Latest News on Autism from Around the World

This section contains news items about autism taken from a wide range of sources.

Please note that we cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy or otherwise of individual news stories.

The fact that we have listed a news item here does not imply that we endorse the information in that story. In some cases, we will hold entirely the opposite view to that expressed within the story.

Please note: we will not be updating this section after February 2018 but you will still be able to find news stories on the Network Autism website.

Silent Feelings

Whether it’s in the classroom, the office or in social settings, people with autism are often misunderstood. Now a new exhibition launched today (31 January) at the School of Optometry and Vision Sc ...

31st January 2013

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An alternative to autism?

When Shannon Des Roches Rosa’s son Leo was diagnosed with autism in 2003, her world turned upside down. All of her hopes and expectations for their lives disappeared in an instant, and Shannon, a moth ...

29th January 2013

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