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Pet Therapy and Service Dogs for Autism
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Pet Therapy and Service Dogs for Autism

Earlier this year, a  study carried out by researchers at the University of Missouri confirmed what many parents have known for years - pets can help those children on the autism spectrum with social skills as well as helping with assertiveness. Science h...
Autism Speaks is smart, very smart
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Autism Speaks is smart, very smart

Whoever runs the public relations for Autism Speaks is brilliant. It is hard to imagine any other organization in the public eye that appears on the surface to look squeaky clean.  Their deterrents have been relatively unsuccessful in tarnishing that image. Wh...
Why research into autism is vital
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Why research into autism is vital

Statistics tell us that in twenty years’ time one in every two of every children born in the USA will fall somewhere upon the autism spectrum. The spectrum is so huge and varied in diagnosis at the moment, it’s difficult to determine who is and who isn’t place...