This week’s edition of the news highlights the latest studies along with several new developments affecting healthcare law and coverage for autism families around the country. Again, we will try to link to scientific articles if available.
In the meantime, let us know in the comments section what autism news stories you’ve been reading, and we may just feature them in next week’s post!
PBS News: Adults with Autism Locked Out of Health Coverage Due to Age Limits
KQED: Why the New Autism Benefit Is So Important to Medi-Cal Families
ABC News: The Sight and Sounds of Autism
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative: SHANK3 Mutations Turn Up in High Proportion of Autism Cases
Awareness Film Festival: “Different Not Less,” an animated interview on Asperger Syndrome
Disability Scoop: Autism Services Focus of New Push