Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 4, 2020

autismDaily update ⋅ May 4, 2020NEWS Teen with Autism crafts Autism Awareness keychains to spread the word during pandemicFOX 29SAN ANTONIO- A local teen is making Autism Awareness keychains, with orders from all over the United States and with 30 percent of proceeds going ...Flag as irrelevant Teen with Autism crafts Autism Awareness keychains to spread the word during pandemicWOAI30 percent of the proceeds will go to the San Antonio Autism Treatment …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Jenny McCarthy Press Tour for “Louder Than Words” | Circa September 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #Pseudoscience

Jenny McCarthy Press Tour for "Louder Than Words" Jenny McCarthy recently completed a press tour to discuss her new book "Louder than Words." McCarthy appeared on ABC's 20/20, Good Morning America, ABC Radio, The View, and Larry King Live.  McCarthy also appeared on Oprah and was featured on the cover of People magazine and in a video segment at people.com.  Jenny McCarthy is a …

Archived | Autism Society applauds Congressional review of environmental research; Advocates for employment policy change | Circa August 12, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NEWS In Memoriam: O. Ivar LovaasThe Autism Society is saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. O. Ivar Lovaas, an esteemed pioneer in the development of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Dr. Lovaas, an emeritus member of the Autism Society’s Panel of Professional Advisors, passed away on August 2. He suffered from Alzheimer’s disease during …

What Are You Going To Do About Your Celebrity Bully Problem, @AutismSpeaks? Autistic Mother of Autistic Kids Asking

I was already NOT a fan of @AutismSpeaks in 2008. I am a mother of Autistic kids. I am Autistic. William Shatner believes me to be ‘misguided’ about Autistic activism and, I suppose, raising my kids to be self-advocates, and making sure I state #AutisticAndProud so loudly the younger generation can find us and know …

Clovis Unified ‘ignored warning signs’, opened up special needs girl to sexual attacks

A new lawsuit claims Clovis Unified mishandled a sexual attack on a special needs teenager and opened her up for a second attack on the same campus. FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A new lawsuit claims Clovis Unified mishandled a sexual attack on a special needs teenager and opened her up for a second attack on …

Transgender and gender-diverse individuals are more likely to be autistic and report higher autistic traits | Circa August 7, 2020

Transgender and gender-diverse adults are three to six times more likely as cisgender adults (individuals whose gender identity corresponds to their sex assigned at birth) to be diagnosed as autistic, according to a new study by scientists at the University of Cambridge’s Autism Research Centre. This research, conducted using data from over 600,000 adult individuals, …