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Early intervention improves long-term outcomes for children with autism
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Early intervention improves long-term outcomes for children with autism

Early intervention for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder helps improve their intellectual ability and reduces autism symptoms years after originally getting treatment, a new study shows. The study is the first in more than 20 years to look at long-term o...
Press Release: Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Mikulski Medical Marijuana Amendment to CJS
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Press Release: Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Mikulski Medical Marijuana Amendment to CJS

Senate Vote Reaffirms Congressional Support to End of Federal Interference In State-Level Medical Marijuana Programs - June 11, 2015 Washington, DC-  Earlier today the United States Senate Appropriations Committee voted for the Mikulski medical cannabis (...
Interview with Stephanie Lay – Talks openly about son with autism and self-injurious behaviour and her famous Maine-Tex Grilled Salsa
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Interview with Stephanie Lay – Talks openly about son with autism and self-injurious behaviour and her famous Maine-Tex Grilled Salsa

Maine – In March we brought you the story about Stephanie Lay, mother to 14-year-old Bryce with autism and Self-Injurious Behaviour (SIB). Stephanie has used her grilled salsa recipe in order to connect with her son, to teach him life skills and to use the...
Study: Young Kids With Autism Behave Better If Parents Are Trained – w/video
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Study: Young Kids With Autism Behave Better If Parents Are Trained – w/video

PARENT TRAINING SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCES DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOR IN CHILDREN WITH AUTISM COLUMBUS, Ohio – It’s estimated that six out of 1,000 children worldwide are affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and 50 percent demonstrate serious and disruptive behavi...