Call for Papers for the 2015 Autism Society National Conference

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

The Autism Society is accepting proposals for its 46th Autism Society National Conference and Exposition being held on Wednesday July 08-11, 2015 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. The Conference will feature world-renowned keynote speakers, over 100 presenters Read More

November Autism Matters: Message from the CEO

Friday, November 7th, 2014

November is National Caregivers Month and I want to recognize, with tremendous appreciation, all Caregivers who are helping individuals in need. From the care worker who comes into a home to help a child diagnosed with autism; to the support Read More

November Autism Matters: Advocacy Update – Legislative Landscape for 114th Congress

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

General elections for 33 U.S. Senate seats and 435 U.S. House of Representatives seats were held on Nov 4, 2014.  Republicans picked up 7 Senate seats during the election and regained the majority they lost in 2006. In the House, Read More

Autism Society statement on the death of London McCabe

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

We at the Autism Society are saddened by the death of London McCabe, a six-year-old boy with autism allegedly murdered by his mother the evening of November 3  in Oregon. We await a full investigation into the circumstances surrounding London’s Read More

Make Halloween a Better Experience: 7 Tips That Set You Up for Success

Friday, October 31st, 2014

By its very nature, Halloween is scary. Everything from the decorations, horror films, costumes, and the inflated cost of candy. However, perhaps the scariest part of Halloween is trying to understand it through the eyes of our kids with autism. Read More

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