Autism Speaks | Summary of 2009 Autism Insurance Reform Bills in Georgia | 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Summary of 2009 Autism Insurance Reform Bills in Georgia: (as sent to the House floor) Senate Bill 161 "Ava's Law"- Sponsored by State Senator Johnny Grant (25th district) House Bill 426 "Ava's Law"- Sponsored by State Representative Katie Dempsey (13th district)  Requires private health insurance companies to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of …

CalABA Honors Autism Speaks’ Lorri Unumb with Leadership in Advocacy Award | Feb. 22, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

MORRO BAY, CA (February 22, 2012) -- The California Association for Behavior Analysis(CalABA) has named Lorri Unumb, Esq., Autism Speak's vice president for state government affairs, as the recipient of its 2012  Leadership in Advocacy Award. The presentation was made at  CalABA's annual conference on  February 17 at the Hyatt Regency in Garden Grove. The award is …

 Ad Council Celebrates Seventy Years of Impacting American Lives through Public Service Advertising | Feb. 13, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ad Council Ad Council Celebrates Seventy Years of Impacting American Lives through Public Service Advertising “Rosify Yourself” app launched on Facebook in commemoration of milestone anniversary  NEW YORK, February 13, 2012—This February 18th marks The Advertising Council’s seventieth anniversary. Since 1942, the non-profit organization has been creating memorable campaigns aimed at improving the lives of the American …

Autism Speaks | Top Ten Autism Research Findings of 2009 | Feb. 8, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Not An Autistic Ally Top Ten Autism Research Findings of 2009  Leading Autism Advocacy Organization Documents Progress to Discover Causes and Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 8, 2010­)– Autism Speaks, the world's largest autism science and advocacy organization, has released its annual list of the 10 most significant research achievements to …

Autism Speaks Applauds the Virginia General Assembly For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | Feb 17, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Applauds the Virginia General Assembly For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation Autism Speaks Joins with the Virginia Autism Community to Call on Governor McDonnell to Sign the Bills into Law NEW YORK, NY (February 17, 2011) -- Autism Speaks today joined Virginia families, the Virginia Autism Project, and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding …

Autism Speaks Applauds West Virginia House Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | Feb. 11, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Applauds West Virginia House Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation West Virginia House Passes House Bill 2693, Legislation That Will Help End Discrimination Against Children With Autism  NEW YORK, NY (February 11, 2011) -- Autism Speaks yesterday joined West Virginia families and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding the members of the House for …