Autism Speaks | Unprecedented National Town Hall Meeting Will Help Develop Policy Agenda for Addressing The Unique Needs Of Adults with Autism | Oct. 1, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an autistic ally Unprecedented National Town Hall Meeting Will Help Develop Policy Agenda for Addressing The Unique Needs Of Adults with Autism More Than 1,000 Individuals with Autism, Family Members, Advocates, Service Providers, Community Members and Elected Officials Will Gather at 16 Sites Nationwide  NEW YORK, N.Y. (October 1, 2009) – Advancing …

Autism Votes | Autism Speaks Applauds Speaker Dennis O’Brien and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for Passage of Historic Autism Legislation | July 17, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

#BanABA Autism Speaks Applauds Speaker Dennis O'Brien and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for Passage of Historic Autism Legislation (HARRISBURG, PA - July 17, 2007) Autism Speaks today lauded Speaker Dennis O'Brien and his colleagues in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for passing landmark autism legislation and called on the State Senate to follow suit. The …

Autism Speaks | AutismVotes.org: MODEL AUTISM INSURANCE ACT | 2008 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

Ban ABA Autism Votes: An Autism Speaks Initiative MODEL AUTISM INSURANCE ACT A.  A health insurance policy will provide coverage for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders and the treatment of autism spectrum disorders in individuals less than twenty-one years of age.  To the extent that the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders and the treatment of autism spectrum disorders are not already covered by …

Autism Speaks: Housing and Residential Support at the Autism Investment Conference | March 5, 2014 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

#NotAnAutisticAlly Housing and Residential Support at the Autism Investment Conference Date: March 05, 2014 Autism Speaks showcases innovative models for supporting adults with autism through housing and residential services  The second day of the 2014 Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference opened with a focus on residential support for adults on the autism spectrum. “Adults with autism …

Archive | Geraldine ”Geri” Dawson of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#notAnAutisticAlly Geri Dawson of Autism Speaks Geraldine Dawson became Autism Speaks' first Chief Science Officer in January of 2008. In this role, Geri serves as the scientific leader of Autism Speaks, working with the scientific community; stakeholders, and science staff, to shape, expand, and communicate the foundation's scientific vision and strategy.  Prior to joining Autism …

Archive | Dana Marnane of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly Dana Marnane National Director of Communications and Marketing Dana Marnane is the director of communications and marketing and oversees all aspects of Autism Speaks' communication strategy. She joined the organization in October 2006. She has spent the last ten years with national retailer Lord & Taylor in its public relations and special events department. …

Archive | Ann Boeker Gibbons of Autism Speaks, Maryland Autism Project & NAAR | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#notAnAutitsicAlly Madison House Foundation friends Ann Gibbons, Exec. Director of Autism Speaks, & Marjorie Robinson of Autism Speaks at the 2009 Autism Training Institute. Ann Boeker Gibbons Ann Boeker Gibbons, a former attorney and investment banker, is an information technology consultant in Chevy Chase, Maryland. In 1998, she founded the Maryland Autism Project to open …