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Arizona Community Gives Young Adults A Place to Fit In

Parents of a young adult with Asperger’s have been making recent headlines when they started a new program to help others on the spectrum transition after high school.

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Aspie Travels the World as an Advocate

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Zach Zaborny is a 25-year-old man living with Asperger’s Syndrome. However, he does not let that or any of his previous diagnoses hinder him. Zaborny has become an advocate for post-secondary opportunities for students with Asperger’s.

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Armenia Joins List of Countries to Benefit From ICare4Autism’s Curriculum Training

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ICare4Autism is proud to partner with Narine Vardanyan with the International Child Development Center this summer, bringing autism therapies to the Armenian community.

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App Could Help Greatly With Diagnosing Autism

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NODA gives parents instructions about recording their child while doing a number of certain tasks and then sending the videos to a healthcare provider somewhere in the world.

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Companies Increasingly Hiring More Workers on the Spectrum

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Daniel McNabb is an employee of Ultra Testing, one of many companies who are hiring people on the spectrum more and more. Currently, 80% of Ultra’s workforce is on the spectrum.

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Policy Expert Joins Forces with ICare4Autism to Help Ghana

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Mr. Fosu will assist in our efforts regarding Ghana; to help ICare4Autism reach the Ghanaian government so that we can increase awareness of autism in Ghana, upgrade training and facilities, and expand the overall knowledge base of caregivers and educators.

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Bangladeshi Researcher Maps Out New Autism Genetic Risk Factors

Uddin’s method involves comparing several different data sets involving the function of genes to specific locations in the brain and the activities performed there. By sorting these different data sets, he hopes to unravel the different genetic links to autism.

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Expansion of Autism Waiver in Maryland Could Help Thousands

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The Autism Waiver provides assistance and extra services that might not be available to families with children with autism, especially in terms of early intervention programs.

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New Ground Breaking Documentary: Autism in America

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Director and writer Zac Adams has created an emotionally eye opening film that attempts to answer questions about autism. He complies personal stories from families and professionals who are effected by autism on a daily basis.

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Autism Talent Showcased in Seskatchewan

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A Canadian student has many talents of his own but recently he has been working on showcasing the talents of his fellow classmates. More specifically, he wants to give a voice to those with autism spectrum disorder.

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