Archived | Autism Speaks: House Approves $8 million for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program | August 5, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA House Approves $8 million for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program  The "Fiscal Year 2008 Defense Appropriations Act" passed by the House of Representatives contains an eight million dollar targeted appropriation for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program (ASDRP). The goal of this program, launched earlier this year, is to improve treatment and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Senate HELP Committee Reschedules Meeting for September 7 | Circa August 3, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an Autistic Ally Senate HELP Committee Reschedules Meeting for September 7 August 3, 2011 Autism Speaks AutismVotes: An Autism Speaks Initiative The U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee has announced that it has rescheduled a hearing on the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act (CARA) for September 7. The meeting had been scheduled for this …

Archived | Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 | Circa August 31, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA & Boycott Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 August 31, 2011 Autism Speaks With just a month to go, time is running short for Congress to renew the landmark Combating Autism Act of 2006. A critical first step arrives Wednesday September 7 when the U.S. Senate’s Health, Education, Labor and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act | Circa September 20, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Screenshot of Autism Speak’s blog | full text below. President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act September 30, 2011 We are thrilled to announce that President Obama has signed legislation renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years, assuring continued federal support for critical autism research, services and treatment. Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa September 30, 2011 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

News9 new results for autism 'Autistic' Mice Help Researchers Study DisorderFox NewsResearchers have engineered a new type of mouse that models autism and could aid in the development of treatments for the disorder, a new study says. The mice exhibit behaviors very similar to those of people with autism, including repetitive behaviors ...See all stories on this topic »Fox NewsMU researcher finds …

Archived | Autism Speaks applauds the passage of the Autism CARES Act of 2019 | Circa September 19, 2019 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Autism Speaks applauds the passage of the Autism CARES Act of 2019 The U.S. Senate passes the Autism CARES Act of 2019, extending support for autism research, services and training benefiting individuals and families affected by autism WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Autism Speaks applauds the final passage of the Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education and …

Archived | Autism Society Launches New Website | Circa January 21, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

NEWS The Autism Society Launches New Website Last week, the Autism Society, the nation’s leading grassroots autismorganization, launched its new website, www.autism-society.org. The new site will continue to serve as the top “go-to” source for the autism community worldwide while introducing new user experiences such as a blog, seamless interaction with our social media channels, an art gallery and “story spaces” where …