With group training sessions, researchers say parents can learn to successfully incorporate autism therapy techniques into their everyday interactions with their children.
People with disabilities are falling far short when it comes to consuming recommended levels of vitamins and other nutrients, researchers say.
In response to an increasing number of complaints, federal officials are reminding schools of their responsibilities to ensure that students with disabilities are not subjected to bullying.
Making an appointment with a psychiatrist is often an uphill battle no matter if you’re insured or if you intend to pay out of pocket, a new study suggests.
A chemical that’s found in broccoli and other vegetables may be able to dramatically improve behavior and social skills in those with autism, researchers say.
Ten people from across the country will be honored at the White House this week for their efforts to expand employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
The Obama administration says it will delay enforcement of a new rule granting federal minimum wage and overtime protections to in-home care workers who assist people with disabilities.
One of the richest people in the world is calling on employers to join him in hiring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The U.S. Supreme Court is asking the Obama administration to weigh in on a case involving who should pay for private school tuition while special education disputes are litigated.
For the first time, a White House event will bring together experts from across the country to address the unique health and fitness concerns of those with disabilities.
Doctors are getting a reminder that adolescents with developmental disabilities are interested in sex too and their need for guidance and contraception should not be overlooked.
Federal officials are taking steps to clarify new requirements surrounding Medicaid coverage of autism treatments.
Fewer special education disputes between parents and school districts are escalating to due process hearings, a new government report finds.
Assessing how quickly the brain responds to sights and sounds could offer a more precise and earlier method to diagnose autism, new research suggests.
Federal lawmakers say they’ve reached a deal to move forward on a bill that would establish a new way for people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their government benefits.