Tag: safeminds

  • Archived | Autism Speaks: Demand Congressional Action on the Combating Autism Act | Circa August 3, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    Archived | Autism Speaks: Demand Congressional Action on the Combating Autism Act | Circa August 3, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    The Senate approved an amended version of the Combating Autism Act (S. 843) on August 3, 2006, which is supported by all major autism organizations. The House bill has 227 supporters, more than half of the entire House, but House consideration has been stalled by Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-TX). (He wants […]

  • Archived | Family Services Committee Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    Archived | Family Services Committee Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    Committees Mission  The mission of the Autism Speaks Family Services Committee is to empower families and individuals impacted by autism to make informed decisions that maximize the quality of life and development potential of affected individuals; to promote research funding that yields evidence for the best practices in the treatment of autism and associated disorders; […]

  • Archived | Autism Speaks: Leadership & Board Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    Archived | Autism Speaks: Leadership & Board Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

    Find Them In The Archives: Peter Bell**Sallie Bernard Andrew Conrad Emanuel DiCicco-Bloom, M.D. Philip H. Geier, Jr*T. Michael Glenn Gary W. Goldstein, M.D.Tom Hetzel**Adrian M. Jones Mel Karmazin* Brian Kelly*Mark LaNeveEric London, M.D.* Bernie Marcus*Gary MayersonKevin Murray*Alison NiederauerAndrew RobertsonMark Roithmayr**Dan SchulmanJonathan Shestack* Alison Singer**Laura SlatkinCraig SnyderLilly TartikoffGlenn Tringali**John B. WilsonBob Wright*Suzanne Wright* *Executive Committee members **Staff Officers Sallie BernardParent; Co-founder and Executive Director, SafeMinds;Co-founder […]

  • Yet more Scientology and Autism | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa March 11, 2007

    Yet more Scientology and Autism | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa March 11, 2007

    Yet more Scientology and Autism 11MAR After my post on Friday detailing how one of the ‘recovered’ poster children of Generation Rescue was in fact diagnosed, treated and recovered by Scientologists (people who do not, by definition, believe in psychiatric conditions), I was forwarded another piece of information that really did make me sit back in my […]

  • Archived | Thank You for “Chasing the Hope” | Think Autism. Bulletin | Circa Jan 2010

    Archived | Thank You for “Chasing the Hope” | Think Autism. Bulletin | Circa Jan 2010

    Think Autism. no-reply@causes.com via causesmail.com  Sat, Jan 23, 2010, 9:09 AM to me Think Autism. Bulletin Posted by Lori Copeland McIlwain Support your cause!Be counted:I Read This AUTISM AWARENESS WON Out of 500,000 nonprofits across the country, you helped us become one of Chase Community Giving’s Top 100 highest voted organizations on Facebook and earned us $25,000.00 for our programs. […]

  • Anti-Vaxxer Activist Katie Wright | Left Brain Right Brain

    Anti-Vaxxer Activist Katie Wright | Left Brain Right Brain

    Posts about Katie Wright written by Admin Just how big is the National Autism Association anyway? 29APR “… It is no secret that many groups have wanted a seat at the IACC table. Autism Speaks was previously represented by Alison Singer, but she left Autism Speaks to form her own organization, the Autism Science Foundation. The vaccine-causation […]