Day: July 11, 2017

Stanford.edu: Lynn Koegel, who developed prominent autism therapy, joins Stanford

Stanford.edu: Lynn Koegel, who developed prominent autism therapy, joins Stanford

Email Tweet Lynn Koegel, who developed prominent autism therapy, joins Stanford

Lynn Koegel, who developed an early intervention for autism that taps children’s own motivations, began work at the School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital this month.

Jul 11 2017

Lynn Koegel

Autism expert Lynn

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Video:Our AUsome Life- NEW HOUSE TOUR! [EMPTY/UNFURNISHED] OUR AUSOME LIFE

Video:Our AUsome Life- NEW HOUSE TOUR! [EMPTY/UNFURNISHED] OUR AUSOME LIFE

We got the keys!!
Raising 3 children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other special needs is quite the challenge but we really try to make the most of it! Join us in our journey as Autism parents.
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Elizabeth and KC have been married 11+ years and have 3 children.
Kaden, Jaelee, and Kenzlee have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Intellectual Disabilty. Kaden also has ADHD and ADD combined, and was also born with a cleft palate.
Despite the struggles we try to live an AUsome (awesome) life!
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Blog:Aspie Rude Girl- My weekend attempts at being a social butterfly…

My weekend was filled with social ups and downs, but none the less it was great to meet new friends and new relatives.

Saturday started like every other one pretty much, slept in got up and did my normal routine with the hubby. I took most of the day to relax and try to gear up for a big family dinner. We went over to my husband’s uncle’s sister’s place (His uncle is married into

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Independent.co.uk: Autistic 15-year-old helps sick children by donating thousands of crayons and colouring books

Independent.co.uk: Autistic 15-year-old helps sick children by donating thousands of crayons and colouring books

A 15-year-old boy has donated 15,000 crayons and 1,500 colouring books to help sick children in hospital.

Carter Crockett, a first year student at Millville High School near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania said: “I’m putting my autism on the side so I can help them.” 

“The fact that he was feeling compassion

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Thevwindependent.com: Los angeles and valtrex autism – Ibuprofen side effects liver kidney

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Wwlp.com: Autism Speaks Walk

(WWLP) – Autism Speaks Walk is powered by the love of parents, grandparents, siblings, friends, relatives and support providers for people with autism.

With every step you take and every dollar you raise, you help enhance lives today and accelerate a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow.

Our strength as a community

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Scientificamerican.com: Oxytocin Nasal Spray May Boost Social Skills in Children with Autism

Scientificamerican.com: Oxytocin Nasal Spray May Boost Social Skills in Children with Autism

Treatment with the hormone oxytocin improves social skills in some children with autism, suggest results from a small clinical trial. The results appeared today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences1.

Oxytocin, dubbed the ‘love hormone,’ enhances social behavior in animals. This effect makes it attractive as a

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Video:invisible i- Chewigem Unboxing | invisible i

Video:invisible i- Chewigem Unboxing | invisible i

Big ‘Thank You’ to Chewigem for being lovely and sending me their new Subscription Box!

Check out the Chewigem website here : https://www.chewigem.co.uk

*This video is not sponsored and all opinions are my own*

Not all disabilities are visible.

My name is Katy and I have Asperger’s Syndrome and Fibromyalgia. I try and post regular videos about my lifestyle and experiences whilst learning to live with my diversities and disabilities.

Hope you come along for the ride!

Other places to find me :
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/invisibleikaty
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Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/invisible_katy/

Helpful links :
National Autistic Society : http://www.autism.org.uk/
Fibromyalgia info page : http://www.arthritisresearchuk.org/arthritis-information/conditions/fibromyalgia.aspx
HeadsMeds (Mental Health Medication info) : http://www.headmeds.org.uk/
Young Minds (Mental Health Support) : http://www.youngminds.org.uk/
Tourette’s Action : http://www.tourettes-action.org.uk/

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Psychcentral.com: Teaching Echoics to Children with Autism

Psychcentral.com: Teaching Echoics to Children with Autism

Some children with autism spectrum disorder do not imitate vocalizations made by others. This skill is known as echoics. Some children will mand (request items they want) but have difficulty developing echoics. Other children may babble with spontaneous sounds or word approximations but struggle with echoics.

To increase vocalizations,

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Prnewswire.com: Autism Center at Rush Seeking Participants for Social Skills Study

CHICAGO, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Chicagoland families and providers with children on the autism spectrum are invited to enroll in a groundbreaking social skills study.  The Autism Center at Rush University Medical Center is actively recruiting children ages 8-11 with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to participate in a study

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Blog:The Silent Wave- Asperger's / autism, alexithymia, and apathy

Today is a good day to connect dots.  Dot-connecting brings calm and contentment, weaving together various loose ends that might otherwise hang out helplessly, waving in the air.

Historically, I have often struggled with where to start.  And here lies another liberation brought to me by my autism spectrum discovery: when in doubt, start there, with the autism.

OK, so I’ll start there, mapping it in the center of virtual paper and drawing lines between

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Geneticliteracyproject.org: Hunting for DNA: Piecing together autism's genetic puzzle

It’s been 10 years since Michael Wigler had a breakthrough revelation in autism genetics…[when he] reported that ‘de novo’ mutations — those that arise spontaneously instead of being inherited — occur more often in people with autism than in typical people.

So how much of autism’s genetic architecture have scientists uncovered? Current

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Video:Connopolis- Autism and Object Attachment

Video:Connopolis- Autism and Object Attachment

Twitter/Instagram : @Connopolis

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Silive.com: HS baseball: Staten Island seniors to play one last time in Autism fundraiser

Staten Island’s high school baseball seniors will get one last chance to play against each other during a Autism Awareness Fundraiser at the College of Staten Island’s complex on July 28.

The event, which begins at 7 p.m., pits a team of private school players (Monsignor Farrell, Moore Catholic, St.

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Wigantoday.net: Autism-friendly pioneers

Wigan could be on its way to becoming the first “autism-friendly” town in the North West.

Community interest company True Colours has been awarded £9,992 by the Big Lottery Fund in its latest round of grants.

People enjoying activities with True Colours CIC, which supports adults with autism or

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