 Dolgen Hall,
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Funding Agencies

Gift from K. Lisa Yang

Principal Investigator

Hassan Enayati

Collaborating Partners

Research Team: Katie Brendli and Leslie Shaw