Archived | Northern California Autism Speaks Community Announcements | Circa March 27, 2008

March 2008 | Newsletter LOCAL EVENTS Don't miss the Bay Area Walk Kick-Off!  Join us on Saturday, April 5, from 11 am to 1 pm, at the Hilton Hotel, Newark-Fremont.  This informational and inspirational meeting for both new and returning participants will provide you with all the information and tools you need to jumpstart your fundraising and build your …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa October 5, 2011

Wed, Oct 5, 2011, 9:29 PM | Google Alert - autism News9 new results for autismAutism Center's Festival Aimed at Educating PublicPatch.comThe new Comprehensive Autism Medical Treatment Center offers many services for families with autistic members. By John Patten Suzanne Johnson and Deana Luchs (from left) are organizing a festival aimed at helping more families understand options for ...See all stories on this …

#StopSpectrum10k | Parents push for autism cure – NBC Nightly News with Cure Autism Now & Daniel Geschwind | Circa February 23, 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly

By Robert Bazell NBC News   updated 2/23/2005 1:20:52 PM ET LOS ANGELES — Portia Iverson and Jon Shestack learned their first child, Dov, had severe autism in 1995, when he was almost three years old. "I just remember sitting by his crib and just crying and crying," says Portia. "He was slipping away, every minute." Like all parents, …

A ‘cure’ for autism at any cost | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Scores of parents abandon mainstream autism treatments to pursue Son-Rise, an intense, expensive — and unproven — behavioral therapy. A ‘cure’ for autism at any cost Scores of parents abandon mainstream autism treatments to pursue Son-Rise, an intense, expensive — and unproven — behavioral therapy From the moment her 18-month-old son Sam was diagnosed with …