Adults with Autism

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“A child with autism grows up to be an adult with autism.” This saying is often repeated in the Autism Treatment Center’s classrooms, staff meetings, and homes. It serves as a stark reminde... More...

Holistic Approach toward Independence and Employment

This post is by Leigh Belcher, MS LPC, Director of Clinical Services at Triumph Services, Inc., Holly Brigman, M.Ed., CRC, NIC, Coordinator of Program Research and Evaluation at ... More...

Videoblog: Adults with Autism

Paul Shattuck thanks the Autism Speaks community for supporting research on adults with autism.

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Learn From My Mistakes

This is a blog post by Marianne Sullivan, RN, MN, the Assistant Director of National Outreach and Resources at Autism Speaks, and the mother of an adult with autism.

My son Hunter is a 20-year-old adult with autism. From age two wh... More...

Weekly Whirl - Focus on Adults

If anyone knows how hectic life can get – WE DO! That’s why we have created the Autism Speaks Weekly Whirl to fill you in on all of the highlights of the week! The last thing we want is for you to be left out of the loop! Please sh... More...

An Autism Dreams Letter

This blog post is by Nathan Young, self-advocate and founder of Autism Candles.

I have a dream to work an... More...

Remembering Katie Beckett

This post is by Leslie Long Director, Housing and Adult Services

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Adults with Autism - We Missed Seeing You Today!

This is a blog post by Marianne Sullivan, RN, MN, the Assistant Director of National Outreach and Resources at Autism Speaks, and the mother of an adult with autism.

Early in the morning on Saturday, May 19th... More...

SARRC and Aging with Autism

This post is by Denise D. Resnik, Co-Founder, Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC)

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Employment of Adults with Autism through Small Business

This blog post is by Van Hatchell, Director of Marketing and EV Gifts at Extraordinary Ventures, Inc.

Over the past few years the first wave of children diagnosed with ASD in the early ‘90s have entered adulthood. As their pa... More...

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