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Second Annual ‘Purple Tuesday’ Launches in UK

Today marks the UK’s second annual Purple Tuesday. This shopping event focuses on improving awareness of the value and needs of customers with disabilities, such as autism. Stores participating aim to create accessible experiences for all patrons....

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Harvard to Open New Autism Research Center

By bringing together the diverse expertise of many Harvard scientists and medical professionals, the university’s new autism research center will focus on improving diagnostic tools and creating new therapies....

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Replacement Strategies for Discontinued Stim Items

Stimming, a repetitive behavior or motion, is a coping tool many people with autism use to self regulate. Specific items used to stim can be discontinued over time. This article discusses solutions in the case that necessary objects do become unavailable....

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