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5 Things You Should Know About Autism and Homelessness | Autism Housing Network | November 13, 2017

For the past four years, I worked for 801 East Shelter/Transitional Rehabilitation Program in many roles and completed more than 500 intake interviews/screenings. I observed a majority of those individuals had co-occurring disabilities, i.e., substance abuse and mental health issues. Having interned for Madison House Autism Foundation, I have looked back to those intake sessions and think […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa November 8, 2017

autismDaily update ⋅ November 8, 2017 NEWS  Watertown autism nonprofit gets influential role in Tony-winning playWicked Local WatertownAsperger/Autism Network (AANE)–based at 51 Water St.–has partnered with SpeakEasy Stage Co. in support of the launch of the play “The Curious …Flag as irrelevant  People with Autism Are Filling a Void in the WorkplaceAutism Parenting Magazine (blog)The future job market is looking bright for many […]

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VAXXED pulled in over $1.3M in donations, and most of it went to Wakefield and Tommey’s company | Circa November 19,2018

By Matt Carey A few years ago Andrew Wakefield (one of Time Magazine’s Great Science Frauds) headed a team promoting a faux documentary called “Vaxxed”. I wrote about this film a great deal at the time, but suffice it to say it exemplified much of what is wrong with the way the anti-vaccine community uses and abuses […]

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Denis Leary Explains His Autism-Slamming Remarks | HuffPost | Circa November 16, 2008

  11/16/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011 Wednesday excerpts of Denis Leary’s book were published in which the comedian mocks the diagnosis of autism. “There is a huge boom in autism right now because inattentive mothers and competitive dads want an explanation for why their dumb-ass kids can’t compete academically.” Since the release he has […]

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Denis Leary Slams Autism As A Joke | HuffPost | Circa November 15, 2008

DENIS Leary should brace himself for hate mail from the parents of kids diagnosed with autism. In his new book, “Why We Suck: A Feel-Good Guide to Staying Fat, Loud, Lazy and Stupid,” the joke-slinging “Rescue Me” star writes about the brain disorder: “There is a huge boom in autism right now because inattentive mothers […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa November 22, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comNov 22, 2008, 9:04 PM Google News Alert for: autism Researchers attempt to solve the mystery of autismInside Bay Area – Oakland,CA,USABell and 100 other mothers are participating in the MARBLES study, or Markers of Autism Risk in Babies Learning Early Signs. The study focuses on women who […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa November 10, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comNov 10, 2008, 9:54 PM Google News Alert for: autism Heartbeats: Help is out there for siblings of autism sufferersScarlet Scuttlebutt – East Brunswick,NJ,USABy JEFF WEBER • Staff Writer • November 11, 2008 Autism is a serious brain-development disorder, affecting about one in every 500 people. …See all […]