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Transitioning into Adulthood with Autism

 April is Autism Awareness Month. Dr. Stephen Sulkes, neurodevelopmental and behavioral pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital, recently talked with WXXI about that tough transition from adolescence to adulthood for people who have autism spectrum disorders. Watch WXXI’s “Need to Know” episode … Continue reading

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Pledges to “Spread the Word to End the Word”

Far too often, in the classroom or on the streets, we hear people using the word “R” word, “retard” in an insensitive or bullying way. Many people don’t understand the weight that one word can carry for people with developmental … Continue reading

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Our Autism Experts Help Families Navigate Treatment Options

Families of children with autism spectrum disorders often face a host of challenges, from finding the right intervention strategies to dealing with shifting diagnoses, as children learn and grow. Autism experts from Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester … Continue reading

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