Thursday, February 26, 2015

Lawmakers Look To Rein In Alternative Diplomas

A new proposal in Congress would ensure that parents of students with disabilities are provided more information before their child is taken off track for a regular diploma.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Autism & Hoarding: Adult Son Fears Parent’s Help with Overflowing Room

Advice on understanding hoarding and why it’s so common among those with autism – along with helpful behavioral strategies from a psychologist in the Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network.

Autism & Pica: Study Shows Behavioral Interventions can Reduce Danger

In a review of autism treatment records, researchers have identified behavioral strategies that effectively curb the autism-related tendency to eat dangerous nonfood items.