Making an appointment with a psychiatrist is often an uphill battle no matter if you're insured or if you intend to pay out of pocket, a new study suggests.
The Obama administration says it will delay enforcement of a new rule granting federal minimum wage and overtime protections to in-home care workers who assist people with disabilities.
An inability to place behaviors in context -- such as what usually comes before or after a smile, a cry or a shout -- could be at the root of autism, researchers say.
One of the richest people in the world is calling on employers to join him in hiring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Ten people from across the country will be honored at the White House this week for their efforts to expand employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
Five teens have been charged with dumping a bucket containing urine and tobacco spit on a 15-year-old with autism who thought he was taking part in the "ice bucket challenge."
A new ranking is offering insight on the nation's best and worst places for people with disabilities to call home.
After a nearly yearlong battle, a family will get to keep a 65-pound pig in their home that they say offers support for their children with special needs.
Monthly Social Security payments -- including those for Supplemental Security Income beneficiaries -- will go up next year.
A teen with autism who was found duct-taped to a goalpost earlier this month has faced backlash over the incident, but his family says they don't want to see criminal charges in the case.