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Archived | ASA Gears Up for Autism Awareness Month | Circa March 26, 2009

ASA Gears Up for Autism Awareness MonthInboxx Autism Society of America asanet@autism-society.org via bounce.convio.netMar 26, 2009, 2:43 PMto me If you are unable to view the message below, please go to http://www.autism-society.org/site/MessageViewer/. Autism Society of America’s e-newsletterVISIT OUR WEBSITE BECOME AN ASA MEMBER RENEW MEMBERSHIP WAYS TO HELP DONATE ONLINEIN THIS ISSUEASA News >>Advocacy >>Research […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: Northern California Newsletter, Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism | Circa June 12, 2009

Northern California Community bayarea@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Fri, Jun 12, 2009, 11:17 AM to Genevieve June 2009   Northern California June Newsletter     NORTHERN CALIFORNIA’S WALK NOW FOR AUTISM EVENTS Thank you for your continued support of our community Walk Now for Autism events. Upcoming:Sacramento – October 4th at Raley Fieldwww.walknowforautism.org/sacramento  Central Valley – October 17th at Modesto Junior College, West Campuswww.walknowforautism.org/centralvalley   Past: Bay Area – took place May […]

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Archived | e-speaks Autism Speaks Newsletter | Circa May 9, 2008

Florida Passes Autism Insurance Legislation On May 2, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 2654, an important first step in requiring insurance carriers to provide coverage of evidence-based, medically necessary autism therapies. Senate Bill 2654 – passed by the House in the very last minutes of the legislative session — requires that insurance companies cover […]

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Autism Speaks Promotes Autistic Abuse & Calls It "Inclusion" | Eve Reiland

ABA (Applied Behavioural Analysis) Doesn’t Work. Year, after year, it doesn’t work. The Department of Defense even said so, AGAIN. But we’re getting ABA shoved down our throats from birth to death by Autism Speaks. Even in adult work programs. A$ has done a good one here with the $$$ trade commodifying Autistic people for their […]

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“The effectiveness of applied behavioral techniques for autism remains unproven. Year after year" | SLP Neurodiversity Collective

12/15/19 was the promised release date at the #ASHA19 Town Hall, but here we are, still awaiting the BCS-ASD Committee’s release of CCC-SLP list of “competencies.” These are the competencies the BCBA-heavy committee will require in order for CCC-SLPs to become an “Autism Certified Specialist.” #SLPs #speechlanguagepathologists #SLPeeps In the meantime, let’s remember that:“The Department of Defense reported to Congress […]