Wednesday, September 28, 2016

State safety law honors Whittier boy with autism who died in hot school bus - KABC-TV


KABC-TV

State safety law honors Whittier boy with autism who died in hot school bus
KABC-TV
A Whittier couple who lost their 19-year-old son who had autism marked a bittersweet achievement Wednesday. (KABC). KABC. By Miriam Hernandez. Wednesday, September 28, 2016 08:45PM. WHITTIER, Calif. (KABC) --. A Whittier couple who lost their ...

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Newton County mother claims child with autism injured by teachers - 11alive.com


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Newton County mother claims child with autism injured by teachers
11alive.com
Her son, who has autism attended the academy for its specialized learning and therapeutic services. The family's attorney said they believe teachers tried to physically restrain Quentin on three separate occasions and used excessive force. "Putting ...

Homecoming candidate educates about autism - WSAW


WSAW

Homecoming candidate educates about autism
WSAW
Falasky has been very open with his peers about his autism and how it may impact some of the things he says and does throughout the day. He is involved in theatre and forensics, a public speaking competition. His forensics teacher has seen him grow ...

Texas Family Seeks Cannabis as Autism Treatment - TWC News


TWC News

Texas Family Seeks Cannabis as Autism Treatment
TWC News
AmyLou Fawell, the Executive Director of Mothers Advocating Medical Marijuana for Autism, said she's run the gamut when it comes to trying to find the best way to treat her son's autism. "We've done biomedical, we've done pharmaceutical a little bit ...

Mom's Intimate Photos Capture Son's Experience Growing Up With Autism - Huffington Post


Mom's Intimate Photos Capture Son's Experience Growing Up With Autism
Huffington Post
After years of evaluations and various interventions, August was officially diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) last year. Throughout that time Raddatz ― who specializes in documentary-style family photography ― has lovingly chronicled her ...

Dad walking through uncertainties of autism - The San Diego Union-Tribune


Dad walking through uncertainties of autism
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Scott Salter gives a kiss to his 23-year-old daughter Lauren, who has autism and is nonverbal. He's a volunteer organizer for Autism Speaks' fundraising walk Oct. 1 in San Diego. Because Lauren has a disorder that causes her to pull out her hair, her ...

New apartment complex combines housing and services to young adults with autism - WNYT


New apartment complex combines housing and services to young adults with autism
WNYT
Parents who have children with Autism have been making plans for their sons or daughters their entire lives. But a meeting today in Cohoes is so they can learn more about helping their soon-to-be young adults with Autism - like 19-year-old Matthew Oill ...