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Title: Autism & The New Law: Resources for Treatment. Hope for a Cure
Author(s): Edvantage
Copies: 1
Summary: This video, hosted by Anthony Edwards of ER is designed to help parents, educators and health care professionals better understand Autism or similar diagnosis such as Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD) and Asperger?s Syndrome. In this video you will learn about the components of The Advancement of Pediatric Autism Research Act, a subtitle of the Children?s Health Act of 2000. This law was passed to find more effective treatments and even a cure for autism. Informative and compassionate interviews filled with hope are given by Jonathan Shestack, the President of Cure Autism Now and Dr. Nancy Minshew of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine: a top researcher in the field.

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