Autism Speaks: Early Intervention Found Cost Effective Through School Years | May 1, 2013 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks: Not An Autistic Ally Early Intervention Found Cost Effective Through School Years Early Start Denver Model not only achieves optimal outcomes in IQ, social interaction and brain activity, but minimizes therapies required through school years following intervention  (NEW YORK, N.Y.) May 1, 2013 – The Early Start Denver Model (ESDM), a comprehensive behavioral early …

U.N. Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressing ‘Deep Concern’ Over Long-Term Challenges for Persons with Autism, Developmental Disorders | Dec. 12, 2012 #AutisticHistory

U.N. Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressing 'Deep Concern' Over Long-Term Challenges for Persons with Autism, Developmental Disorders Autism Speaks Supports U.N. Call for Urgent Action  NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 12, 2012) – Today the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) unanimously passed a new resolution calling on governments to take urgent action to improve access to long-term …

Cure Autism Now Secures Inclusion of $2.4 Million Appropriation for National Autism Awareness and Physician Education Program  | 2003 #AutisticHistory

Cure Autism Now Secures Inclusion of $2.4 Million Appropriation for National Autism Awareness and Physician Education Program The Cure Autism Now Foundation has learned that its request for funds for a physician education and public awareness program, aimed at the early identification of children with autism, was approved for inclusion in the Federal Fiscal 2004 …

Casey Resolution Comes as CDC Announces Autism Rates Continue to Skyrocket | March 29, 2012

PUBLISHED: MARCH 29, 2012 Casey Resolution Comes as CDC Announces Autism Rates Continue to Skyrocket WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today introduced a resolution to recognize the month of April as National Autism Awareness Month to increase public awareness of the need to support individuals with autism and the family members and medical …

Cure Autism Now | AUTISM: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD | Fall 2000 #AutisticHistory

AUTISM: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD;WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM THE PAST;AND WHAT CAN WE DO RIGHT NOW? "We went to the biggest university in the city. They were supposed to specialize in developmental disorders. After the diagnosis, we came out into the hallway, and I sat down on the floor while our two year …

Cure Autism Now | Young Daughter’s Autism Presents Challenges | Dec. 20, 1998 #AutisticHistory

Hanks Family a Special Team Young Daughter's Autism Presents Challenges Article from  San Jose Mercury News By Ann Killion, Mercury News Staff Columnist December 20, 1998 - SOMETIMES WHEN we're preoccupied with sticking our sports heroes on pedestals,obsessing about their tackling ability and treating them like two-dimensional objects, we should take a moment to remember that they are just …

Autism Speaks | Feds Tell Ohio to Cover ABA Under ‘Help Me Grow’ | Sept. 13, 2013 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Feds Tell Ohio to Cover ABA Under 'Help Me Grow' September 13, 2013 COLUMBUS (Sept. 13, 2013) -- The U.S. Department of Education has directed Ohio to provide ABA for children under age 3 through its federally supported "Help Me Grow" program, stepping into a dispute that is already the subject of litigation. According to a report in …