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Autism International Assoc Inc

Rating: 3.67 stars   3 reviews 550

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1816 W Houston Ave Fullerton CA 92833 USA

Mission:

Our mission has its single focus - autism. We provide up-to-date information to parents concerning the nature of this affliction, coping with and assisting the autistic child and reserach into the cause(s) and potential cures of autism. We do this through our annual international conference, through our website, social network, internet radio station, and magazine.

Programs:

Autismone: the cutting-edge autism conferencetm, the twelfth chicago event, was held may 21-25, 2014, at the intercontinental chicago o'hare hotel in rosemont illinois. Recent research and intervention innovations were presented by speakers. Educational therapies for individuals with autism spectrum disorders were presented. Healthful dietary and nutrition information was available. A continuing medical education program was available for physicians. The conference spanned five days and offered over a hundred speakers and presentations, with two keynote addresses. The one in two program continued development and launched, with education for parents-to-be, parents, and professionals about good preconception health measures, good prenatal health, and pollutants and other items in the environment that can be avoided to maintain good health.

autismone co-hosted a "day of top-ten take-aways" conference on august 29, 2014, at the sheraton universal hotel in universal city, california, wherein approximately twenty speakers presented information about autism-related education, health, and advocacy issues suitable for parents, professionals, and the general public.

autismone radio and online media provided education through live and prerecorded events and interviews, as well as educational information being provided via the autismone website.

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(714) 680-0792
www.autismone.org

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Rating: 1 stars  

Exploits parents of autistic children and their fears by promoting quack "cures", some of which are dangerous like bleach enemas.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

They do a great job - thank you for all your work, we really appreciate it!

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

They're great

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Autism International organizes the annual AutismOne conference in Chicago IL, during the week prior to Memorial Day. It is the most comprehensive autism conference hands down. It has sessions on every topic to help families from OT strategies, to special ed law sessions, to the newest research in the autism world.
The conference goes so far beyond a typical conference offering childcare provided by renowned therapy designers at the Autism Treatment Center of America, to free pampering sessions at their spa night, to an amazing gala dinner.
The exhibitors and presenters are top notch, they stream the sessions online for free and the conference is organized by volunteers, so operates on a tiny tiny budget when compared to massive national organizations spending millions on just marketing.
AutismOne this year was free to attend. This is exactly what a non-profit should be about, providing maximum benefit to the community and families with minimal running costs. They are an amazing organization, started by parents, for parents.

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I have used the presentations I have attended to help my son, who has autism. He is making enormous progress and it is a pleasure to give back to the organization that gives so much. AutismOne is unique in that so many of the speakers are accessible and it is a fantastic opportunity to chat about issues affecting your child with speakers and other parents who attend.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would not change a thing! The organization is run by good people who care about children and their families, teachers, therapists and loved ones.

 
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