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Uppermichiganssource.com: Free Autism Caregiver Bootcamp gives parents local and statewide resources

Uppermichiganssource.com: Free Autism Caregiver Bootcamp gives parents local and statewide resources

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) On Sunday, August 5, the Autism Alliance of Michigan spoke to local parents and teachers about new ways they can navigate their child’s care forward.

This is the first time the alliance has been up here in two years.

For eight hours, participants heard from clinical specialists,

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Uppermichiganssource.com: Five-year-old boy rescued after getting lost in Sleeping Bear Dunes

Uppermichiganssource.com: Five-year-old boy rescued after getting lost in Sleeping Bear Dunes

EMPIRE, Mich. (AP) – A five-year-old boy who became lost in northern Michigan’s Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was rescued after the Coast Guard dispatched a helicopter to search for the youngster.

WPBN-TV reports that the boy with autism was reported missing to the National Parks Service by his parents

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Uppermichiganssource.com: NMU Psychology department hosts speaker on Psychotherapy on autism spectrum

Uppermichiganssource.com: NMU Psychology department hosts speaker on Psychotherapy on autism spectrum

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) A group met at Northern Michigan University on Friday to discuss Psychotherapy with people on the autism spectrum.

The NMU Psychology department hosted Doctor Mary Pelton Cooper, a practicing therapist and retired NMU Professor.

She spoke about the specific challenges people with autism face. For example, the

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