The topics covered in the one hour show are - what it is like to live with autism, early detection and intervention, under employment of adults on the Autism Spectrum and the ever growing number of individuals with autism in the United States.
The website for Jane Pauley is www.janepauleyshow.com - Here in Los Angeles the show is broadcast at 10 am on NBC. This is a one-hour program. For Local Listings to see what time this will air on September 1, 2005 (Thursday) in your area.
This Week on Jane Pauley shows the following as the promo for the show on Autism:
Today, researchers believe that signs of autism can be detected as early as six months of age. We'll learn what difference early intervention can make, meet a woman who has lived a full life and become a best-selling author in spite of her struggle with autism and actor Anthony Edwards shows us all how we can make a difference in finding a cure for Autism."
If you missed viewing or taping the broadcast back in May now is the chance to watch it and have other family members learn more on the subject of
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