Autism Speaks Introduces New High Risk-High Impact Initiative | Jan. 15, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Not An Autistic ally Autism Speaks Introduces New High Risk-High Impact Initiative Two Million Dollars Awarded to First Round of Collaborative Research Workgroups NEW YORK, N.Y. (January 15, 2009) Autism Speaks announced the launch of its novel High Risk-High Impact (HR-HI) research initiative, conceived to support cutting edge research in areas that are …

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community In Applauding State House Passage Of Autism Insurance Reform Legislation  | Jan. 6, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community In Applauding State House Passage Of Autism Insurance Reform Legislation  New Hampshire House Passes Connor’s Law in 213 to 147 Vote Concord, NH (January 6, 2010) – Autism Speaks today joined New Hampshire families and advocates in applauding the members of the State House for passing Connor’s Law, …

Autism Speaks in the UK Announces a Change in Name to Autistica  | Dec 31, 2009 #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks UK Autistica Autism Speaks in the UK Announces a Change in Name to Autistica  Autistica Will Continue to Collaborate with Autism Speaks U.S. on Autism Research and Other Issues of Mutual Interest  NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 31, 2009) – Autism Speaks and the charity of the same name in the United Kingdom are …

Autism Speaks | Autism Speaks Endorses Montana Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | Jan. 30, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanAB

Autism Speaks Endorses Montana Autism Insurance Reform Legislation “Brandon’s Bill” Would End Health Care Discrimination Against Children with Autism by Requiring Coverage of Diagnosis and Treatment Helena, MT (January 30, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism advocacy organization, today announced its support for Senate Bill 234, also known as “Brandon’s Bill,” the autism insurance reform bill. The …

Autism Speaks | Autism Insurance Coverage Bill Introduced in Maryland House and Senate | Jan. 29, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Insurance Coverage Bill Introduced in Maryland House and Senate Annapolis, MS (January 29, 2009) - Today, Delegate Kirill Reznik and Senator Kathy Klausmeier, with the strong support of Attorney General Doug Gansler, introduced bills in the House and Senate to ensure that treatment for children with autism is covered by insurers.  The “Autism Insurance Coverage” bill …

Autism Speaks | Connecticut Families Participate in the Second Autism Speaks Autism Forum | Jan. 28, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Connecticut Families Participate in the Second Autism Speaks Autism Forum Meriden, CT (January 28, 2009) - Crowding the Hall at New Life Church in Meriden, Conn. this past Sunday, families affected by autism all across Connecticut had the opportunity to learn more about what  legislative actions were moving towards helping those living with autism. Moderated by …

Autism Speaks | Autism Insurance Reform Bill Introduced in Massachusetts | Jan. 22, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Insurance Reform Bill Introduced in Massachusetts Boston, MA (January 22, 2009) – Last week, an autism insurance reform bill was introduced in the Massachusettslegislature. House Bill 0067_001, sponsored by State Representative Barbara A. L’Italien (D-42) and State Senator Frederick E. Berry (D-7), will require private healthcare policies to provide coverage of the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders. HB …