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Video Shows Cop Restrain, Handcuff 10-Year-Old With Special Needs
"It's abuse, the torture, and the hell that he was put through," the child's mother said.
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This Heartwarming Twitter Story Shows The Power Of Representation In Media
"He's silly. I want to play with him." Here's the viral tale of a little girl who wanted to play with another kid because he reminded her of a Muppet with autism.
Plano Independent School District
This Teen With Autism Is Usually Non-Verbal, But His Grad Speech Stole The Show
Sef Scott, a student with Autism, defied expectations in a speech to his graduating class in Plano, Texas.
Woman Writes PSA After Her Service Dog Went For Help And Was Ignored
“If a service dog without a person approaches you, it means the person is down and in need of help.”
Video Shows 8-Year-Old With Autism Taunted, Abused By Bus Driver
"It's clearly despicable," said an attorney for the girl's family.
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8 Theme Parks Changing The Game For Guests With Autism
These venues go beyond skip-the-line passes and online tips.
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Here Is What No One Says Out Loud About Raising A 13-Year-Old Son With Autism
No one warned me how hard it would be.
17 Children's Books That Promote Understanding Of Autism
These books foster awareness and empathy for kids on the spectrum.
11 Photos That Show What Autism Looks Like
For these families, autism can mean triumph, heartache and lots of love.
Mom Started Business For Son With Autism. Now She Employs 20 Like Him.
By Cindy Arboleda, Yahoo Lifestyle
When her husband suddenly died in 2010, Stella Spanakos felt uncertain about what the future would hold for Nicholas, their
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What Parents Of Kids With Autism Wish You Knew
"My daughter can hear and see how you treat her."
On World Autism Awareness Day, Remember 'The Neglected End Of The Spectrum'
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We are facing a crisis within the autism community.
The 9 Most Important Scientific Studies For Parents Of 2017
Fatherly is a publication for modern fathers looking to make t...
1. Parents trigger bad behavior by looking at their phones
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How To Navigate The Holidays With Kids With Autism
Whether you're a parent with a child with autism or hosting a family with one.
What It Really Feels Like To Be An Autism Mom
Jennifer Sartore Hulst
Mother, paralegal, skincare consultant, aspiring writer
We have all seen those heartwarming videos of a child with autism speaking his first words after years of silence, bonding
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Man With Autism Offers Sensory Friendly Santa Visits So No Kid Misses Out
Kerry Magro knows just how overwhelming the mall can be, especially during the holidays.
Police Hunt For Person Who Fatally Pushed Autistic Man Into Traffic
"It's been a big shock," his sister says. "He was such a kind person."
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Special Education’s Hidden Racial Gap
By Emmanuel Felton, The Hechinger Report
Across the country, black and Latino children with special needs are far less likely to graduate than their white peers.
Angela Ashton Smith
Reflections On Being Thankful As An Autism Parent
Angela Ashton Smith
Wife, Mom of three children, student, and driver of "The Strug...
Despite what you see on the surface, no one has an easy journey through life.
The Low Number Of Students With Disabilities Graduating From College Is A Crisis
By Jackie Mader and Sarah Butrymowicz, The Hechinger Report
How better soft skills might boost low college persistence and employment rates.
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