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Articles that focus on the latest news and reports surrounding autism (new findings, programs, grants, etc.). This can include Hot Off the Press! articles or general press releases (such as a listing of events).

Special Needs Book Partnership Promotes Kindness and Acceptance Initiative

Special Needs Book Partnership Promotes Kindness and Acceptance Initiative

Geek Club Books, Inc., an autism nonprofit, and Someone Special Uniquely Personalized Books announced their “Kindness and Awareness” initiative to help educate children about other children with special needs. Geek Club Books creates autism awareness education and curriculum so parents and teachers can introduce important topics of autism in the inclusive classroom.  Someone Special Books… Continue Reading

Autism Expert Invents New Method to Help Kids Communicate Better

Autism Expert Invents New Method to Help Kids Communicate Better

If your child with autism is verbal, have you ever experienced these kinds of situations? Your son hasn’t been starting conversations with others about his recent summer vacation, so you instruct him, “Tell Grandma about your vacation.”  When he responds with unimportant or unexciting details, you find yourself guiding him, “Tell Grandma about the big… Continue Reading

Promising New App Can Help ASD Kids Communicate Better

Promising New App Can Help ASD Kids Communicate Better

Aut2Speak, an app that bridges the communication gap for those with pre-verbal or non-verbal autism, has announced its anticipated iOS release. Autism spectrum speech disorders can be difficult and even frustrating. Approximately half a million people in the United States suffer from autism-related speech disorders. Almost 10 million people have trouble with speech from other… Continue Reading

Touch Autism Provides Families with Valuable Resource App

Touch Autism Provides Families with Valuable Resource App

The opportunities for learning and adventure seem endless. There are puzzle spelling words, learning games, social stories…something for everyone. With a mere couple swipes on your iPad, iPod or other tablet, you and/or your child can conveniently access the latest educational tools, supplements and tools provided by Autism Apps. This comprehensive list of apps (downloadable… Continue Reading