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 | e-Speaks: World Autism Awareness Day; Autism Treatment Acceleration Act Introduced | Circa April 3, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work. e-Speaks || April 3, 2009 Global Events Celebrate World Autism Awareness Day The second-annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) was held on April 2 and celebrated with events worldwide. In New York City, Autism Speaks began the day by ringing the opening bellof the New York Stock …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Awareness Month Activities; World Autism Awareness Day; Kickoff for a Cure; Insurance Reform Bills | Circa March 20, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

e-Speaks || March 20, 2009 Autism Speaks Announces Autism Awareness Month Activities Autism Speaks announced its corporate and awareness activities for the month of April this week. April is Autism Awareness month and there are many ways to get involved around the country. Toys"R"Us, TJ Maxx, Modell's Sporting Goods, Build-a-Bear Workshop, Lindt, Discovery Health and …

Florida mom facing murder charge after autistic son, 9, found dead, police say | FOX 13 Tampa Bay

A Florida woman who authorities say initially told them her 9-year-old son was kidnapped now faces a murder charge in connection with his death.   BOY WITH AUTISM, 9, FOUND DEAD IN FLORIDA AFTER ABDUCTION; AMBER ALERT CANCELED An Amber Alert had been issued Thursday night regarding Alejandro, whom authorities were initially told was abducted from outside a Home …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa July 22, 2008

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comTue, Jul 22, 2008, 9:13 AMto wordDrag0n Google News Alert for: autism CombiMatrix's Newly Updated Autism Test Gains Market AttentionMarketWatch - USAannounced today that it has launched an updated version of its ATScan(tm) test for pre-disposition screening for autism, through its wholly owned subsidiary …See all stories on …

Archived | Autism Speaks: In Their Own Words – Sheer Determination | Circa May 7, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, May 7, 2010, 12:09 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || May 7, 2010HHS Secretary Sebelius Speaks on Administration's Autism Agenda at April 30 IACC MeetingHealth and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins kicked off the April 30 meeting of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC). In addition to announcing the new members of the IACC, including Autism Speaks' …

Archived | Autism Speaks: IAN Reports on Driving and Autism Spectrum Disorder | Circa March 12, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Mar 12, 2010, 6:08 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || March 12, 2010Light It Up Blue on April 1On April 1, the eve of World Autism Awareness Day, Autism Speaks is asking the world to "Light It Up Blue" and shine a light on autism. Famous buildings and landmarks around the world, including the Empire State Building, will be lit up …