thompson center http://kbia.org en The Thompson Center hosts eighth annual Autism Intervention Conference http://kbia.org/post/thompson-center-hosts-eighth-annual-autism-intervention-conference <p>The MU Thompson Center held its eighth annual Autism Intervention Conference in Columbia this morning. Fri, 19 Apr 2013 22:17:28 +0000 Yuqing Pan 32347 at http://kbia.org New autism center director talks research, treatment, and access http://kbia.org/post/new-autism-center-director-talks-research-treatment-and-access <p>The MU Thompson Center for Autism is one of the nation&#39;s leading autism centers, combining treatment, training and research. Starting in September, the center will have a new director. I spoke with Stephen Kanne&nbsp;about the challenges and opportunities ahead for autism research, treatment and accessibility of treatment.</p><p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 14:50:16 +0000 Jacob Fenston 17728 at http://kbia.org New autism center director talks research, treatment, and access Rising autism rate means more parents getting help http://kbia.org/post/rising-autism-rate-means-more-parents-getting-help <p>According to the latest estimate from the Centers for Disease Control, 1 in 88 children in the <st1:country-region w:st="on">United States</st1:country-region> has autism, almost double the rate ten years ago. In this week&#39;s Health &amp; Wealth update, while more children are being diagnosed with the disorder, more parents are getting the help they need to treat it.</p><p class="Radiotrax"><o:p></o:p></p><p class="Radiotitle"> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 15:49:53 +0000 Jacob Fenston 11797 at http://kbia.org Rising autism rate means more parents getting help Money raised for Thompson Center during autism awareness month http://kbia.org/post/money-raised-thompson-center-during-autism-awareness-month <p>The &ldquo;Light it Up Blue&rdquo; national campaign to raise autism awareness has landed a check for Columbia&rsquo;s Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Disorders.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 22:22:16 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Anthony Martinez 11674 at http://kbia.org Money raised for Thompson Center during autism awareness month