Archived | Autism Speaks and The New York Center for Autism to Celebrate “A New Decade for Autism” at May 9 Benefit Dinner | Circa April 20, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NBC Dateline's Stone Phillips to Emcee and NYC Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein Will Give Keynote Speech  NBC News' Stone Phillips will serve as master of ceremonies and New York City Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein will be the special guest and keynote speaker at “A New Decade for Autism,” a special fundraising dinner benefiting …

Archived | Autism Speaks Makes First Major Funding Commitment, Supporting Development Of Unprecedented National Autism Database | Circa January 17, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Initial $2.26 Million Award Funds Project That Will Serve as a Unique Resource For Families and Researchers  (New York, New York -- January 17, 2006) -- Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness about the growing autism health crisis and raising funds for critical autism research, today announced that its board of directors has …

Archived | President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act | Circa September 30, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. E-SpeaksSeptember 30, 2011  The White HousePresident Obama Signs CARA Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright, along with Board Member Billy Mann, joined President Obama at a White House ceremony renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years.  In …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Employment: Working with Autism | Circa June 24, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. e-SpeaksWeek of June 24, 2011 At work at Roses for Autism, an Autism Speaks Family Services Community Grant recipient  Autism in the Workplace Autism Speaks Family Services is pleased to highlight individuals with autism who are working as well as testimonials from their employers in Autism in the Workplace. …

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 …

Archived | Autism Society Conference Just Three Weeks Away; Autism Community Mourns Passing of Dr. Ted Carr | Circa July 2, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NEWS Autism Society Conference Just Three Weeks Away Don’t miss the Autism Society National Conference in St. Charles, Ill., July 22-25. This year’s conference offers many unique opportunities. The Autism Society has invited First Lady Michelle Obama to participate in the July 24 keynote panel on public policy and autism. We have also launched our …

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 …