Day: July 13, 2017

Video:Purple Ella- Sensory Processing Difficulties

Video:Purple Ella- Sensory Processing Difficulties

Autistic people often struggle with sensory processing difficulties. I’m talking about sensory processing, what it is and what kinds of difficulties people have. Also some solutions (sensory diet) for helping with these difficulties.

Aromatherapy oils specifically for autism
http://www.fragranceandautism.com

The aromatherapy oils were sent to me to try, no payment was received for promoting this product.

Hi I’m Purple Ella and my family is an autism family with three out of five of us on the autistic spectrum. So life can be a challenge but also a lot of fun.

Find me at
www.purplella.com
https://www.facebook.com/purpleella/

https://www.instagram.com/purpleella/

Helpful links
The National Autistic Society – http://autism.org.uk
Headspace Meditation – https://www.headspace.com

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Healthday.com: Genes May Explain Why Kids With Autism Avoid Eye Contact

Healthday.com: Genes May Explain Why Kids With Autism Avoid Eye Contact

THURSDAY, July 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Children with autism spectrum disorders tend to avoid eye contact and look away from other people’s mouths, behaviors that are likely influenced by genetics, new research suggests.

Roughly 1 in 68 children in the United States has autism. The disorder affects how children

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Indiatimes.com: Autistic Teen Collects Books & Crayons To Give It All To Children Suffering From Cancer

Indiatimes.com: Autistic Teen Collects Books & Crayons To Give It All To Children Suffering From Cancer

A 15-year-old autistic boy is showing the world how compassion is the driving force behind everything. Carter Crockett says he is “putting his autism aside” to help the lives of children with cancer.  

Facebook/Patti Schneider Crockett

Carter Crocket  from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pent a year collecting 15,000 crayons and

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Geneticliteracyproject.org: Oxytocin and autism: Could nasal spray boost social skills?

Treatment with the hormone oxytocin improves social skills in some children with autism, suggest results from a small clinical trial.

Oxytocin, dubbed the ‘love hormone,’ enhances social behavior in animals. This effect makes it attractive as a potential autism treatment. But studies in people have been inconsistent: Some small trials have

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Medgadget.com: Autism – Market Trends, H2 2017 Covering Key Vendors Anima Biotech Ltd, APeT Holding BV, BioCrea GmbH

A new research document with title ‘Autism – Pipeline Review, H2 2017’  covering detailed analysis, Competitive landscape, forecast and strategies. The study covers geographic analysis and important players/vendors such as Anima Biotech Ltd, APeT Holding BV, BioCrea GmbH etc. The report will help user gain market insights, future trends and

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Blog:Paginated Thoughts- Expecting ways of communicating to define an Autistic person

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Autistics have largely argued that no one should assume we are alike. Our differences include communication styles, external presentations, or supports needed. Being human like anyone else, we also differ in goals, interests, and hobbies. We’re all still Autistic, but we need others to stop basing all their assumptions on that. In particular, people make assumptions from communication styles. Some of us communicate

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Essexlive.news: Autistic boy from Brentwood 'heartbroken' after CeX store ends work experience early

Essexlive.news: Autistic boy from Brentwood 'heartbroken' after CeX store ends work experience early

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An autistic boy from Brentwood has been left “heartbroken” after a second-hand tech shop terminated his work experience placement after only a day.

Fernanda Conde’s son Ricardo, 15, was not allowed back to CeX at The Baytree Centre in Brentwood to complete a two-week placement after his first

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Pressandjournal.co.uk: “We were amazed at what happened next”… Father of autistic son praises airport staff

Pressandjournal.co.uk: “We were amazed at what happened next”… Father of autistic son praises airport staff

All aboard: The family

Travelling with young children is a stressful time for any parent, with long queues and tantrums a regular part of the airport experience for many.

But a north-east dad has heaped praise on staff at Aberdeen International Airport for their “generosity and kindness” in helping

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Frontlinegenomics.com: How Children Perceive the World is Guided by Genetics and Disrupted in Autism

Frontlinegenomics.com: How Children Perceive the World is Guided by Genetics and Disrupted in Autism

Researchers at Marcus Autism Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found striking evidence for the role of genetics in shaping a fundamental feature of human behavior: how children pay attention to the world – what they

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Jewishpress.com: Haifa U Study: Autism Spectrum Disorder Sufferers Show Neural Responses of Anxiety on Seeing Social Touch

Jewishpress.com: Haifa U Study: Autism Spectrum Disorder Sufferers Show Neural Responses of Anxiety on Seeing Social Touch

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Autism

People with strong signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) show neutral signs of anxiety when they see social touch and report unpleasant feelings about social touch by comparison to people with weak signs of ASD. This finding has

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Wirralglobe.co.uk: Autism Together is Wirral Chamber's charity of the year

Wirralglobe.co.uk: Autism Together is Wirral Chamber's charity of the year

AN organisation supporting people living with autism has been chosen as Wirral Chamber of Commerce’s Charity of the Year.

Autism Together, established nearly 50 years ago, is one of the leading providers of services and support to people and families affected by autism.

The award-winning Wirral charity employs a thousand people across the

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Pr.com: Homes for Autism

Birmingham, MI, July 13, 2017 –(PR.com)– Homes for Autism will host Monkey Around at the Zoo on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak, Michigan. Participants can register at www.crowdrise.com/monkey-around-at-the-zoo.

Monkey Around at The Zoo will be a family-friendly “FUN DAY” coordinated and contained within the

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Blog:Neuro Wonderful- autistic trait point system

taptrial2:

toe walking: +5 balance flappy hands: +5 happiness, -2 stealth jumping: +1 athleticism, -4 stealth pacing: +7 athleticism spinning: -60% from usual hp drain while dizzy echolalia: +5 happy, +7 neurotypical patronization sensory processing disorder: -30 total hp, +100 hp healed per 5 seconds in sensory heaven need to chew: +30 jaw strength, +30 drool strength the autistic artist: +50 self-expression, -200 self esteem picky eater: -50 total hp, -80% hp healed from bad

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