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Girls and Asperger’s Syndrome

Girls with Asperger's Syndrome are being woefully under-identified and under-served by the system. Metro Parent looks into the roots of this diagnostic discrepancy.

Autism Centers in Michigan’s Grand Rapids Area

Where can you find autism centers in Michigan – specifically in Grand Rapids? Browse our list.

6 Myths and Truths About ABA Therapy

Think ABA is just for autism or that it involves 'bribes'? Get the facts on this popular autism therapy from a local expert with Total Spectrum.

5 Autism-Friendly Halloween Tips for Families

A local expert shares Halloween tips for parents of children with autism and other special needs to make the spooky holiday more sensory-friendly.

Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy

What is this leading therapy and why is it so effective for kids with autism? A local expert explains.

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.

Autism Could Be Predicted in Babies, Study Says

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