Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa March 15, 2012

News8 new results for autism Autistic child arrested for shopliftingStandardNetPolice this week arrested a boy with autism on shoplifting charges after they say he walked out of a Boynton Beach Mall store with a greeting card in his hand. A Spencer Gifts store employee called police Sunday after stopping the 12-year-old boy ...See all stories on this topic »Facing autism's hard questionsPhiladelphia InquirerBy Larry …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | March 7, 2012

News9 new results for autism Returning soldier reunites with autistic sonNinemsnThe wife of a US soldier returning home has planned a touching surprise reunion with his young autistic son who he had not seen in eight months. The soldier had been in Iraq with the National Guard for eight months when he came home on December 11 last ...See all stories on this …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa January 9, 2012

News10 new results for autism Irish autism event to reveal research on early diagnosisIrish TimesTHE LATEST research on early diagnosis of autism will be unveiled at a two-day international conference at NUI Galway this week. More than 600 delegates will take part in the conference entitled Spectrum Disorder: from clinical practice to education ...See all stories on this topic »Registries of autistic children arm police …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 7, 2012

News10 new results for autism Vaccine-Autism Controversy: Wakefield Sues British Journal For Defamation in TexasCare2.com (blog)by Kristina Chew The British doctor Andrew Wakefield whose discredited study linking autism to the MMR vaccine set off a global public health scare has sued the editor-in-chief of the British Medical Journal, Fiona Godlee and also the British ...See all stories on this topic »Mother Faces Jail For Autistic Son's AbsencesCare2.com (blog)by Kristina …

The man who wants us to embrace autism | Circa August 29, 2015

Fifteen years ago, when Steve Silberman broke the story of Silicon Valley’s autism ‘epidemic’, he saw it as a problem. Now he’s changed his mind and has published a book about understanding and accepting autism spectrum disorders Sat 29 Aug 2015 02.15 EDT Fifteen years ago, Steve Silberman was working as a journalist for Wired magazine in …

Gigi Crowder talks mental health in the time of COVID-19 and racial injustice

All of Gigi Crowder’s professional life prepared her to meet the the mental health challenges Americans face right now, with the coronavirus pandemic causing high levels of anxiety and depression and the killings of Black people raising despair about racial injustice and police brutality. Crowder is the executive director of the Contra Costa chapter of …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 6, 2012

News10 new results for autism Doctor who did autism research in Austin sues medical journal, writersAustin American-StatesmanCharles Rex Arbogast/AP Andrew Wakefield wrote a paper in 1998 suggesting a link between an autism-bowel disease and the MMR vaccine. As part of a technology change, commenting will not be available on some articles for a number of months. ...See all stories on this topic »Austin American-StatesmanAutism spectrum conditions …