autism

Ellen And Jonah Zimlies
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
August 12, 2018 - 12:00 am
There’s something unique about Words Bookstore in Maplewood, New Jersey.
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Office
Dreamstime
April 30, 2018 - 10:16 am
Integrate Autism Employment Advisors, formerly the Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership (ASTEP), is trying to change the misperceptions we have about people on the spectrum.
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Autism
Dreamstime
April 26, 2018 - 4:51 pm
A new federal study of child autism shows New Jersey with the highest rate in the nation.
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Tiegerman High School
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
April 26, 2018 - 6:00 am
During this Autism Awareness Month, WCBS reporter Marla Diamond has been looking at the challenges adults with autism face as they try to enter the workforce. She recently visited a Queens school that transformed their basement into a fully functioning retail store to give students the chance to...
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Young People With Autism Get To Be WCBS 880 Reporters For A Day
Neil A. Carousso/WCBS 880
April 15, 2018 - 4:01 pm
As part of Autism Awareness Month, and in partnership with Koeppel Auto Group, WCBS Newsradio 880 presented a program on news and weather reporting for a class of autistic young people from the Quality Services for the Autism Community Day Habilitation program.
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Elizabeth Cassese
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- In her three-part series on adults with autism , WCBS Newsradio 880 Reporter Marla Diamond explores the growing opportunities in the workforce for people on the spectrum. While exact numbers are hard to come by, it's believed 80 percent of adults with autism are unemployed...
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