Recovered: Journeys Through the Autism Spectrum and Back
|Recovered: Journeys Through the Autism Spectrum and Back|
|Directed by||Michele Jaquis|
Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh (executive)
|Produced by||Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh|
Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh
Vince Redmond Jr.
Recovered: Journeys Through the Autism Spectrum and Back is a 2008 documentary about four children which claims each completely recovered from the autism spectrum. The film is directed by Michele Jaquis and produced by Doreen Granpeesheh and the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Recovered premiered on April 25, 2008 at the Pacific Design Center's SilverScreen Theater.
Recovered: Journeys Through the Autism Spectrum and Back covers four children who the Autism Society says recovered from autism. Each child received services from the Center for Autism and Related Disorders Inc. (CARD), including assessments, supervision, parent/teacher training and one-on-one behavioral therapy. The film presents documentation of therapy sessions along with interviews of the children who are now teenagers, their parents, therapists and the founder/executive director of CARD.
Recovered won Best Documentary in the 2008 Director's Chair Film Festival in Staten Island, NY.
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