Archived | DR. THOMAS INSEL NAMED TO AUTISM SCIENCE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS | November 9, 2017 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Science Foundation, not an Autistic ally. #BanABA Tom Insel DR. THOMAS INSEL NAMED TO AUTISM SCIENCE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS NEW YORK, NY (November 9, 2017) – The Autism Science Foundation (ASF), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to catalyzing innovative autism research, today announced the appointment of Thomas R. Insel, M.D., president and co-Founder of Mindstrong Health, to its Board …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting | November 30, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) met on November 30 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC for the first time since being reconstituted as part of the Combating Autism Act of 2006 (CAA), P.L. 109-416. The CAA specifies that an Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee …

Archived | Town & Country Magazine: Autism’s Angels | Circa August 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

s town_and_countryDownload Town & Country Magazine August 2006 Special Report: The Latest On Autism AUTISM’S ANGELS The devastating disorder is inexplicably on the rise, and some visionary families have joined forces to promote awareness — and to find answers.  By Diane Guernsey David Slatkin is irresistible: a meltingly adorable seven-year-old who, with his thick, golden-brown …

The Autism Cabal & The Rise Of Parent-Founded Autism Organizations In The United States | Eve Reiland #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Image description: A square image with a white background and blue arrow going up with a circle image of the American flag and the headline, ”The Autism Cabal & The Rise Of Parent-Founded Autism Organizations In The United States” by Eve Reiland. [Content Warning: Eugenics, filicide, suicide, murder, oppression, legislation without representation, ableism, autism propaganda, …

Archived | News: US Draws Up Plans To Tackle Autism | Circa December 28, 2003 #AutisticHistory

Screenshot of story on Nature: US draws up plan to tackle autism. Text below. US draws up plans to tackle autism EMILY SINGER [WASHINGTON] The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is preparing a research plan for autism — and hopes to cut the condition's prevalence in the United States by a quarter by 2013. The NIH autism …

Archived | Science Getting To Roots Of Autism | Circa November 11, 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Archived: Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of ”Science getting to the roots of autism” - text below. Science getting to roots of autism  By Kim Painter, special for USA TODAY When Blake Draut was 2½ years old, a specialist told his parents that their son's speech delays and odd habits, his fears of dirty hands …

Archived | UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute: Research Links Autism to Brain Structure | Circa July 18, 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research Links Autism to Brain Structure Cells in Amygdala Implicated, According to Autism Speaks-funded Research For years, researchers have been examining the relationship between the size of the brain structure known as the amygdala and autism-specific behaviors, and have also been working to understand how it this brain structure is activated under different social situations. …