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Sep 19, 2011, 08:05 ET

Rethink Autism Wins Education, Health and Business Awards Throughout 2011

Distinguishing themselves as the leaders in the field of web-based autism treatment, Rethink Autism has been honored in 2011 by a wide range of...

Aug 01, 2011, 08:20 ET

Key Components of an Effective School-Based Autism Program

Considering the alarming growth in the prevalence of autism (estimates as high as 1 in 91 (1)) as well as the challenging financial climate, in...

Jul 05, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Wins Prestigious 2011 CODiE Award for Best Instructional Solution for Special Needs Students

Rethink Autism, the first and only autism curriculum aligned with the Common Core State Standards, is an honored recipient of the 2011 SIIA CODiE...

Jun 13, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Becomes the First and Only Autism Curriculum Aligned with the Common Core State Standards

Rethink Autism, a new force in online education for children on the autism spectrum, has announced that its award-winning curriculum is now aligned...

May 31, 2011, 09:53 ET

Online Educational Company Offers Parents Discounted Summer Program for Children with Autism

Many children with autism need structure and consistency in their daily lives. So as schools across the country begin their summer vacations, many...

May 02, 2011, 07:50 ET

Help a Child With Autism Show His Appreciation This Mother's Day

Mother's Day is May 8th, and for children with autism, expressing their affection for Mom can be a challenge. As part of their commitment to the...

Mar 31, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Launches Video Series to Answer Key Questions About Autism for Parents

April is Autism Awareness Month. As part of its commitment to the autism community, educational technology company Rethink Autism is helping to...

Mar 21, 2011, 08:15 ET

Autism Action Partnership Announces Statewide Initiative to Improve Outcomes for Students with ASD in Nebraska Public Schools

Autism Action Partnership (AAP), a public nonprofit foundation, announced a statewide initiative to improve outcomes for students with autism in...

Jan 26, 2011, 07:45 ET

Key Components of an Effective School-Based Autism Program

An estimated 637,000 children ages 3-17 in the U.S. (or 1 in 91) had a current Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis in 2007 according to a...

Dec 14, 2010, 07:45 ET

Helping Parents of Children with Autism Navigate the Holiday Season

The holiday season is usually a fun and exciting time, but it can be challenging for children with autism and their families. While many of us...

Nov 22, 2010, 08:15 ET

Children with Autism Create Thanksgiving Cartoon

On the eve of Thanksgiving, children with autism will have a chance to see their art featured in an animated cartoon made with the help of Rethink...

Nov 08, 2010, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Provides Distance BCBA Supervision to Candidates Seeking Certification in Behavior Analysis

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 1 in 110 children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). That is a prevalence of...

Oct 25, 2010, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Helps Families of Children with Autism Participate in Halloween Activities

How does a family with a child on the autism spectrum participate in Halloween activities? That question is pondered by more families than ever...

Sep 13, 2010, 07:50 ET

Top 10 Ways to Collaborate With Your Child's School

The beginning of a new school year is stressful for all parents but especially for those who have a child with autism. Many parents are overwhelmed...

Aug 02, 2010, 07:45 ET

Rethink Autism Helps Schools Serve More Students With Autism Despite Shrinking Budgets

Public school administrators are facing the prospect of deeper budget cuts in cities and states nationwide. Meanwhile, schools with fewer resources...

Jul 26, 2010, 07:45 ET

Parents Can Learn to Teach Social and Language Skills to Children with Autism

One of the most common initial red flags reported by parents of children with autism is that they suspect their child may be deaf because he or she...

Jun 15, 2010, 07:40 ET

Wisconsin Extends Medicaid Waiver to Cover Innovative Web-Based Autism Treatment Program

The State of Wisconsin has expanded the State's care for children with autism through its Children's Long-Term Support (CLTS) Medicaid Waiver,...

Jun 07, 2010, 08:15 ET

Public Schools Challenged to Serve More Students with Autism Despite Budget Cuts

School districts across the U.S. struggle with the combination of two harsh realities: an increasing intensity of budget cuts for 2010-11, and...

May 03, 2010, 07:40 ET

Rethink Autism Helps Families Celebrate Mother's Day

How does a family touched with Autism celebrate Mother's Day? That question is pondered by more families than ever before. The Centers for Disease...

Apr 05, 2010, 08:33 ET

Videos of Twin With Autism Show Dramatic Results From Treatment and Raise Awareness of Early Signs

Hundreds of thousands of children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) but many are never diagnosed, never treated and their stories are never...