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This blog post was written by Kathy Hooven, mother to a son with autism. You can read more about Kathy and her family on her blog, "The AWEnesty of Autism."...
The post below is by Lisa Smith, the mother of seven children, two with special needs. Her son Tate has autism. Lisa blogs about her experiences and can be found on Facebook...
Culturally appropriate education efforts can save lives in world regions where autism can bring label of witchcraft or demonic possession     Many of our...
State mandates requiring commercial health plans to cover the cost of services for children with autism have resulted in more children being diagnosed and treated for the...
Over 1,300 people gathered at the starting line for the Autism Speaks 4th of July 5k to celebrate our nation’s birth and raise critical funds to improve the lives of...
I have a 2-year-old on the spectrum, and we’re having problems with him in his crib. He likes to jump in it, has caved in a mattress and broken the mattress springs...
This guest blog post is by renowned American artist and three time national award winning art educator of the year, Michael Bell. Follow Michael on Facebook, Twitter and...
This Your Dollars @ Work post was written by Stephanie Weber, Psy.D., Training Director of the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND...
July 2016 - Autism Speaks is excited to release the Executive Summary of the Autism Speaks House to Home Prize, a prize launched in late 2015 to encourage the development of...
Dolly Parton’s Dollywood, an amusement park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, are going the extra mile to help those with autism through a new ‘calming room’ for...