The United States of Autism Official Trailer – YouTube

This is a video i came across after visiting the Generation Rescue site this morning. It’s about a father who’s son stopped speaking after he turned 2 years old. He decided to take a trip across America to talk to several families about Autism. This is their story: The United States of Autism Official Trailer – YouTube.

It’s Time for School: Building Quality Education Programs for Students with ASD

School Districts across the country are struggling to meet the needs of students with ASD. Budgets are tight making it is hard to think about being proactive when there are not enough dollars to even cover day-to-day operations. However, districts have found that developing quality education programs for students with autism can actually result inContinue reading “It’s Time for School: Building Quality Education Programs for Students with ASD”

A Parent’s Guide To Assessment 2: My Child Has Been Evaluated, Now What? Putting Results In Motion

This webinar is about how to better understand assessment results, as well as how to use ongoing assessment to guide treatment planning and implementation. Understanding common assessment scores, the importance of individualized treatment recommendations, and measuring progress will be covered. Presented by Claire Schutte, Psy.D., BCBA-D, Psychologist at the Johnson Center Register for this upcomingContinue reading “A Parent’s Guide To Assessment 2: My Child Has Been Evaluated, Now What? Putting Results In Motion”

Reblogging/sharing from the TACA blog: The media should be sharing this message instead: Work hard. Fight hard. Keep trying new therapies. Do not wait. Have hope. “Growing out” of autism is an urban myth. Recovery from autism is possible.