Daily Archives: May 19, 2011

The A-Word Part 4: Finding A Voice

It’s been years since experts blamed the mother for autism—since doctors believed that it was distant mothers – or “refrigerator mothers” – a lack of closeness and warmth toward their babies—that led to this condition in which children resisted hugs and eye contact.

Posted in The A-Word | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Join CARD In Supporting Austin Beutner for LA Mayor 2013

Austin Beutner recently served as the deputy mayor of Los Angeles, and had the task of solving some of the city’s largest economic problems. Austin has vast expertise in creating, building, and managing large businesses, and supporters believe that this experience will enable him to reform the city-wide bureaucratic systems that often stifle efforts for improvement.

Posted in Autism Events | Tagged , , , , | 18 Comments