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Recovery from autism | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa May 5, 2011

At IMFAR, a new abstract is available about recovering from autism. Its also covered by AP in a slightly oblique way. For example, the AP story states: …at least 10 percent of children with autism can “recover” from it — most of them after undergoing years of intensive behavioral therapy… And yet I can’t see ABA mentioned in the […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Apr 23, 2009

Thu, Apr 23, 2009, 10:22 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Family rallies community support in quest for service dogSan Jose Mercury News – CA, USAThe 10-year-old Cambrian area resident has severe autism and is in need of a specially trained service dog, and his parents have embarked on a fundraising …See all stories on this topic Fair […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Mar 7, 2009

Sat, Mar 7, 2009, 8:49 PM | Google News Alert for: autism One of a kind — autistic and epilepticThe Bloomington Alternative – Bloomington,IN,USAby Steven Higgs Nila Sunday, left, and Katie Wolfe reminisce about their son and brother Keith Inman, who began showing undiagnosed symptoms of autism in …See all stories on this topic Put autism in high risk poolMuskogee Daily Phoenix – […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Oct 19, 2008

Sun, Oct 19, 2008, 5:12 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Whitehaven NewsSoccer ace Matt Jansen unveils autism centre at Cumwhinton schoolWhitehaven News – Whitehaven,England,UKBy Julian Whittle The Scafell “strategic resource” will provide specialist teaching for up to eight pupils diagnosed with autistic spectrum disorder (ASD). …See all stories on this topic The Associated PressParents press states for autism insurance lawsThe Associated […]

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Autism and Scientology again | Left Brain Right Brain

Awhile ago, I wrote a post the detailed the disturbing links between the DAN! movement and scientology. It transpired that scientology – being a movement that is big on non psychiatric modes of treatments is a good fit for DAN! adherents. Both value detoxification for a range of things and it seems Scientologists have not been slow […]

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Anti-Vaxxer Activist Katie Wright | Left Brain Right Brain

Posts about Katie Wright written by Admin Just how big is the National Autism Association anyway? 29APR “… It is no secret that many groups have wanted a seat at the IACC table. Autism Speaks was previously represented by Alison Singer, but she left Autism Speaks to form her own organization, the Autism Science Foundation. The vaccine-causation […]