6th Annual US Autism & Asperger Association World Conference in Seattle

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The U.S. Autism & Asperger Association’s 6th Annual World Conference is scheduled for October 27-30, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. While details are still being ironed out for the big conference, the USAAA recently sent out a press release announcing the conference. For your information, I’m including a copy of the press release here. As more details become available, I will be sure to post updates. In the interim, please take a minute to browse through my list of Autism Conferences {Read More}

San Diego Somali Autism Awareness Website Launches

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On Monday I received an email from Abukar Hussein with San Diego Somali Autism Awareness (SDSAA) informing me of the organization’s new website. According to Hussein, San Diego has the second largest Somali population in the United States, just behind Minneapolis. There have been numerous studies researching the incidence of autism spectrum disorder diagnoses among children of Somali descent in Minneapolis.