Latest details on Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting >>
What to watch for in Sunday’s Seahawks vs. Panthers matchup

Interview: World Autism Awareness Day

SEATTLE — The United Nations wants the international community to take notice of a growing problem among children and adults, urging more needs to be done for patients and families dealing with Autism.

The announcement came Tuesday, coinciding with World Autism Awareness Day. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is pushing for more social programs for those living with the disorder, to help them achieve their full potential.

Dr. Bryan H. King, director of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Seattle Children’s Hospital and the program director at Seattle Children’s Autism Center, talked Tuesday about autism and the road ahead for patients.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Related Stories