Autism and Bipolar Disorder

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Jessica Hellings, MD and Andrea Witwer discuss the connection between autism and bipolar disorder.  Here is the article: http://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2013/04/19/there-connection-between-autism-and-bipolar-disorder

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7 Suggestions for Speech Development

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With new research suggesting that many nonverbal children with autism eventually develop speech, even after the age of 4 years, Autism Speaks published this list of 7 suggestions for facilitating speech development. Item 7 confirms what research has shown for years – that assistive devices can actually help foster speech development. This article also links

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Ethics in Genetic Testing

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The American Academy of Pediatrics recently posted a policy statement on Ethical and Policy Issues in Genetic Testing and Screening of Children. Check it out: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2013/02/17/peds.2012-3680.full.pdf+html

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ACT at Aut2Run!

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ACT was there for the Aut2Run in April 2013.  It was a great event! Thanks to everyone who came!  Here are some photos:

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