Matt Bogenschutz offers insight about what CARD’s bankruptcy means for the autism industry.

June 21, 2023

While the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) is one of the largest companies operating in the autism space, its bankruptcy shouldn’t be used as a bellwether for autism therapy’s future outlook. Matt Bogenschutz, associate professor at the School of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University, told BHB that the growing autism rate, advances in understanding of the condition, and improved related therapies should mean continued demand for services.