Archived | ReThink Autism Advisory Board Circa 2009 | #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

ReThink Autism: Scientific Advisory Board 2009 Bridget A. Taylor, Psy.D., BCBA Dr. Taylor currently serves as Senior Clinical Advisor and Board Chair of rethink autism’s Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Taylor has specialized in the education and treatment of children with autism for the past twenty-four years. She is the Executive Director of the Alpine Learning …

Archived | ReThink Autism: Top 10 Ways to Collaborate With Your Child’s School | Circa September 13, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Top 10 Ways to Collaborate With Your Child's School NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The beginning of a new school year is stressful for all parents but especially for those who have a child with autism. Many parents are overwhelmed with questions like: How long will it take for my child to become comfortable with his …

Archived | Rethink Autism Helps Schools Serve More Students With Autism Despite Shrinking Budgets | Circa August 2, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Rethink Autism Helps Schools Serve More Students With Autism Despite Shrinking Budgets NEW YORK, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public school administrators are facing the prospect of deeper budget cuts in cities and states nationwide. Meanwhile, schools with fewer resources are challenged to comply with the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), which guarantees "free appropriate" education …

Archived | ReThink Autism: Parents Can Learn to Teach Social and Language Skills to Children with Autism | Circa July 26, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Parents Can Learn to Teach Social and Language Skills to Children with Autism NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most common initial red flags reported by parents of children with autism is that they suspect their child may be deaf because he or she no longer responds to his or her name, and does …

Archived | Rethink Autism: Wisconsin Extends Medicaid Waiver to Cover Innovative Web-Based Autism Treatment Program | Circa June 15, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Wisconsin Extends Medicaid Waiver to Cover Innovative Web-Based Autism Treatment Program NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Wisconsin has expanded the State's care for children with autism through its Children's Long-Term Support (CLTS) Medicaid Waiver, which now covers a family's use of the Rethink Autism program (http://www.rethinkautism.com). This will be an important source of continued services for families …

Archived | ReThink Autism: Public Schools Challenged to Serve More Students with Autism Despite Budget Cuts | Circa june 7, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Public Schools Challenged to Serve More Students with Autism Despite Budget Cuts NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- School districts across the U.S. struggle with the combination of two harsh realities: an increasing intensity of budget cuts for 2010-11, and complying with the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) which guarantees "free appropriate" education to all …

Archived | Rethink Autism Helps Families Celebrate Mother’s Day | Circa May 3, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Rethink Autism Helps Families Celebrate Mother's Day NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- How does a family touched with Autism celebrate Mother's Day? That question is pondered by more families than ever before. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently estimated that an average of 1 in 110 children in the United States have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Although …