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Using Activity Schedules to Help Children and Adults with Autism
Organization for Autism Research

 Activity schedules are frequently used with children and adults who have autism. These easy-to-make tools consist of photographs or drawings and tell the user what comes next in a sequence ...


Can Reservists Receive ECHO Benefits for Their Children?
Organization for Autism Research

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January 25th, 2012 | (0)

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OAR frequently receives questions from military reservists and their spouses regarding their eligibility for services through the Extended Care Health Option (ECHO) for their dependents with autism. ECHO coverage is ...


Meet Our Father and Son Ambassadors for OAR
Organization for Autism Research

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January 10th, 2012 | (0)

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Soon after the Marine Corps Marathon and 10K, OAR Executive Director Mike Maloney received this e-mail from Maureen L. who was walking the 10K: “Sometime along the course in the Crystal ...


Why Fitness Matters and How It May Make the New Year Even Happier
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January 5th, 2012 | (0)

Making a New Year’s resolution to hit the gym? You may want to include your child with autism in the plan. A meta-analysis of research regarding individuals with autism and ...