John Travolta’s Brother Hosts Film Camp For Young People With AutismThe camera rolls at the sixth annual Joey Travolta Film Camp for kids and adults with autism at Winchester Thurston School in Shadyside.
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Researchers Study Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy In Relation To AutismCould autism be related to certain drug exposures during pregnancy?
Film Camp Opening For Youth With AutismJoey Travolta, the older brother of John Travolta, has been around the film industry for decades. He is an actor, producer, director and screenwriter. He has appeared in films alongside Eddie Murphy and Sylvester Stallone. Travolta, founder and creative director for “Inclusion Films,” is in Pittsburgh for the next two weeks with his film camp that is for youth with Autism. Joey joined the KDKA Morning News to talk about the camp.
Woman Accused Of Abusing Special Needs Son Charged In 2nd Medicaid Fraud CaseA woman accused of Medicaid fraud and the abuse of her special needs son is facing charges in a separate fraud case.
School Board: Disabled Student Can Use Faculty RestroomA school board in western Pennsylvania voted unanimously Thursday night to deny a grievance brought by teachers seeking to prevent a special needs student from using a faculty restroom.
Mother, Caregiver Appear In Court Over Brighton Heights Abuse & Fraud CaseA mom and a caretaker appeared in court today for a case involving alleged abuse and Medicaid fraud.
Man Facing Charges For Alleged Abuse Of Child With AutismA warrant has been issued for a man accused of physically abusing his 12-year-old step-son, who has autism.