Posts made in July, 2016

Statement from the National Autism Association

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016 in Featured | 0 comments

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL AUTISM ASSOCIATION On Monday, Charles Kinsey, a behavioral therapist for those with disabilities, was shot and wounded by a police officer in North Miami after attempting to assist a young man with autism who had wandered from a group home. In video footage provided by various media outlets, Mr. Kinsey is seen lying on the ground with his hands in the air while attempting to assist the individual. We commend Mr. Kinsey, and all service providers, who work to protect individuals with autism and other disabilities each day. We wish Mr. Kinsey a swift recovery. About...

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