Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Autism Without Fear: When We Are Overhelmed - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Autism Without Fear: When We Are Overhelmed
Huffington Post
Speaking of autism's largest non-profit, Perry wrote: "I have yet to meet an autistic person, either virtually or face-to-face, who supports Autism Speaks." Having witnessed Autism Speaks', and others' development from when I founded and developed ...

Autism insurance coverage nears passage - WRAL.com


WRAL.com

Autism insurance coverage nears passage
WRAL.com
Lorri Unumb, vice president of state government affairs for Autism Speaks, said the average cost for a year of applied behavioral analysis is $14,000, and only children with severe autism would top the $40,000 cap for treatment. Unumb added that 42 ...
Senate autism bill gets unanimous approval by House panelWinston-Salem Journal
NC autism coverage mandate heading to House floorWashington Times

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"Hope" - Autism as a New Condition for the MMMA Program - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

"Hope" - Autism as a New Condition for the MMMA Program
Huffington Post
LARA originally refused to hear the new petition, citing the denial of two previously submitted petitions for autism. The previously submitted petitions provided limited science and research in support, and resulted in a "no" vote. This new petition ...

Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism - Patch.com


Patch.com

Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism
Patch.com
Last Friday I had the honor of being interviewed by Kerry Magro of Autism Speaks for his cable television show, “Different is Beautiful.” It was wonderful meeting Kerry, whom I've long admired, and I truly enjoyed the opportunity to talk about my ...
'Daddy, are you autistic like me?'New Zealand Herald

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Man, 28, who has autism, went missing from South Shore area - Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Man, 28, who has autism, went missing from South Shore area
Chicago Tribune
Police are asking for the public's help locating a man who has autism and went missing Tuesday morning from the city's South Shore neighborhood. Johnny Farley was last seen about 7 a.m. in the area of 77th Street and South Shore Drive. He was wearing a ...

20 Things I Have Learned Since My Son Was Diagnosed With Autism - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

20 Things I Have Learned Since My Son Was Diagnosed With Autism
Huffington Post
The way you feel when you first hear the word "autism" associated with your baby is awful. But I have learned that there is good and bad, beauty and ugliness, joy and messiness -- all wrapped up in that one little word. If I have learned anything, it ...

Speech Disorder More Common In Kids With Autism, Study Finds - Disability Scoop


Disability Scoop

Speech Disorder More Common In Kids With Autism, Study Finds
Disability Scoop
New research suggests that an otherwise rare speech disorder may affect nearly two-thirds of kids with autism, a finding that's prompting calls for greater screening. The condition called apraxia is estimated to affect just one or two out of every 1 ...

Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism - Patch.com


Patch.com

Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism
Patch.com
Last Friday I had the honor of being interviewed by Kerry Magro of Autism Speaks for his cable television show, “Different is Beautiful.” It was wonderful meeting Kerry, whom I've long admired, and I truly enjoyed the opportunity to talk about my ...
'Daddy, are you autistic like me?'New Zealand Herald

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Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism - Patch.com


Patch.com

Ten Things To Do After Your Child Is Diagnosed With Autism
Patch.com
Last Friday I had the honor of being interviewed by Kerry Magro of Autism Speaks for his cable television show, “Different is Beautiful.” It was wonderful meeting Kerry, whom I've long admired, and I truly enjoyed the opportunity to talk about my ...
'Daddy, are you autistic like me?'New Zealand Herald

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'Daddy, are you autistic like me?' - New Zealand Herald


'Daddy, are you autistic like me?'
New Zealand Herald
Today, Ms Watkins knows her anxieties about eye contact are due to autism, a lifelong disability that affects how she relates to people and makes sense of the world. But until her diagnosis at 41, in 2001, she had no idea why some things were a struggle.

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'Daddy, are you autistic like me?' - New Zealand Herald


'Daddy, are you autistic like me?'
New Zealand Herald
Today, Ms Watkins knows her anxieties about eye contact are due to autism, a lifelong disability that affects how she relates to people and makes sense of the world. But until her diagnosis at 41, in 2001, she had no idea why some things were a struggle.

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Senate autism bill gets unanimous approval by House panel - Winston-Salem Journal


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Senate autism bill gets unanimous approval by House panel
Winston-Salem Journal
A state Senate bill that would provide health insurance coverage to individuals with autism has cleared its first step in the House. The House Insurance Committee today unanimously recommended Senate Bill 676 following nearly 30 minutes of questions on ...
Autism insurance coverage nears passageWRAL.com

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Auto dealers come together to help the Rich Center for Autism - WKBN.com


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Auto dealers come together to help the Rich Center for Autism
WKBN.com
We provide services to our children free of charge to the families, which is really a tremendous savings for our families,” said Melanie Cafaro, executive director, Rich Center for Autism. “We are able to provide even more hours or more intensive ...

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Autism insurance coverage nears passage - WRAL.com


WRAL.com

Autism insurance coverage nears passage
WRAL.com
Lorri Unumb, vice president of state government affairs for Autism Speaks, said the average cost for a year of applied behavioral analysis is $14,000, and only children with severe autism would top the $40,000 cap for treatment. Unumb added that 42 ...

UVU hopes to become 'national leader' with autism facility, program - Deseret News


Deseret News

UVU hopes to become 'national leader' with autism facility, program
Deseret News
"We have an autism initiative — we are the only university with an autism minor," said UVU spokeswoman Melinda Colton. "There seems to be such a community need, especially in Utah, and we need to help our professionals so they can be prepared in their ...
UVU hopes autism facility, program helps them become 'national leader'KSL.com
UVU officially announces plans for autism centerDaily Herald
dōTERRA Partners With Utah Valley University on Autism Support CenterPR Web (press release)

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20 Things I Have Learned Since My Son Was Diagnosed With Autism - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

20 Things I Have Learned Since My Son Was Diagnosed With Autism
Huffington Post
The way you feel when you first hear the word "autism" associated with your baby is awful. But I have learned that there is good and bad, beauty and ugliness, joy and messiness -- all wrapped up in that one little word. If I have learned anything, it ...

UVU hopes autism facility, program helps them become 'national leader' - KSL.com


KSL.com

UVU hopes autism facility, program helps them become 'national leader'
KSL.com
OREM — Utah Valley University announced plans Monday to construct a privately funded facility dedicated to autism on its campus. "We have an autism initiative — we are the only university with an autism minor," said UVU spokeswoman Melinda Colton.
UVU hopes to become 'national leader' with autism facility, programDeseret News
UVU officially announces plans for autism centerDaily Herald
dōTERRA Partners With Utah Valley University on Autism Support CenterPR Web (press release)

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Studies linking autism and air pollution create worries in Northampton - Allentown Morning Call


Allentown Morning Call

Studies linking autism and air pollution create worries in Northampton
Allentown Morning Call
s bid to increase its lead emissions, he immediately thought of his autistic grandson. But it wasn't long before Sedor discovered three others in his Northampton neighborhood who struggled with the disorder. And when Sedor finally met borough resident ...

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Urban Meyer Drops Jokes, Shares Ohio State, Bowling Green Memories at ... - Eleven Warriors


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Urban Meyer Drops Jokes, Shares Ohio State, Bowling Green Memories at ...
Eleven Warriors
It was the damnedest thing and they said 'Coach please read this tonight as you introduce Coach Meyer,'" Dakich said Monday at the Hilton Garden Inn, Perrysburg at the "Urban for Autism" event. "I have not looked at these, I have no idea what they say.".
OSU coach stays true to Falcon faithToledo Blade

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Annual senior baseball game for Autism Awareness set July 25 in St. George - SILive.com


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Annual senior baseball game for Autism Awareness set July 25 in St. George
SILive.com
One on One owner Joseph Saraceno (Mike Mauro in background) speaking to the crowd at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at the HS Baseball game benefitting Autism Awareness. 7/14/12 (Staten Island Advance/Hilton Flores). Jim Waggoner ...

SAP Labs India to recruit more individuals with Autism as part of global ... - Economic Times


SAP Labs India to recruit more individuals with Autism as part of global ...
Economic Times
"Autism at Work" is SAP's global initiative which began in May 2013 where the focus is not only on employment, but also on working closely with the community to foster better education and training for individuals with ASD. SAP has partnered with ...

Missouri legislators continue autism successes with bill signature - The Missouri Times


The Missouri Times

Missouri legislators continue autism successes with bill signature
The Missouri Times
The program allows a person with disabilities, or their families, to open a tax-exempt savings account for the purpose of paying expenses relating to disabilities, including autism. The law will allow parents and families of individuals living with ...
Gov. Nixon visits Cape Girardeau autism center, signs Senate Bill 174KFVS
Governor signs bill allowing savings accounts for disabilitiesSoutheast Missourian

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Diverse features found for autism-linked chromosome changes - SFARI News


SFARI News

Diverse features found for autism-linked chromosome changes
SFARI News
The first in-depth look at people with alterations in the 1q21.1 chromosomal region reveals a range of features, from problems with fine motor skills to autism, according to a study published 11 June in Genetics in Medicine. A prior study published in ...

N.C. House committee to consider autism coverage - Winston-Salem Journal


N.C. House committee to consider autism coverage
Winston-Salem Journal
A state House Insurance committee is scheduled Tuesday to consider a Senate bill that would provide health-insurance coverage to individuals with autism. Senate Bill 676 passed by a 47-1 vote April 28. The House committee has had the bill since May 27.

UVU hopes to become 'national leader' with autism facility, program - Deseret News


Deseret News

UVU hopes to become 'national leader' with autism facility, program
Deseret News
"We have an autism initiative — we are the only university with an autism minor," said UVU spokeswoman Melinda Colton. "There seems to be such a community need, especially in Utah, and we need to help our professionals so they can be prepared in their ...
UVU officially announces plans for autism centerDaily Herald
UVU hopes autism facility, program helps them become 'national leader'KSL.com
dōTERRA Partners With Utah Valley University on Autism Support CenterPR Web (press release)

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Using Edtech to Improve Outcomes for Students with Autism - EdSurge


Using Edtech to Improve Outcomes for Students with Autism
EdSurge
Graduation season is here and thousands of students are preparing to enter the “real world.” The majority of them will spend this summer getting ready for college or starting new jobs. But for many with autism, the future doesn't feel so bright. New ...

Monday, June 29, 2015

Urban Meyer Drops Jokes, Shares Ohio State, Bowling Green Memories at ... - Eleven Warriors


Eleven Warriors

Urban Meyer Drops Jokes, Shares Ohio State, Bowling Green Memories at ...
Eleven Warriors
It was the damnedest thing and they said 'Coach please read this tonight as you introduce Coach Meyer,'" Dakich said Monday at the Hilton Garden Inn, Perrysburg at the "Urban for Autism" event. "I have not looked at these, I have no idea what they say.".

and more »

UVU officially announces plans for autism center - Daily Herald


Daily Herald

UVU officially announces plans for autism center
Daily Herald
UVU's Board of Trustees has approved moving forward on constructing a privately funded building on campus that will support community members, working professionals, future educators and individuals with autism. The proposed facility will now move to ...

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