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What One Mother Learned When Her Son Was Diagnosed With Autism

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Shawna Wingert is a mother of two boys, a wife, speaker, and a blogger. In her recent article for The Huffington Post, she provided a list of things she learned when one of her sons was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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New York Jets Help Teen Ask Autistic Friend to Prom

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Asking someone to prom is an incredibly nerve-wracking experience. Seventeen year old Sarah Kardonsky recruited the help of the NFL’s New York Jets team players.

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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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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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