Health & Disability

April 3, 2007 • Volume 2, Number 1


HEADLINES

Senators Clinton (D-NY) and Allard (R-CO) Introduce "Expanding the Promise to Individuals with Autism Act"
This bipartisan bill was introduced to address the urgent needs of thousands of individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their families for effective treatments, interventions, services, and supports. This bill also builds upon the efforts of UCEDDs by expanding their capacity to focus on interdisciplinary training of professionals and providers in the area of autism, provide technical assistance, and disseminate information on effective community-based treatment, interventions, and services.

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