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State Launches Developmental Disability ID Cards

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People with developmental disabilities in one of the nation's most populous states can now apply for a government-issued identification card designed...

But is this the Best Practice Recommendation?

Authors: Smart Speech Therapy LLC

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Kids With Autism Twice As Likely To Be Abused

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New research suggests that children with autism are much more likely than other kids to be mistreated, according to a wide-ranging review of reports...

Vacation Rentals Catering To People With Autism

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A new online platform is offering vacation rentals featuring soothing neutral colors, door alarms, items washed with fragrance-free products and...

Home Videos May Speed Autism Diagnosis

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Short home videos may provide enough information to determine whether or not a child is on the autism spectrum, a new study suggests....