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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...

Feb 22, 2010, 08:45 ET

Parents of Children With Autism Worldwide Can Now Help Their Children Learn at Home

In the past, parents of children with autism worldwide had little hope of finding effective and affordable treatment services for their child....

Feb 01, 2010, 10:45 ET
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 02/01/2010

GREENZYS Launches Exclusively at FAO Schwarz in Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day

GREENZYS, an eco-friendly literary based children's brand that encompasses – books, plush toys, animated content and an interactive website,...

Jan 27, 2010, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Highlights Web-Based Autism Treatment Platform at CARD Conference

Rethink Autism, a web-based curriculum platform for children with autism, will be represented at Florida's Center for Autism and Related...

Jan 25, 2010, 08:10 ET

Rethink Autism Web-Based Treatment Platform Available Through Montana Autism Waiver

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) has approved the use of Rethink Autism (http://www.rethinkautism.com), a...

Jan 06, 2010, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Partners with Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation to Make Research-Based Autism Treatment Tools Available to Families and School Districts in Need

Rethink Autism announced its partnership with the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation, providing its research-based online autism treatment tools free...

Dec 23, 2009, 08:15 ET

Autism Treatment Crisis: Insufficient Number of Providers to Meet Alarming Increase in Need

According to a study recently released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Autism and Developmental Disabilities...

Jul 08, 2009, 08:00 ET

Author Claims it is Time to go From THINK to RETHINK

For about 90 years the leaders of society have been implored to THINK, most notably by IBM which adopted it as a slogan. That's not good enough for...