Category Archives: Autism Media

Upcoming Film Documentary Focuses on Autism in Adulthood

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Film studies professor creates the documentary “Aging Out,” hoping that this film is able to show ways adults with Autism can lead meaningful, independent lives.

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Being Diagnosed is a Liberation, Not a Limitation

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By getting an assessment and proper diagnosis, a parent is opening doors and creating opportunities for their child.

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Special Savings Accounts Law Created for People with Disabilities

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President Barack Obama signed into law the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE Act) on December 19, 2014. This is a tax-favored way for families and people with disabilities to save money for future expenses without being disqualified from federal benefits.

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ICare4Autism attends the 12th Annual Legislative Breakfast

The 12th Annual Legislative Breakfast took place earlier today, Tuesday, July 9th, 2014, at the Renaissance Ballroom in Brooklyn, New York. This breakfast, which is hosted by Shema Kolainu-Hear Our Voices, school and center for children with autism, honored important figures in the community, such as elected officials, as well as civic and religious leaders.  ICare4Autism was proud to […]

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Scientists Discover Genetic Mutations that May Lead to Autism

Recent research has allowed scientists to determine which genetic mutations may cause Autism, which will allow them to predict Autism in children at earlier ages.

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First Lady of Panama, Mrs. Marta Linares de Martinelli, Honored by ICare4Autism

Mrs. Marta Linares de Martinelli, the First Lady of the Republic of Panama, was honored yesterday by ICare4Autism for her incredible initiatives in the global Autism community.

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Scientists Making Progress in Understanding ASD

Researchers are determined now more than ever to investigate further into the Autistic brain to determine how these disorders may develop.

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Police Force Undergoes Autism Sensitivity Training

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Police forces from Pittsburgh,PA are now required to undergo training learning how to identify and correspond to a person diagnosed with autism. This was implemented to avoid confusion and misinterpretation by the police force.

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Autism in the Female Brain

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Population studies of the prevalence of autism dictate that two- to- three times as many males as females have autism. However, autism is far from exclusively male.

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Dr. Stephen Shore Speaks on the Autism Workforce

In a public Google Hangout hosted by ICare4Autism on Monday, Dr. Stephen Shore of the US Autism& Asperger Association advisory board discussed how individuals with autism can transition into higher education and the workforce.

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