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Worms, Hot Baths Make Headlines as Potential Autism Treatments

Two preliminary and strange-sounding findings are making headlines this week. Researchers are seeing if harmless, anti-inflammatory intestinal worms or hot baths can temporarily ease autism symptoms in some children. Their very early results look ... More...

Autism Speaks Announces Preclinical Autism Consortium for Therapeutics (PACT)

NEW YORK, N.Y. (October 3, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced the launch of the Preclinical Autism Consortium for Therapeutics (PACT).

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Treating the Whole Person with Autism Conference Sets New Direction for Parent-Clinician Collaboration

NEW YORK, N.Y. (August 9, 2012) – Over 400 attendees from across the U.S. and around the world participated in the first national conference for families and professionals, “Treating the Whole Person with Autism: Comprehensive Care for... More...

Autism Speaks Awards Nearly $2.9 Million to Fund Autism Research

New York, N.Y. (June 21, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced the award of new research grants totaling nearly $2.9 million in funding to support autism research.

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Autism Speaks Provides Strategies to Help Parents with Difficult Behaviors When Their Child has Autism

NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 21, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today released An Introduction to Behavioral Health Treatments, Applied Behavior Analysis and Toilet Tr... More...

ATN/AIR-P An Introduction to Behavioral Health Treatments

Behavioral challenges are a common problem ... More...

ATN/AIR-P Parent's Guide to Applied Behavior Analysis

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Autism Speaks to Play Key Roles at the 2012 International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR)

NEW YORK, N.Y. (May 15, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, is a major sponsor and scientific participant in the 2012 International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR). Organized by the In... More...

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