Posted June 16, 2018 in Articles
Milestones Autism Resources honored its 2018 award recipients at the 2018 Milestones National Autism Conference, held last week in Cleveland. Winners were recognized for their outstanding achievements and contributions for the autism community, and were selected by a special committee comprised of parents, self-advocates and professionals.
The award recipients were:
Chris Filler (Akron), Professional Excellence AwardAs director of the Lifespan Transition Center at the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI), Chris works tirelessly to find solutions at the individual, local and state levels to change policy and practices affecting people on the autism spectrum. Her experience and knowledge gained from... read more
Posted June 13, 2018 in Articles
Imagine struggling to express your thoughts verbally. You have the words inside your head, but communicating those ideas through speech is difficult, maybe even impossible. That's a task some individuals with autism face, and have... read more
Posted May 25, 2018 in Articles
CLEVELAND — Milestones Autism Resources announces its 2018 award recipients, and Hudson’s Jordyn Zimmerman will be honored at the 2018 Milestones National Autism Conference.
Winners are determined by a committee comprising parents, self-advocates and professionals.... read more
Posted May 18, 2018 in Articles
Many families wonder when and how to approach sharing with their child that they have an autism diagnosis. There are no clear rules on how or when this talk should occur, but there are a... read more
Posted April 23, 2018 in Articles
Autism Awareness Month is a great time to educate yourself about autism, spread awareness, and to support those impacted by autism. However, these efforts do not have to end when April does, and can still... read more