Autism Spectrum Disorder

Senate passes bill to protect against wandering

Thursday, August 25, 2016The U.S. Senate unanimously voted July 14 in favor of a measure to fund tracking devices for people with Autism Spectrum Disorders who are prone to wandering. Kevin and Avonte’s Law, sponsored by Sens. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y) and Chuck…

ABA therapy to become a mandatory benefit for federal employees in 2017

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Health Insurance for Federal Employees to Cover ABA
The U.S. Office of Personnel Management will now require that all insurance companies participating in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program cover Applied Behavior Analysis therapy, which can otherwise costs families tens…