Day: April 26, 2018

Theconversation.com: Toronto attack: Autism does not increase risk of violence

Theconversation.com: Toronto attack: Autism does not increase risk of violence

News reports have linked the van attack that killed 10 pedestrians in Toronto this week to the possibility the alleged driver has Asperger’s syndrome, a clinical diagnosis that is currently considered to be part of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Alek Minassian, who has been charged with 10 counts of murder

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Wdam.com: Speech Pathologist: Early autism detection means better outcome

Wdam.com: Speech Pathologist: Early autism detection means better outcome

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) –

April is Autism Awareness Month, which is a time to bring Autism awareness to the forefront through education. But, speech language pathologist Sarah Case-Price wants the public to be aware of early detection and know it leads to better outcomes for children with Autism.

Case-Price said when a parent walks their

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