Oct. 22, 2022
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER AWARENESS WALK CAMPAIGN BROUGT OUT HUGE CROWDS IN HOUSTON TEXAS .
Autism spectrum disorder awareness Walk Campaign to raise awareness and research funds happened at the University of Houston Campus on Saturday the 10/22/2022 at 9:00 am .
The planning which started the day the last one ended in 2021 brought with it different activities like Music dance exercises and children play stations, especially the Fun park area with Harris county constables mounted horses .
The leaders of the event were on the ground to thank the sponsors , and the vendors who paid for spaces ,where they explained to the participants and public what role their organizations were playing in the Autism space .
Cortica, a comprehensive autism care organization led by medical doctors talkEd about their model that combines medical care , with behavioral therapy [ABA] , development therapies including speech , physical , music and occupational therapies and counseling to support children more completely and more successfully .
Peadiatricians and Neurologists are some of the physicians who address problems the patients face including communication , Social skills and attention issues , Sensory processing , Fine and gross motor Skills , Seizures and sleep , Nutritional and Gastrointestinal and more .
The participants who walked as individuals and or groups were given healthy and nutritious foods and water for their walk .
Different groups and or individuals raised much money for mainly research in Autism .
Dr . Ntuba Akwo Thompson