This week’s edition of the news highlights the latest studies along with several insightful features concerning autism advocates and autism therapies. 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!
Los Angeles Times: Is Autism Like a Magic Show that Won’t End?
Disability Scoop: Lawmakers Urge Feds to Listen to Autism Self-Advocates
The Hill: Pentagon to Cut Autism Healthcare Payments in Half
New York Times: How One Boy With Autism Became BFF With Apple’s Siri
Time Magazine: Autistic Kids May Benefit from Parent-Led Therapy
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative: Rare Mutations Linked to Severity of Autism Symptoms