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Autism and Wandering: How Applied Behaviour Analysis can Help Keep Kids Safe
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Autism and Wandering: How Applied Behaviour Analysis can Help Keep Kids Safe

In October 2013, a 14-year-old boy by the name of Avonte Oquendo wandered away from his class and out of his school. The security cameras outside of his school captured him darting across the street until he was no longer visible. This is the last footage ever...
Sen Schumer pushes for Avonte’s Law at State of Union Address  – w/video
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Sen Schumer pushes for Avonte’s Law at State of Union Address – w/video

Later today, Avonte Oquendo's mother, Vanessa Fontaine, will be accompanying Senator Chuck Schumer as a guest for the President’s State of the Union address. Avonte Oquendo wandered from his  NYC high school on October 4, 2013. Avonte, 14 had nonverbal autism ...
Vigil marks one year anniversary when autistic teen, Avonte Oquendo wandered from school
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Vigil marks one year anniversary when autistic teen, Avonte Oquendo wandered from school

New York — Avonte Oquendo wandred from his  NYC high school a year ago on October 4. Avonte, 14 had nonverbal autism and sadly his body was found in the East River in January this year. Autism Daily Newscast reported on many occasions about the search for Av...
New video of Avonte Oquendo shows him running just feet past safety agent’s desk
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New video of Avonte Oquendo shows him running just feet past safety agent’s desk

LONG ISLAND CITY – A new video and new details from a police report on the disappearance of Avonte Oquendo that was released by the lawyer for Avonte Oquendo's family. They decided to release the new video on Monday night and it clearly shows Avonte runnin...