Deaths at Scientology drug treatment program Narconon bring investigation | Aug. 16, 2012

By Thomas C. Tobin Already shaken by a series of high-level defections, accounts of abuse among its staffers, and the high-profile breakup of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, the Church of Scientology now faces scrutiny over its controversial drug treatment program, Narconon. Four deaths at Narconon's signature treatment facility in eastern Oklahoma have prompted local law …

FYI: auticon Marks 10th Anniversary of Promoting Neurodiverse Workforces | November 21, 2021

Autism In The News auticon Marks 10th Anniversary of Promoting Neurodiverse Workforces auticon Canada is one of the newest and most successful divisions of this international organization focused on providing technology job opportunities for individuals with autism. Toronto, Canada, November 21, 2021 --(PR.com)-- auticon Canada, an organization that recruits, trains, and employs adults on the autism …

Snapshot | Google alert – autism | Circa October 9, 2017 #AutisticHistory

autismDaily update ⋅ October 9, 2017NEWS How do you solve the trickiest problems in the workplace? Employ more autistic peopleThe GuardianBut there is a fascinating twist: all of the 15 are autistic, and have been given their jobs after long spells of unemployment – not out of charity or ...Flag as irrelevant This 6-year-old with autism was terrified by haircuts. A barber did his best …

Q1K | Québec 1000 Families is Canada’s Autism Registry, BioBank & Registry | #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screen of Q1k website. Text below. Q!K & MSSNG Boycott Q1K on Facebook Here’s some quick information for now via their website. Québec 1000 Families is: Discovery:Researchers and collaborators working together to better understand autism. Engagement:Autistic people and their families, clinicians, and professionals, contributing to research, together. Change:Using knowledge to improve and transform autism services …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR): 1998 Awards | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

1998 Awards (NAAR)  In 1998, NAAR committed approximately $500,000 in its second year of funding autism research projects and marked the establishment of NAAR's Mentor-based fellowship program. In 1998, NAAR funded 10 pilot studies and 2 mentor-based fellowships in the United States and Canada. Additionally, NAAR was instrumental in funding and establishing the Autism Tissue …

Snapshot | Google Alert: Autism | Circa June 1, 2010

[Note: The links below are original to the email and most likely don’t work anymore] Google News Alert for: autism Autism test maker secures $9mBoston GlobeSynapDx Corp., a new Waltham company that aims to develop tests for the early detection of autism, yesterday announced the completion of a $9 million round ...See all stories on this topicSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Learning …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Genome Project (AGP) | Circa 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Genome Project Launched in 2004, the Autism Genome Project, or AGP, is the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for autism. Many of the world's leading genetics researchers pooled their resources and used a promising new technology, the DNA microarray, to scan the human genome in the search for …