Rodney Peete, former NFL Star and author of Not My Boy!: A Father, a Son, and One Family’s Journey with Autism, joined us on June 16, 2011 to host a LIVE Facebook Chat!
Family Services hosted a Live Chat with Dr. Matthew Siegel in conjunction with the launch of our Challenging Behaviors Tool Kit.
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 share with friends and family to spread the word about all of the exciting things going on in the autism community. Keep in mind, these updates aren’t limited to Autism Speaks — we will be featuring news from across the community.
On Thursday June 7th Autism Speaks Head of Medical Research Joe Horrigan, M.D., a clinical child and adolescent psychiatrist, was joined by guest hosts Dan Coury, M.D., medical director of Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN) and ATN Program Director Nancy Jones, Ph.D., for our monthly 'The Doctors Are In' webchat. Here's the full transcript.
April 2012 marked the biggest World Autism Awareness Month to date and Autism Speaks was at the forefront, leading the charge with our Light it Up Blue initiative. Read on to find out all of the happenings of the month!
On Thursday May 3rd Autism Speaks Head of Medical Research Joe Horrigan, MD, was joined by Robert L. Hendren, DO, director of child/adolescent psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco and an expert on nutritional and complementary interventions for autism.