Archived | Autism Speaks: CAN Co-founder Publishes Book on Autism | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks: CAN Co-founder Publishes Book on Autism Portia Iversen, Cure Autism Now co-founder, has just released her long-awaited book Strange Son: Two Mothers, Two Sons, and the Quest to Unlock the Hidden World of Autism. Iversen and her husband Jon Shestack founded CAN to find a cure and increase understanding of those affected by autism, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Wright Addresses UN | Circa June 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Wright Addresses UN Group  On Thursday, June 28, Autism Speaks co-founder Suzanne Wright spoke at the United Nations' briefing titled Autism: Raising Awareness, Changing Attitudes presented by the Department of Public Information, Non-Governmental Organizations. The DPI/NGO presents weekly briefings and this one, the last of the season, focused on autism. It began with a screening of the …