Kanye West is taking heat for calling out two concertgoers for not standing up only to find out that they had disabilities.
Federal officials say they’re embarking on a new effort to identify best practices to meet the needs of individuals with autism from childhood to adulthood.
The vast majority of American children may not be receiving recommended screenings for developmental delay, the CDC says.
Police say they have suspects in the case of a teen with autism who thought he was taking part in the “ice bucket challenge” but reportedly found himself covered in urine and feces instead.
Where a child lives may significantly impact whether they are placed in an inclusive or segregated classroom, a new national analysis suggests.
Police are investigating after a teen with autism who thought he was taking part in the popular “ice bucket challenge” reportedly had urine and feces dumped on him instead.
The unemployment rate for Americans with disabilities climbed last month, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday.
Kids with developmental delay are far more likely to receive the early intervention services they need if pediatricians follow up after conducting routine screenings, researchers say.
Despite a push to increase hiring of people with what are known as “targeted disabilities,” the participation of such individuals in the federal workforce has actually declined.
A major pediatricians’ group is issuing new guidelines for physicians diagnosing intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
A new government-backed review finds that there is substantially more evidence for behavior therapy in treating autism than even just a few years ago.
A new show focusing on the experiences of five young adults with intellectual disabilities is coming to television.
While some children with autism may benefit from taking oxytocin, low levels of the so-called “love hormone” do not appear responsible for causing the developmental disorder, researchers say.
A new federal rule is paving the way for 911 services to become more accessible for people with disabilities.
The jobless rate for people with disabilities improved somewhat last month, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday.