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Advances in Autism Research and Care webinar series
News
1.9.2019

Tune in: Research and health-related webcasts of interest to the autism community

A regularly updated listing of presentations on new research and autism healthcare - including live and archived podcasts and videos
A doctor and young patient at the Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Science News
10.22.2018

Autism-related guidelines for healthcare providers

This article links to open-access journal articles that provide the latest guidance for healthcare professionals on the physical, mental health and
cover of Autism and Health: A special report by Autim Speaks
Science News
7.6.2018

Autism and Health: A Special Report by Autism Speaks

In 2017, Autism Speaks issued the first in a series of annual, in-depth reports on special topics in autism Autism and Health: Advances in
Autism Speaks has a new strategic plan for science
Science News
12.13.2017

Autism Speaks releases new strategic plan for science

Three-year plan focuses funding on research that can best improve lives today and accelerate the delivery of personalized therapies and other services
Communicator Cards
Blog
11.11.2019

DIY: Communicator Cards

Create a DIY on-the go communicator card deck for your family.
tips to help autistic people manage holiday gatherings
Blog
11.7.2019

Making Happy Holidays

Brigid, executive director of The Way We Move, shares some humorous and enlightening tips to help autistic people manage holiday gatherings.
Stress Creatures
Blog
11.4.2019

DIY: Stress Creatures

Instructions on how to make your own stress creature.
Kerry HBO
Blog
10.28.2019

Helping shape the way characters with autism are portrayed

"I hope that any person with autism who is reading this that you continue to nurture your strengths and interests to go after whatever you want to do
Sensory Bottle
Blog
10.28.2019

DIY: Sensory Bottle

Create a DIY sensory bottle for yourself or a sensory-seeker in your family.
Ryan Lee and friends
Life on the Spectrum
10.23.2019

It's time to stop the stigma

Having a true friend is having someone who accepts you for you, regardless of your flaws.
Financial services: A personal mission to give back to the autistic community
Blog
10.22.2019

Financial services: A personal mission to give back to the autistic community

Andrew Komarow was diagnosed with autism at age 28. As Founder and President of Planning Across the Spectrum, he focuses his expertise in financial
We Are Employable
Press Release
10.22.2019

Introducing Delivering Jobs

Delivering Jobs Campaign to Create Pathways to One Million Employment and Leadership Opportunities by 2025 for People with Autism, Intellectual and/or
Snake Completed Project
Blog
10.21.2019

DIY: Weighted Lap Buddy

Instructions on how to make your own weighted lap buddy.
Thought Leadership Summit
Science News
10.17.2019

Autism researcher presents findings on self-determination in planning for transition to adulthood

Special education professor Kerrie Shogren, Ph.D., shared her work on the role of self-determination in supporting autistic people as they transition
Thought Leadership Summit
Science News
10.17.2019

Professor and autism self-advocate delivers remarks on strengths-based planning and outcomes in transition to adulthood

Keynote speaker Stephen Shore, Ed.D., addressed his experience growing up with autism, navigating school and finding his role in education and
Autism Speaks releases newest MSSNG database
Science News
10.16.2019

Autism Speaks releases newest MSSNG database

Autism Speaks’ groundbreaking MSSNG project today released an autism dataset with more than 11,000 whole genomes of individuals with autism and their
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