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Perspective and Advice from a Young Woman in College with ASD

…strength, acknowledge weakness and embrace both as a young woman. What does a self-confident woman look like to you? I have a girlfriend named Lauren who knows where she is…

Autism Science Foundation Hosts Autism Community’s First TED-Style Talks

…hear first-hand from numerous scientists presenting the field’s latest research in understandable manner. Lauren Rimland, a parent of a child with autism, stated, “The speakers were well aware that they…

Autism Speaks Awards iPads to 800 Individuals with Autism – Pilot Study Showed Their Effectiveness on the Communication Skills of Individuals with ASD

…without access to the SGD. “Many children with autism use augmentative communication devices,” said Lauren Elder, Ph.D., Autism Speaks assistant director of dissemination science. “This study showed that these devices…

Twin Study Suggests Girls are Protected From Autism Risk

…really hasn’t had much strong evidence behind it,” says Lauren Weiss, assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. “I think this study provides some very good…