Archived | Families For Effective Autism Treatment (FEAT) Newsletter: Critics call state’s autism settlement a ‘sham’ | Circa July 20, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Once again the Department Heads and Public Officials Californians entrusted to protect our precious children have been busy in back rooms collaborating with and protecting the very entities we charged them with watching. Our Governor and his Department of Managed Health Care have turned a blind eye to the damage being done to our Children with Autism by …

The Discover Magazine Article Bob Wright, Co-founder of Autism Speaks, Wanted The World To Read – So He Saved The Company, Bought Every Copy And Distributed Them Himself | #AutisticHistory 2007

Trigger Warning: Filicide, suicide, murder, ableism, exclusion, tragedy narrative, autism myth, othering and words like ‘kidnapped’ and more. https://youtu.be/Su-D1PKE0Zg In 2007 there was an Autism Treatment and Research Hearing in the United States. This hearing included a panel of parents of Autistics, and parents from parent-founded organizations. They brought in actor, Bradley Whitford, to speak …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Opening Statement by Dr. Julie L. Gerberding | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

SUMMARY STATEMENT OF DR. JULIE L. GERBERDING Dr. Gerberding. Thank you, it's good to be back. We really appreciate the committee's interest in this topic. Is my microphone on, can you hear me okay?Senator Harkin. Yes.Dr. Gerberding. We are very grateful for all of the support that the committee has given us, and particularly for …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Opening Statement by Senator Arlen Specter | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

OPENING STATEMENT OF SENATOR ARLEN SPECTER Senator Specter. Thank you, Senator Harkin, for convening this very important hearing on this very debilitating disorder. We have seen a significant increase in the funding by the National Institute of Health for autism research from $27 million in 1998, to the current funding of $108 million. CDC funding …