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: A Vision For New Jersey’s Autism Community By Peter Bell | Circa August 25, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Ban ABA A Vision for New Jersey’s Autism Community August 25, 2011 Autism Speaks This post is by Peter Bell is executive vice president for programs and services at Autism Speaks. He oversees the foundation’s government relations and family services activities and also serves as an advisor to the science division. Peter and his wife, Liz, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New York Becomes 29th State to Adopt Autism Insurance Reform | Circa November 1, 2011 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

Ban ABA New York Becomes 29th State to Adopt Autism Insurance Reform Autism Speaks has applauded Governor Andrew Cuomo for signing one of nation’s strongest autism insurance reform measures into law and defended his action in letters-to-the-editor published in the Wall Street Journal and the New York Post. We are excited that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed …

Archived | Autism Speaks Endorses ABLE Bill Creating Tax-free Savings Accounts | Circa November 15, 2011 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

Ban ABA Autism Speaks Endorses ABLE Bill Creating Tax-free Savings Accounts Parents raising children with disabilities, including autism, could soon save for their futures with tax-free “529″ savings accounts without jeopardizing their eligibility for other benefits. The new accounts would be authorized under the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act of 2011, which was introduced …

Archived | Grants Funded By Cure Autism Now – 2005 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 2005 Genetics: Searching DNA for mutations that will point to proteins and pathways that may be amenable to treatment  The Prevalence of Mutations in X-Chromosome Linked Genes (Pilot Project Award) Jozef Gecz, Ph.D., Women's and Children's Hospital, Australia Genes and the environment perform a delicate balancing act in the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Developments In Autism Clinical Trials | Circa January 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Download PDF d_200707_CANCONSENSUSDownload Jump to: New Developments in Autism Clinical Trials Outcome Measures for Clinical Drug Trials in Autism Subject Selection and Characterization in Clinical Trials in Children with Autism Impact of Recent Findings on Study Design of Future Autism Clinical Trials Autism Clinical Trials: Biological and Medical Issues in Patient Selection and Treatment Response …

Archived | Autism Speaks Funded Research & New Findings | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of New Findings page on Autism Speaks circa 2007. New Findings Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism  A new study, published in the April issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, suggests that the failure of a child to respond to his …