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A tweet by Twitter user @Jaavii_Zuniga has gone viral after having been retweeted more than 20,000 times. The tweet shows the Twitter user's brother, who has autism,...
An interview with the author of a new study documenting how video feedback for parents produces early and lasting improvements in autism symptoms   In 2015, we...
In commemoration of National Volunteer Week, Autism Speaks would like to thank the incredible families and friends who have supported us throughout the years. We could not...
New York State Assembly Social Services Chair Andrew Hevesi (A.D. 28) announced on April 10 the New York State Assembly and New York State Senate voted to release $1 billion...
My son is 4 years old and has autism. Several months ago, he started pinching people. It could be anybody – adult, child or baby. He’ll just run over, pinch the...
This guest blog is by Ron Sandison, an adult on the autism spectrum who works full time in the medical field and is a professor of theology at Destiny School of Ministry....
This Q&A is with NFL Films producer and debut author Digger O’Brien. In his new book, "Pointing is Rude: One Father's Story of Autism, Adoption, and...
Large study yields insights into family decision-making around the balance between safety and independence A large new study found that a third of teens who have autism...
The National Institutes of Health invites the autism community to participate in the next full meeting of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) on Wednesday,...
FirstEnergy Stadium, the home of the Cleveland Browns, in Cleveland, Ohio went blue in honor of World Autism Awareness Day and Light It Up Blue on April 2, 2017.  The...