Autism Society Statement On United Airlines Incident

Monday, May 11th, 2015

The Autism Society continues to monitor the situation surrounding United Airlines and the Beegle family. This particular instance serves as a critical reminder that education and training are key. From the time an individual with autism books a flight to when the plane Read More

May Autism Matters CEO Message: We Salute You, Mom!

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

This Sunday we will join with families around the world to celebrate the unique role mothers play in our society. It is difficult to put into words the immense impact mothers have on the growth and development of an individual. Read More

Ask the Experts: 5 Structured Social Coaching Tips for Parents and Caregivers of Children with Autism

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Maryann Campbell, MHA, is executive director of The Glenholme School, and Marc Bonaguide is acting clinical director of The Glenholme School. The Glenholme School, a center of the Devereux organization, is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) therapeutic boarding school for young people Read More

Autism Society President/CEO Responds to Dateline’s “On the Brink” Special Report on Autism

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Like many, I watched Dateline’s “On the Brink” report on aging out of the system. As a parent of a young adult with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), the stories are all too familiar. Families spend years at a time attempting to secure Read More

Autism Matters CEO Message: Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

It was an honor to join with global leaders in the autism and business communities to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day 2015 at the United Nations in New York City. The event marked the launch of a new initiative to provide meaningful access Read More

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