Mom Of Bullied Teen Says School Didn't Help"I pray going forward that they would take these matters more seriously."
New Bill Pushes For Crisis Intervention Training For Paramedics, PoliceA disability rights group wants trained paramedics, not police, to handle 911 calls involving with people with autism or psychiatric disorders.
Courses Prepare Drivers With Autism For Traffic StopsThe program aims to teach young people with autism how to interact with police during traffic stops.
Sheriff's Office, Teaching Hospital Provide Training For Autistic Drivers, CopsGetting pulled over can be a stressful situation for anyone, but even more so for some drivers with autism.
Parents Say School Allowed 2 Children With Autism To Wander AwayCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports on an incident Chicago Public Schools calls "unacceptable."
The Hottest Toy Can Also Help Children With Learning Issues ConcentrateFidget Spinners are the hottest toy on the market right now, but they could also be helping students with learning issues concentrate.
Parents Recreate Closed Blockbuster Store For Autistic SonWhen an autistic Texas man's favorite video store closed, his parents surprised him by bringing part of it home.
Evanston Non-Profit Organization Helps Those With Autism Transition To IndependenceApril is Autism Awareness Month and the Center for Independent Futures has been helping individuals with disabilities transition to independence for 15 years.
A Muppet With Autism To Be Welcomed Soon On 'Sesame Street'Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted - this time by adding a new friend Julia who has Autism.
Suburban Mother Who Killed Her Autistic Son In 2013 Will Be Released From JailFor nearly four years, Dorothy Spourdalakis has been in jail after drugging her 14-year-old severely autistic son and then stabbing him to death.
Girls & Autism: It Can Be Subtle, Or Absent For Some At RiskThe developmental disorder is at least four times more common in boys, but scientists taking a closer look are finding some gender-based surprises: Many girls with autism have social skills that can mask the condition.
Child With Autism Left Wandering Streets After CPS Transit Drop-OffThe driver of the special needs van dropped her off at home with no supervision.