Archived | Early detection of autism improves chances: Treatment at younger ages leads to better recovery | Circa July 2004 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of MSNBC story in 2004. Full 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 of the Autistic community and …

Archived | Autism Society Of America: Complementary Approaches | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Society of America logo with text: Founded by Bernard Rimland and Ivar Lovaas [Note: Autism Society of America is NOT an Autistic Ally and have promoted incredibly harmful and abusive therapies in their history. The founders are Bernard Rimland and Ivar Lovaas.] Complementary Approaches While early educational intervention is key to improving the lives …

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 2007 Treatment Grants | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks 2007 Treatment Grants 2007 Pilot Grants 2007 Basic and Clinical Awards 2007 Treatment Grants Eugene Arnold, M.D., ME.D. Ohio State University $173,219 for 3 years Neuronal Nicotonic Receptor Modulation in the Treatment of Autism: A Pilot Trial of Mecamylamine There is currently no FDA-approved medication for the core symptoms of autism. New directions for therapy need to …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) 2005 Research Awards | #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Screenshot of 2005 Research Awards Front Page. Text below. 2005_naar_research_supplementDownload The National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) is the first organization in the country dedicated to funding and accelerating biomedical research to unravel the mysteries of autism and find a cure. Founded in 1994 by parents of children …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa January 7, 2018

autismDaily update ⋅ January 7, 2018NEWS Autism Rates Appear to Have Finally Plateaued in The US, But Doctors Don't Know WhyScienceAlertBased on surveys of more than 30,000 parents, the number of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) was 2.41 percent in the US between 2014 and 2016, with no statistically significant increase across that time. However, the new estimate from the …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa December 8, 2012

[Note: Links are original to the email and most likely don’t work anymore.] News8 new results for autism Learning to Understand His Son's Autism, Discovering Federal Policy GapsNational JournalThe National Journal Political Landscape is a weekly conversation about the news of the day with National Journal writers, editors and outside experts. Ron Fournier, National Journal's editorial director, called it …