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With Autism Awareness Month Comes Push for Acceptance

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April 1, 2013- "With Autism Awareness Month Comes Push for Acceptance"- The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is taking strides to rebrand April from “Autism Awareness Month” to “Autism Acceptance Month.” The organization is publicizing events in cities across the countries that work toward inclusion  understanding, and supporting those with autism. Ari Ne’eman, president of the Autistic Self Advocacy Network and speaker at the 2012 Congressional Hearing on Autism, are asking self-advocates, family members, educators, service providers, and the general public to sign and online pledge in support of autism acceptance.