Archived | Autism Speaks: New York Governor Spitzer Signs ‘Burden of Proof’ Act | August 16, 2007 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

Ban ABA New York Governor Spitzer Signs 'Burden of Proof' Act  Law to Require School District Bear Burden of Proof in Special Education Hearings  New York Governor Eliot Spitzer has signed A-5396A, known as the 'Burden of Proof" bill, into law. The law will require that school districts, not parents, bear the burden of proof …

H2 Health Expands Into Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) | November 11, 2021 #BanABA #BanConversionTherapy

Ban ABA H2 Health Expands Into Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Acquires Great Strides Rehabilitation NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Grant Avenue Capital, LLC, www.GrantAve.com, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, announced today that its portfolio company, H2 Health, dramatically expanded its pediatric therapy service offerings to include applied behavior analysis (ABA), through the acquisition of Great Strides Rehabilitation, Inc, www.GreatStridesRehab.com. …

Archived | Autism scientists seek more brains to aid research | Circa May 2, 2013 #AutisticHistory

Autism scientists seek more brains to aid research Autism Speaks, Autism Tissue Program (ATP). Autism Brain Net CHICAGO (AP) — Autism scientists are seeking more brain samples for research. They announced Thursday a new network collecting brain specimens around the country. They say the more they get, the better the chances of finding better ways …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments | Circa December 2, 2011

Autism Speaks Not An Autistic Ally (l to r) Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ); Scott Badesch, president, Autism Society of America; George Jesien, executive director, Association of University Centers on Disabilities; President Obama; Suzanne and Bob Wright, Autism Speaks Co-founders; Gena, Jasper and Billy Mann, Autism Speaks. 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments December 1, 2011 Autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Hope, Plane Rides and Research | Circa August 10, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks #NotAnAutisticAlly #HandsOffMyDNA #BanABA Hope, Plane Rides and Research August 10, 2011 Autism Speaks This blog post is by Richard Fauth It didn’t come from me. I have to admit I could never pull it off like he does. It must be because he’s half-French (his mother’s half.)  Last Sunday, we had a cook-out with …

Archived | Autism Speaks September 2011 Impact | #AutisticHistory #BanABA #NotAnAutisticAlly

Ban ABA & Boycott Autism Speaks The Month in Review: Autism Speaks September 2011 Impact October 4, 2011 Autism Speaks One of the big challenges we have as an organization is showing the impact we have  across the four pillars of our mission: Science, Family Services, Advocacy and Awareness. In fact, so much is going on …

Archived | Actress And Autism Spokesperson Holly Robinson Peete To Publish Picture Book With Scholastic | Circa April 2, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

HollyRod Foundation Not An Autistic Ally ACTRESS AND AUTISM SPOKESPERSON HOLLY ROBINSON PEETE AND DAUGHTER TO PUBLISH PICTURE BOOK WITH SCHOLASTIC  My Brother Charlie to be published spring 2010 New York, NY — April 2, 2009 — Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, is delighted to announce the acquisition of world rights to …