Archived | Autism Speaks: Subcommittee Holds Hearing on the Role of Medicaid for Americans with Disabilities | Circa January 16, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Washington, DC (January 16, 2008) – The House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Congressman Frank J. Pallone (NJ), held a hearing on Wednesday, January 16, 2008, investigating Medicaid's role in the lives of individuals with disabilities. The hearing, entitled “Helping Families with Needed Care: Medicaid's Critical Role for Americans …

Archived | Dingell, Pallone Highlight Committee’s Commitment to Disabled Americans | Circa January 16, 2008

For Immediate Release: January 16, 2008Contact: Jodi Seth or Brin Frazier, 202-225-5735 Dingell, Pallone Highlight Committee’s Commitment to Disabled Americans Washington, DC –The Committee on Energy and Commerce held its first hearing of the year today to examine Medicaid coverage for people with disabilities. The Subcommittee on Health hearing, entitled “Helping Families with Needed Care: Medicaid’s Critical …

Archived | Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Prepared Statement of Senator Richard J. Durbin | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

PREPARED STATEMENTSenator Durbin. A few miles away from you live---- Mrs. Colston. I can't move there.Senator Durbin [continuing]. The schools cannot provide the basic care that these children need. I think, I want to salute again my chairman, it sounds like I'm doing my best to get on his good side, but he had been …

Archived | Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Autism In Other Countries & Allocation for Autism | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

AUTISM IN OTHER COUNTRIESSenator Harkin. Well, Dr. Gerberding, obviously, CDC during your epidemiological studies also, I'm wondering, are they also looking at some of these environmental factors? Second, has CDC looked at autism rates in other countries? Has any research been done to see if countries in Europe and Asia have different autism prevalence rates? …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate: Autistic Conversion Therapy & Legislation Without Representation | Eve Reiland

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3BAks8aCWCbaxWyzoD33GU?si=JBAm_QERR8uucx1w408H9Q Podcast Episode 5: Autistic Conversion Therapy & Legislation Without Representation [Not An Exact Transcript] In this episode: Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC) in the news. News StoriesJRC History with Lydia X. Z. BrownASAN StatmentAutistic Women & Non-Binary Network (AWN) StatementCall-To-Action and walk-through on AutisticSciencePerson.com#StopTheShock Some Autistic Culture and Langauge … Talking Autistic Community & Autism …

The Parent-Led “Autism Revolution” Is All About ABA | #BanABA #StopTheShock

https://youtu.be/c1tXAaKTjvQ Is The Parent-Led “Autism Revolution” For Real? Since When Did “Autism Advocacy” (Not The Same As Autistic Advocacy) Not Have Complete Influence On Legislation For Autistics In The United States?  I’m not sure where I first saw the term “parent-led autism revolution” this past couple of days, maybe weeks now … but it’s stuck …

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 …