This week’s edition of the news highlights the latest studies along with several features related to disability self-advocacy and technological developments in 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!
Haaretz: Autism Self-Advocate And Obama Appointee Ari Ne’eman Wins $100,000 Ruderman Prize
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative: Wearable Sensors Aim To Capture Autism In Action
New York Times: More Differences Than Similarities Are Found in Autistic Siblings
Disability Scoop: By Age 6, Some With Autism See Improvement
News Medical: Improving Prefrontal Cortex Activity Could Help Autistic People Regulate Emotions
The Guardian: How Robots Are Helping Children With Autism