Archived | Parents push  for autism cure | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Portia Iversen and Jonathan Shestack during Cure Autism Now Celebrates Third Annual "Acts of Love" - Arrivals at Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J.Sciulli/WireImage for Cure Autism Now) [Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to …

Archived | Inside the autism treatment maze | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

[Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to show how the Wrights, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and pals used their privilege purposefully to drown out the voices of the Autistic community and others.] Inside the autism treatment maze No single approach …

Archived | Autistic man expresses himself with the piano | Circa April 2004 #AutisticHistory

Screenshot of MSNBC News article: Autistic Man Expresses Himself With The Piano. Text below. [Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to show how the Wrights, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and pals used their privilege purposefully to drown out the voices …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Message From Suzanne Wright | Circa February 10, 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Screenshot of Autism Speaks message from Suzanne Wright in 2005. Full text below. 2/10/2005 On March 1, 2004, my family and I huddled in a sitting room at Columbia University Medical Center, awaiting the diagnosis of my then-2 ½-year-old grandson. A physician entered and delivered the words we most feared: "He has autism."  Thus our …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Expert Interviews: Dr. Gary Goldstein, Kennedy Krieger Institute | Circa 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Kennedy Krieger Institute Expert interviews Dr. Gary GoldsteinPresident, Kennedy Krieger InstituteClinical Scientific Advisor, Autism Speaks Dr. Gary Goldstein is a white-skin man with silver hair and is wearing a dark suit with a light blue shirt and red tie. Dr. Gary Goldstein discusses the current focus of autism research and the urgent need to conduct …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention) | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention) Autism Speaks maintains a commitment to early diagnosis and early intervention programs through pilot studies, fellowships and support of the High Risk Baby Siblings Research Consortium. In September of this year, Autism Speaks expanded this commitment by inviting applications for funding from researchers studying individuals at risk …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Summaries of Funded Studies | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Summaries of Funded Studies (Augmentation and Bridge)  "Augmentation" Grants Designed to Supplement or Expand the Scope of Existing Projects In light of a tighter federal research budget, Autism Speaks initiated an “augmentation” funding mechanism designed to supplement or expand the scope of existing NIH and CDC-funded research projects. The additional funds included in these research …