What is CHARTS?

CHARTS stands for Children with Hyperactivity and Autism--Research Treatment Study.

CHARTS is a multi-center study (Ohio State University, University of Pittsburgh, and University of Rochester) of Strattera (atomoxetine) and Parent Training in children with autism spectrum disorders plus ADHD symptoms.

Please visit ClinicalTrials.gov

Interview with a study participant.

Mission Statement
CHARTS is a joint effort of experts at three major universities to find the best treatment for children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders and hyperactivity.

The Autism Society, the nation’s leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism.

Parent's FAQ
Need answers? Find answers to several common questions many parents may have.

Do you have a question you would like answered by a CHARTS expert? Go to the CHARTS Mailbag to submit your question.

This multi-center trial is supported through grants from the National Institutes of Health: R01MH079080 (OSU), 1R01MH079082-01A2 (U of PITT), 1R01MH083247 (Rochester U).