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Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1
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Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1

Liz Becker, Virginia, USA - has been married to Tom for 20 years and has 2 grown up sons of her own as well as 2 step children. Her youngest son Matt now aged 28 has severe to moderate autism. As well as being a teacher, research scientist and clinical scie...
To the woman who sat at table nine : an open letter which will melt the heart of parents of autistic children worldwide
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To the woman who sat at table nine : an open letter which will melt the heart of parents of autistic children worldwide

As parents of children with autism, we are usually prepared for the reaction of a society which sometimes does not understand the autistic spectrum. Stimming, repetitive behaviour and the dreaded meltdown are part of our days. I know that I have sometimes d...
“The daily show manufactured my comments”: EXCLUSIVE interview with Peter Schiff
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“The daily show manufactured my comments”: EXCLUSIVE interview with Peter Schiff

A debate on the American minimum wage turned into a media sensation when CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, Peter Schiff, took to the stage to voice his concerns about enforcing the $7.25 per hour  minimum. Autism Daily Newscast interviewed Mr Schiff exclusively...
Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children
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Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children

Recent changes to the American Psychatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) have tightened the criteria for the diagnosis of autism. The new revision, DSM V will include Asperser's Syndrome in it's criteria, and any who were diagnose...
Dogs Trained to Help Children on the Autism Spectrum
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Dogs Trained to Help Children on the Autism Spectrum

Animal-assisted therapy for children with autism is a popular topic at the moment. When combined  with an evidence-based approach, it can be very useful in helping children on the autism spectrum develop communication, self-help and social skills. Famil...
Ashley Steele talks about her autistic daughter Sadie and her quest for autism acceptance. Part 2
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Ashley Steele talks about her autistic daughter Sadie and her quest for autism acceptance. Part 2

Ashley Steele 25 from Torrance, California - is mother to 2 children, Taylor 4 months and Sadie 5 who has Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Autism Daily Newscast reporter, Jo Worgan, interviewed Ashley recently, part one of this interview can be found here. We a...