Autistic and Aging Out [Video]

Although my oldest is only 12, the future is always on my mind and I know I’m not alone. Lauren Betesh shares the story of Heidi Roger and her 18 year-old son, Andrew in this video. Families of children with autism face a tough road when the services of high school programs end at age 21, and parents are often compelled to take on even more care than ever. For Heidi Roger and her 18-year-old son Andrew, the prospect of {Read More}

Added: Autism Conference in New York City

I recently received notice of a new autism conference in New York City and I have added it to my Autism Conferences in 2011 page but I also wanted to write a new post with more details about the event. YAI Network’s 32nd Annual International Conference “Bridges to Success in Developmental and Learning Disabilities” May 2 – 5, 2011 at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City Speakers: This year’s speaker roster includes Jed Baker, Ph.D., David Hingburger, {Read More}