Archived | Autism Speaks: Senate Subcommittee Approves Funding for CAA | June 21, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Senate Subcommittee Approves Funding for CAA  Bill now moves to full Senate Appropriations Committee  The Senate Labor Health and Human Services and Education Appropriation Committee today approved full funding for the Combating Autism Act as part of its fiscal 2008 spending bill. Specifically, the bill provides $53.5 million for programs at the Centers …

Autism Speaks: CDC Update On Autism Shows Gap Between Early Concerns And Formal Evaluation Risking A Delay In Intervention For Children | Circa March 31, 2016 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Autism Speaks: CDC Update On Autism Shows Gap Between Early Concerns And Formal Evaluation Risking A Delay In Intervention For Children Autism Speaks calls for personalized medical care, services and supports across the lifespan NEW YORK, March 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released its newest estimate of autism prevalence …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa December 23, 2009 #AutisticHistory

Google News Alert for: autism December 23, 2009 Tenders sought for Burnie autism centreABC OnlineTenders have been called for the construction of an autism centre in Burnie on Tasmania's north-west coast. The Autism Specific centre will employ six ...See all stories on this topicAutistic children try their hand at sailingThe Northwest Florida Daily NewsSteven's autism normally causes him to fidget, scream, leave his mother's side and …

Archived | Autism Treatment Crisis: Insufficient Number of Providers to Meet Alarming Increase in Need | Circa December 23, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Rethink: not an autistic ally Autism Treatment Crisis: Insufficient Number of Providers to Meet Alarming Increase in Need NEW YORK, Dec. 23, 2009 — According to a study recently released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, it is estimated that approximately 673,000 children aged 3-21 have …

Archived | ReThink Autism: Key Components of an Effective School-Based Autism Program | Circa January 26, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 637,000 children ages 3-17 in the U.S. (or 1 in 91) had a current Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis in 2007 according to a widely accepted study(1) published in Pediatrics. That represents a 67% increase from a previous estimate by the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network, which …

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: 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 …