In this interview, Elizabeth Graham provides some additional information about bereavement and offers advice to family members and individuals with ASD.
Music Therapy is a research-based health care profession that uses music to help clients reach their therapeutic goals. Ok, that sounds interesting, but what exactly does that mean? Let’s take a closer look.
James McCarten from the Special Needs Alliance provides an overview of special needs trusts.
When she walked in my office I could tell that she was going to speak her mind. She was passionate and pushy, but she had the right to be. She knew what it is like to raise a child with autism, and she was sitting across from me demanding more from our community.
Throughout the nation, parents of children with autism and other developmental disabilities face many struggles navigating the array of information and service systems available to them.
On March 16, 2011, Autism NOW chaired the first meeting of the National Advisory Committee.
Over the last 12 months Autism NOW has given hope to more than a million people and the public has turned to the National Autism Resource and Information Center for information, referral services and empowerment.
I’ll be honest: I have an agenda. That agenda is to raise the awareness and use of technology options and solutions for people with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families.
In the words of Kris, “To be able to communicate is a luxury, and it is a right not to be taken for granted. I’m trying to tell you all that without typing – I would be left without a voice.”