Video | The 2007 Autism Hearing That Didn’t Include Autistics But Did Include Senator Tom Harkin, Autism Society of America and Autism Speaks, Pt. 1

https://youtu.be/ZyQkrYOw13U Autism Speaks, Autism Society of America, Bradley Whitford, Tom Insel, Bob Wright, Marguerite Colston and other Autism organizations and influencers speak at the Autism Treatment and Research Hearing about controversial therapies in 2007. Autistics weren’t included.  There was a lot happening back in 2007. In the United States, the Combating Autism Act had just …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Child Magazine Honors Wrights | Circa May 9, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Child Magazine Honors Wrights Autism Speaks Co-founders Receive "Children's Champion Award" Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright were honored by The Meredith Corporation with the "Children's Champion Award" on May 9 in New York City. Actor and autism advocate Bradley Whitford presented the award to the Wrights. Award recipients are recognized for improving the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Celebs Put Their Foot Down for Autism Fundraiser | Circa April 19, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Celebs Put Their Foot Down for Autism Fundraiser  Support Autism Awareness Month and bid on shirts with celebrity foot prints at http://www.clothesoffourback.org from April 19 – April 30. Designer and philanthropist Donald J Pliner is asking everyone he knows to take a step together to finding a cure for autism. Pliner has asked his celebrity friends …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 6: Celebrity Influencers & Autism Organizations That Spoke For Autistics In 2007 | Eve Reiland

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. With Eve Reiland https://open.spotify.com/episode/0NKNysFL0rWrqxI5LDL27t?si=Vdgl333KSuSgFqDV46Sqyw Autism Speaks, Autism Society of America, Bradley Whitford and other Autism organizations and influencers speak at the Autism Treatment and Research Hearing about controversial therapies in 2007. TW: Filicide ideation, suicide ideation, tragedy narrative, autistic conversation therapy, aba, functioning labels, ableism, legislation without representation, stigma, ‘autism community,’ and …

The Discover Magazine Article Bob Wright, Co-founder of Autism Speaks, Wanted The World To Read – So He Saved The Company, Bought Every Copy And Distributed Them Himself | #AutisticHistory 2007

Trigger Warning: Filicide, suicide, murder, ableism, exclusion, tragedy narrative, autism myth, othering and words like ‘kidnapped’ and more. https://youtu.be/Su-D1PKE0Zg In 2007 there was an Autism Treatment and Research Hearing in the United States. This hearing included a panel of parents of Autistics, and parents from parent-founded organizations. They brought in actor, Bradley Whitford, to speak …

Archived | Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Treatment Research | Circa April 17, 2007

TREATMENT RESEARCH Senator Harkin. I wanted to ask you a question, and I'm glad my panels are still here for Dr. Gerberding, Dr. Insel. In this party, in Discover magazine, there's some interesting, interesting language about different approaches to treating kids, people with autism. There's some indication that using chelation therapy, chelation therapy, which I'm …

Archived | Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Autism In Other Countries & Allocation for Autism | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

AUTISM IN OTHER COUNTRIESSenator Harkin. Well, Dr. Gerberding, obviously, CDC during your epidemiological studies also, I'm wondering, are they also looking at some of these environmental factors? Second, has CDC looked at autism rates in other countries? Has any research been done to see if countries in Europe and Asia have different autism prevalence rates? …