Autism

Breaking Through Autism

From CBS Sunday Morning, Lesley Stahl brings us the remarkable story of one family that discovered an unlikely key to breaking through to their autistic child: the animated characters of Disney movies.

What We Know About Autism

In one of the latest Ted Talks, geneticist Wendy Chung discusses the autism spectrum and what we have learned. Why does autism appear to be on the rise? How has research changed the landscape for parents, educators, and the medical community in the past few years? These questions, and more,...

Walk Now for Autism Speaks

Calling all volunteers! Be part of a great cause on behalf of children with autism spectrum disorders and their families! The annual Walk raises money every year to fund vital research for individuals with autism spectrum disorders. We will be representing with a Glade Run Booth with information about our...

Autism Acceptance Month

As we draw to the end of another Autism Awareness Month, it’s a good time to take pause and assess what this annual event means to the people that it is designed to help. Every year for the month of April we’re inundated with fundraisers and puzzle pieces and campaigns...

Reaching My Autistic Son Through Disney

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