Month: July 2017

Belfasttelegraph.co.uk: Outrage as volunteer group cut by Autism NI after dispute

Belfasttelegraph.co.uk: Outrage as volunteer group cut by Autism NI after dispute

Outrage as volunteer group cut by Autism NI after dispute

BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

An autism charity has been accused of leaving hundreds of families without support after axing a group of volunteers in an internal dispute.

http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/health/outrage-as-volunteer-group-cut-by-autism-ni-after-dispute-35940537.html

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Helensburghadvertiser.co.uk: Helensburgh MSP in autism awareness pledge

Helensburghadvertiser.co.uk: Helensburgh MSP in autism awareness pledge

A HELENSBURGH support group has praised MSP Jackie Baillie’s pledge to support people in the local area with autism and make Scotland an autism-friendly nation

Ms Baillie made the promise at the launch of the National Autistic Society Scotland’s Too Much Information campaign at Holyrood.

Romy Fagan, from the Helensburgh

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Telegraph.co.uk: Doctor's Diary: We should not be forced into vaccinating our children

Telegraph.co.uk: Doctor's Diary: We should not be forced into vaccinating our children

In response to outbreaks of measles in France and Italy, resulting from a growing trend for parents to refuse vaccinations for their children, authorities have announced plans to make childhood immunisation compulsory. Last week, a newspaper editorial demanded similar measures in Britain, insisting that parental refusal of immunisation “should

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Prweb.com: Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST) Expands Illinois Services Through Partnership with Autism …

Prweb.com: Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST) Expands Illinois Services Through Partnership with Autism …

Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST)

We are excited to partner with AFC to expand our services in Chicagoland

Autism Spectrum Therapies (“AST”) is excited to announce the acquisition of certain assets of Autism Family Centers (“AFC”) of Illinois. Through this partnership, AST now offers center-based services

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Architecturenow.co.nz: Autism-aware design

Architecturenow.co.nz: Autism-aware design

In 1973, Louis Kahn was engaged to design Four Freedoms Park, a memorial that commemorates President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s life and his seminal Four Freedoms speech. Ironically, the sunken terrace incorporated into the design inhibited Roosevelt from the freedom to enjoy the memorial, since it is not wheelchair accessible. In

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Express.co.uk: Chris Packham opens up on Asperger's syndrome: 'Autistic people don't have to suffer'

Express.co.uk: Chris Packham opens up on Asperger's syndrome: 'Autistic people don't have to suffer'

Springwatch’s leading presenter was diagnosed with Asperger’s in 2005 at the age of 44.

The naturalist, conservationist and campaigner revealed his personal struggles last year in his memoir Fingers in the Sparkle Jar and explained that the response has been overwhelming.

Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, Chris said: “It has been

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News-medical.net: New tool can identify infants with tuberous sclerosis complex at increased risk of developing ASD

July 17, 2017

A tool intended to detect signs of autism in high-risk infants can be used to help identify and treat patients with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), a genetic disorder, who most need early intervention. Moreover, they can identify these patients earlier than ever before.

A new study, published

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Globalaccessibilitynews.com: City to have major center for children with autism

Globalaccessibilitynews.com: City to have major center for children with autism

Asia-Pacific Jul 17, 2017

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, INDIA: A Centre for Autism and other Disabilities Rehabilitation Research and Education (CADRRE) is being set up in Thiruvananthapuram with the vision to transform the lives of children with autism through best practice principles and family-centered holistic care.

The centre is being set up on

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Cbs4indy.com: Lebanon man arrested after allegedly hitting son with autism and wife with cord

Cbs4indy.com: Lebanon man arrested after allegedly hitting son with autism and wife with cord

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LEBANON, Ind. – A Lebanon man is facing two felony counts of domestic battery for allegedly abusing his wife and 3-year-old son with autism.

The female victim told officers that her

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