Tag Archives: Autism

Holly Robinson Peete Opens Up on Autism Live About Motherhood, the Teen Years and the Future of Autism

Holly Robinson Peete

Actress Holly Robinson Peete will appear on Autism Live this Friday, March 14, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. PDT, for a one-hour segment.

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CARD to Host Free Colorado Conference to Provide Treatment Solutions to Families Affected by Autism

Denver

We are hosting a free, comprehensive, one-day “CARD Colorado Autism Conference” on treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The event will help parents and caregivers of children with ASD learn about effective intervention solutions, strategic methods to address challenging behaviors and techniques to acquire insurance funding for autism treatment. Speakers include world-renowned autism expert and CARD founder and CEO Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD., BCBA-D, CARD chief strategy officer Dennis Dixon, PhD, and CARD director of contracts Bryce Miler. The conference will take place on Saturday, March 29, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at The Summit Conference and Event Center in Aurora, Colo., located at 411 Sable Blvd. Refreshments and light snacks will be provided. Attendees must register by March 27, 2014, at conference.centerforautism.com.

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#CARDSpirit

CARD

Next month is April and all across the globe families everywhere will be supporting individuals with autism by showing awareness for the disorder. Each year to support autism awareness, we have CARD Spirit day. It’s a day for us to celebrate the CARD family and all the wonderful people that make what we do possible.

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The Importance Of Family

#CARDFamily

CARD is made up of therapists, BCBAs, and supervisors who have chosen to dedicate their lives to the treatment of children with autism. The keyword here is ‘chosen’, because each CARD therapist, BCBA, and supervisor cares deeply about helping the individuals they treat to achieve their highest potential.

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CBS Special Report: Wandering

CARD

CBS 47 reports on how the Center for Autism and Related Disorders provides therapy that helps children with autism and prevents them from wandering.

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Ask Dr. Doreen

Dr. Doreen

Enjoy the latest segment of Ask Dr. Doreen on Autism Live, featuring CARD founder Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, answering YOUR questions about autism! Here are the topics Dr. Doreen tackles this week with Autism Live host Shannon Penrod.

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Recovered And Talking About Autism

Nick

In this episode of The A-Word, we are introduced to Nick, a young man that underwent ABA therapy for autism at the Center for Autism and Related Disorders and recovered.

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Big News In Mississippi

Mississippi

Great news coming out of Mississippi! This week legislators in the House of Representatives passed a bill to mandate insurance to cover autism by an unprecedented vote of 120-0!

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Camp Discovery Learning App For Children With Autism

Camp Discovery

Does your child love using your iPad or tablet? Teach your child new skills with Camp Discovery. Developed by the CARD, Camp Discovery houses a growing suite of educational games. Grounded on evidence-based teaching principles, Camp Discovery creates fun learning opportunities for children with autism. Camp Discovery offers many unique features including preference assessments, fun mini games, progress tracking graphs, parent controls and more. Camp Discovery is an excellent educational tool for children ages 2 and up.

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We’re One Big Family

Ethan

Today we’d like to recognize Ethan, a child that was diagnosed with autism at age two and has been a member of the #CARDFamily since 2005. Since his diagnosis and treatment for autism spectrum disorder, we’ve had the privilege of being a part of Ethan’s growth and development.

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