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Google Alert – autism | Circa Nov 14, 2013

Thu, Nov 14, 2013, 11:00 AM | Google Alert – autism

News10 new results for autism
Why Autism Speaks Doesn’t Speak For MeForbesAutism Speaks, founded in 2005 by Bob and Suzanne Wright, sometimes seems to have taken over the entire conversation about autism in this country, what See all stories on this topic »
Autism society organizes haircuts for childrenKOB.comMost of us take getting a haircut for granted, but for children with autism He has autism spectrum disorder, and sometimes getting a haircut can be difficult.See all stories on this topic »
After Avonte, Schools to Change Training, Consider Panic ButtonsWall Street Journal (blog)New York City schools officials will beef up training in schools and consider using panic buttons as the search continues for a student with autism who See all stories on this topic »Wall Street Journal (blog)
Who does Autism Speaks speak for?San Francisco Chronicle (blog)I am feeling very discouraged by the recent remarks by Suzanne Wright, who founded AutismSpeaks with her husband, Bob Wright, former CEO of NBC.See all stories on this topic »
Autistic residentfinds purpose with help of locally founded nonprofitThousand Oaks AcornFor three years the Thousand Oaks resident, who was diagnosed with autism as a child, tried desperately to keep up with his studies and pass his classes at See all stories on this topic »
Autistic children on Medicaid missing out on crucial therapyOrlando SentinelAt 18 months, K.G. was diagnosed with autism. K.G. banged his head against a wall, bit himself, incessantly threw tantrums, barely made eye contact or spoke See all stories on this topic »
Girls ‘hide autism better than boys’Courier MailTeachers are six times more likely to identify boys as having autismspectrum  Boys and girls previously identified as having attributes of autism were more See all stories on this topic »Jersey Evening Post
Teens, Adults With Autism Need More SupportPsychiatric NewsRecipient(s) will receive an email with a link (good for 72 hours) to ‘Teens, Adults With Autism Need More Support’ and do not need to have Psychiatric News See all stories on this topic »
Sharjah boy conquers autism with new therapygulfnews.comThe news brings hope to the one in 50 children who are estimated to have autism worldwide, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, See all stories on this topic »gulfnews.com
Book, app help teens with autism make friendsMedical XpressSocially challenged teens and young adults, such as those with autism, often have trouble making and keeping friends and can become easy targets for bullying See all stories on this topic »
Blogs10 new results for autism
Genetics: Spontaneous mutation links dopamine to autism – SFARI.orgValerie RossA newly discovered spontaneous mutation, described 27 August in Molecular Psychiatry, links autism to changes in the regulation of the chemical messenger SFARI.org – Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
ASAN-AAC Statement on Autism Speaks’ DC “Policy Summit LydiaBrownASAN-AAC Statement on Autism Speaks’ DC “Policy Summit”Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Combination of Stresses and Exposures Produce Autism Behaviors Jessica SachsResearchers explore how different combinations of maternal stress, dietary deficiency and toxic exposure might predispose to autism.Science News | Autism Speaks
Neurons made from teeth may aid autism research — SFARI.org Jessica WrightCells extracted from baby teeth, which fall out on their own, may be better suited than skin cells for making induced neurons to use in autism research, suggests SFARI.org – Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
You Can’t Ignore These Autism Care Advocates | Enabled KidsJanice YeungDr. Parish illustrated the context of healthcare services for children with autism in the U.S. and explained why the costs of healthcare for this population is Enabled Kids
Kursaal: Scientific and Organisational Success at the World Autism adminKursaal has been home to, among other conferences, IMFAR (International Meeting for AutismResearch), the most important international scientific meeting on ICCA Iberian Chapter
Do you support Autism Speaks? – Autism Politics, Activism, and Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2013 7:22 am Post subject: Do you support Autism  As long as the leadership of Autism Speaks sees us as damaged sub-humans, I will Wrong Planet Asperger / Autism Forums
Autism Waiver – Parents’ Discussion – Wrong PlanetPosted: Wed Nov 13, 2013 11:50 am Post subject: Autism Waiver, Reply with quote. So my 3.5yr old daughter has been picked for the Autism Waiver in our state Wrong Planet Asperger / Autism Forums
CynthiaParkhill: John Elder Robison resigns from Autism SpeaksCynthia ParkhillJohn Elder Robison has resigned from his seats on Science and Treatment Boards with AutismSpeaks. His action came in the wake of an op-ed by Autism CynthiaParkhill
Countering…: F*ck You, Autism Speaks.K WomblesSuzanne Wright, on behalf of my three wonderful, vibrant autistic children, I salute  I would say shame on you, Autism Speaks, but your founders and leaders Countering…
Web4 new results for autism
Autism Speaks to Washington Kicks Off | News | Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks to Washington (#AS2DC), a 3-day national policy and action summit, kicked off in the nation’s capital with an event honoring the Congressional www.autismspeaks.org/news/…/autism-speaks-washington-kic…
IU study of gaze patterns in autism uses semi-naturalistic approach IU study reveals common gaze patterns of adults with autism, using a “semi-naturalistic” approach and an episode of “The Office” to understand how those with news.indiana.edu/…/iu/…/kennedy-gaze-patterns-in-autism.sht…
2013 Walk Now for Autism Speaks: Philadelphia – Event InformationLearn More About Autism Speaks  Autism Speaks is proud of our signature fundraising event which brings together hundreds of thousands of participants www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/…/helpEventInfo.asp?…
Archdeacon to run 100k next year to raise autism awareness Christian Today > The Venerable Dr David Jenkins, Archbishop of Sudbury, is set to compete in ten 10K races in 2014 to raise awareness and money for www.christiantoday.com/article/archdeacon.to…/34670.htm

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