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Play-Place for Autistic Children in Sterling Heights Offers Fun for Kids...

This Macomb County spot offers recreational, educational and therapeutic fun for kids with autism and their families.

Tips on Enjoying Amusement Parks with Kids with Autism

Some theme parks, like Cedar Point, Kings Island and Michigan's Adventure, offer programs to help families of kids with autism. Learn about them and discover tips on how to prepare for your child's day.

Fidget-Friendly Finds for Older Kids With Autism and Sensory Challenges

It can be tough to keep your mind on task when your body wants to stay in motion. These gadgets help teens and tweens keep on track.

Tips for Young Adults with Autism on Finding Employment

For those on the autism spectrum, it isn't always easy to find a job. Here are five practical pieces of advice on employment for people with autism.

Asperger’s Syndrome Support for Parents

Have a child with 'high functioning autism'? Here are resources and Asperger's support groups for parents to help, both online and in southeast Michigan.

Top Autism Centers in Southeast Michigan

Find autism centers in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties for support, autism resources and education.

Metro Parent’s Living with Autism Workshop

Parents and professionals are invited to join Metro Parent for the 11th annual Living with Autism conference on Friday, April 27, 2018 at the Detroit Marriott Troy.

Study Finds Link Between Herpes Infection and Autism

A local pediatrician weighs in on what parents should know about this new research.

Autism Could Be Predicted in Babies, Study Says

New research used MRIs to predict which babies would develop autism spectrum disorder.

Getting Help with Autism

Did you recently find out your child has autism? An expert offers first steps on how to help your child with autism and where to find resources.

Signs and Symptoms of Autism in Kids

One in 68 kids have an autism spectrum disorder. Think this could be your child? Read up on signs of autism in kids, including early signs of autism.

The Autism Parent's Bucket List

Our list of 101 things every child should do or learn before they grow up didn't cut it for parents raising a child with autism. Here's an amended list.