Imagine being in desperate need of something and finally being awarded exactly what you need. Then, imagine being told that what you need may quickly be snatched from you one day, leaving you essentially "holding the bag" and feeling empty and helpless. For Michigan residents who rely on Social Security disability, the benefits they receive fulfill a genuine need in their finances, but the threat of losing these benefits in coming years unfortunately is real.
In the past couple of decades, a lot has been learned about autism and how to best treat it. Recently, a psychiatric organization, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry issued a practice guidelines update to reflect these discoveries.