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Advocates and Virginia lawmakers to discuss challenges adults with autism are facing today
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Advocates and Virginia lawmakers to discuss challenges adults with autism are facing today

Charlottesville, Va. --- Autism advocates and lawmakers in Virginia are set to meet Sept. 28 to sit down and discuss the challenges that adults with autism spectrum disorder are facing. The advocates and lawmakers will be meeting in an activity-filled event...
Autism film ‘Sounding the Alarm’ raises autism awareness about adults with autism
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Autism film ‘Sounding the Alarm’ raises autism awareness about adults with autism

Sounding the Alarm film, Dr. Christopher McDougle – Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and director of Mass General’s Lurie Center for Autism made his debut in the film last week which premiered at Massachusetts General Hospital. Nationwide s...
Man with autism found dead by family members after being reported missing to police
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Man with autism found dead by family members after being reported missing to police

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan. – When Kurt Miller, 32, went missing from his home, his family reported this incident to the police. Mr Miller went missing a week last Wednesday and was sadly found dead outside his apartment on the following Sunday. Mr Miller had auti...
New census report in Philadelphia shows increased need for autism services
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New census report in Philadelphia shows increased need for autism services

Harrisburg, PA -- A new census report for Philadelphia was recently  released and shows that the need for autism services in the state rose dramatically. The number of individuals on the spectrum already receiving services since 2005 has since tripled, but th...