Sunflower Showdown: Where’s our love,K-State?

Sunflower Showdown: Where’s our love,K-State?

Categories: Activism, Aster, Day-to-day, Lavender, Lupine, Maple, Seedling, Sunflower, Uncategorized

All you’ve got to do is click here. Why not? Tomorrow is the Sunflower Showdown part II. And Kansas is ahead 187-91 in the basketball Showdown. We get that. But why is this disparity also the case when it comes to showing US some love? When we started our new..

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Some Super Bowl perspective

Some Super Bowl perspective

Categories: Activism, Day-to-day

According to Forbes magazine, the cost of a premium 30-second ad during the Super Bowl could pay for 100 years’ worth of tuition through The Kansas City Autism Treatment Center for those of our Astra Day School students receiving applied behavior analytic treatment for diagnoses of autism! The cost of..

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Great Video on Behavior Analysis and Education

Great Video on Behavior Analysis and Education

Categories: Activism, Day-to-day

This is a wonderfully produced (but long) video about behavior analysis with an emphasis on education. We recommend that anyone interested in education, behavior analysis, parenting, or prosocial behavior watch it!

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Please help our peers at ASAT

Please help our peers at ASAT

Categories: Activism, Day-to-day

Please help support our peers at the Association for Science in Autism Treatment with their 15th anniversary fundraising project. Helmed by many of the most integrous members of our scientific community, ASAT is celebrating their 15th year of insuring that the eye is always on the ball for children with..

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KS autism funding progress

KS autism funding progress

Categories: Activism, Day-to-day

Kansas State Workers Gain Permanent Autism Benefits. Happy Father’s Day to fathers who are state employees of children needing autism treatment services!

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A Shout-out to Betty Hart

A Shout-out to Betty Hart

Categories: Activism, Aster, Day-to-day, Lavender, Lupine, Maple, Playground, Seedling, Sunflower

Betty Hart was a friend and mentor for some of us, and what she contributed to our field and to the trajectory of children is among the most “heroic” achievements in science (to quote Lois Bloom and John Mabry). Betty Hart is one of the primary reasons we do what..

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Night of Too Many Stars on Now @ Comedy Central

Night of Too Many Stars on Now @ Comedy Central

Categories: Activism

NOW (Sunday October 21, 2012): @comedycentral Night of Too Many Stars telethon benefit for autism. Starring almost all of showbiz! Some of our favorites: Stewart, Colbert, Louie, Sienfeld, Silverman, Kimmel, Conan, Hanks and many more….  

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