Service Dogs and Autism by Temple Grandin


Compliments of Autism Asperger’s Digest March/April 2011 issue “Autism & Asperger’s: The Way I See It,” by Temple Grandin, Ph.D., is an exclusive column in every issue of Autism Asperger’s Digest. This article appears in the March/April 2011 issue and is reprinted by permission of the editor. The Autism Asperger’s Digest is offering a subscription special during April, to celebrate National Autism Awareness Month. Details follow. Service Dogs and Autism

Petition to Add an ICD-9 Code for Wandering Behavior


The following is from the Autism Research Institute (ARI) requesting signature for a petition to add an ICD-9 diagnostic code for wandering behavior, which is a concern for many parents of children with autism.