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More States May Require Insurance to Cover Autism Therapy – Part 1
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More States May Require Insurance to Cover Autism Therapy – Part 1

Current treatments for autism, including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), are costly and time-intensive, and there is no guarantee that they will be covered under Obamacare. The federal government declined to institute a national standard for the coverage of a...
UK Charity Ambitious about Autism – 4 in 10 children with autism are illegally excluded from school
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UK Charity Ambitious about Autism – 4 in 10 children with autism are illegally excluded from school

The UK charity Ambitious about Autism - found in a recent survey of 500 families that 4 in 10 children had been formally and temporarily excluded from school, this is illegal. They have recently launched their 'Ruled Out ' campaign that Autism Daily Newscas...
Feb 10 – 16 is National Fetal Anti-Convulsant Syndrome Awareness (FACSA) Week 2014.
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Feb 10 – 16 is National Fetal Anti-Convulsant Syndrome Awareness (FACSA) Week 2014.

FACSA Official Awareness Week - During this week FACSA hope to raise awareness of the condition. Autism Daily Newscast covered FACSA and one of its co-founders, Emma Murphy back in December. Fetal Anti Convulsant Syndrome is a condition caused when a woman ...
Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 2
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Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 2

Trafford, Manchester - ASK-PERGERS? is a mother and son team who co-authored 2 books, run a Facebook and twitter site and provide an online advice service to both individuals and families who live with Asperger's Syndrome. The information they offer is both fr...
Report finds Connecticut students with autism most targeted for restraint and seclusion used
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Report finds Connecticut students with autism most targeted for restraint and seclusion used

Connecticut, State Department of Education - A new report finds that there were more than 33,000 incidents of physical restraint or seclusion in public schools and private special education programs in Connecticut. The report found that children with autism...