Archived | Autism Speaks: ABC’S Nightline Features ASD Video Glossary | Circa October 15, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

ABC'S Nightline Features ASD Video Glossary The Oct. 15 episode of ABC's Nightline featured the new ASD video glossary recently launched by Autism Speaks, FirstSigns and Florida State University. Autism Speaks President Mark Roithmayr and Dr. Amy M. Wetherby, director of Florida State University's FIRST WORDS Project, appeared in the segment. Read about the segment on the ABC …

Archived | 2008 Pilot Awards (Summer) | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Matthew Belmonte, Ph.D.Cornell University$119,968 for 2 yearsVideo game environments for the integrative study of perception, attention and social cognition in autism and autism sibs Autism's social and communicative deficits are its most obvious and debilitating symptoms. Less appreciated are the lower-level, non-social symptoms, such as enhanced sensory perception, narrow and inflexible attention, and executive abnormalities …

Archived: Autism Speaks | Northern California June Newsletter | Circa June 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably don’t work anymore. June 2009  Northern California June Newsletter NORTHERN CALIFORNIA'S WALK NOW FOR AUTISM EVENTSThank you for your continued support of our community Walk Now for Autism events.  Upcoming:Sacramento – October 4th at Raley Fieldwww.walknowforautism.org/sacramento Central Valley – October 17th at Modesto Junior College, West Campuswww.walknowforautism.org/centralvalley Past:Bay Area – took place …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably no longer work. e-Speaks || June 12, 2009 New Online Resource Created to Aid First Responders Autism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Northern California Newsletter, Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism | Circa June 12, 2009

Northern California Community bayarea@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Jun 12, 2009, 11:17 AMto Genevieve June 2009  Northern California June Newsletter    NORTHERN CALIFORNIA'S WALK NOW FOR AUTISM EVENTSThank you for your continued support of our community Walk Now for Autism events.Upcoming:Sacramento – October 4th at Raley Fieldwww.walknowforautism.org/sacramento Central Valley – October 17th at Modesto Junior College, West Campuswww.walknowforautism.org/centralvalley  Past:Bay Area – took place May 30th at History Park in San Jose. You can …

Archived | Autism Speaks Los Angeles June Newsletter | Circa June 4, 2008

Autism Speaks Los Angeles Chapter losangeles@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Wed, Jun 4, 2008, 1:52 PMto Genevieve June NewsletterHas it really been a whole month since the Los Angeles Walk? Since walk day we have increased our total with an additional $142,000!  That’s quite an accomplishment but we need your help to hit our goal of $2 million!  The website will stay open until the …