Day: August 1, 2017

News-medical.net: Parents of children with autism experience greater impact from cognitive behavior therapy for kids

News-medical.net: Parents of children with autism experience greater impact from cognitive behavior therapy for kids

August 1, 2017

Parents of children with autism experience a greater impact from their child’s therapy than once thought, according to new research out of York University’s Faculty of Health.

Jonathan Weiss, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health and CIHR Chair in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

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Insideindianabusiness.com: Autism Program at Ancilla College Launches

Insideindianabusiness.com: Autism Program at Ancilla College Launches

Topgolf Looking to Recruit 500 in Fishers By Dan McGowan Senior Writer/Reporter 2017-07-31T13:44:55Z

Texas-based Topgolf International Inc. is planning to hire 500 workers for its soon-to-open Fishers location. The sports entertainment center is slated to be complete in early fall and the company says recruitment events will begin in three

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Eurekalert.org: Effects of cognitive behaviour therapy on parents of children with autism

Eurekalert.org: Effects of cognitive behaviour therapy on parents of children with autism

VIDEO: Jessica Jannarone, a parent involved in the York U Faculty of Health study, Parental Outcomes Following Participation in Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, led by Professor… view more 

 

TORONTO, August 1, 2017 – Parents of children with autism experience a greater impact from their child’s therapy than

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Video:Autism Parenting Magazine- Resources for Autism Parents

Video:Autism Parenting Magazine- Resources for Autism Parents

Are you looking for Autism Resources to help you and your child? With its vast amount of data and accessibility, the Internet has become a powerful tool in the search for up-to-date information. Chances are, however, you don’t have the extra time needed to filter the infinite amount of autism resources and information as you balance daily life.

As part of our ongoing endeavor to provide families affected by autism with the latest information and advice, we have compiled a list of autism resources for parents. Whether you are a parent, family member, caregiver or teacher of someone with autism, or you are on the spectrum yourself, we hope the following autism websites and articles can help guide you in the right direction.

Check out our Article in Autism Parenting Magazine

Autism Resources for Parents – The Ultimate New Guide

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Iflscience.com: Unsociable Honeybees Share Genetic Similarities With People Who Have Autism

Iflscience.com: Unsociable Honeybees Share Genetic Similarities With People Who Have Autism

Despite being separated by hundreds of millions of years of evolution, humans and honeybees can show similar social behavior. New research has now found that antisocial bees may even share a similar genetic profile with people who have autism spectrum disorders, who themselves can struggle in social situations.

Within a

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Video:invisible i- Autism and Stimming | invisible i

Video:invisible i- Autism and Stimming | invisible i

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
Twitter : https://twitter.com/invisible_i
Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/invisible_katy/

My lovely channel art is designed by Tracy Henderson from Aspie Doodles – Check out her other work and etsy store here : https://www.etsy.com/shop/AspieDoodles

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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Blog:The Silent Wave- Walk with who you are [belated Mental Health Monday]

Blog:The Silent Wave- Walk with who you are [belated Mental Health Monday]

Breaking Bad, a show that aired on the US cable TV channel AMC from 2008 until 2013, is essentially about unwise choices borne of dire circumstances, and trying to solve the unpleasant consequences of those choices by digging deeper into the realm of the underworld via additional unwise choices.

Yet, if one is paying close attention, there is plenty of wisdom to be gleaned from that show.

One of the most significant pearls of wisdom

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Globenewswire.com: Cigna Announces Free Consumer & Caregiver Resources – Focus on Autism, Addiction, Eating …

Globenewswire.com: Cigna Announces Free Consumer & Caregiver Resources – Focus on Autism, Addiction, Eating …

Gettysburg, PA, Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Starting July 13, Cigna is launching the Cigna Behavioral Awareness Series – a series of consumer and caregiver resources. The new resources, which features a series of free web briefings facilitated by industry experts, will focus on the latest research and best

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Inews.co.uk: UK's first nationwide 'quiet hour' for autistic shoppers to be held this October

Inews.co.uk: UK's first nationwide 'quiet hour' for autistic shoppers to be held this October

The UK’s first “quiet hour” is to be launched across multiple retailers nationwide to create a more autism-friendly shopping experience.

In a major boost to the National Autistic Society’s awareness campaign, shopping centre owner Intu has partnered with the charity to hold an autism-friendly hour across its 14 centres this

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Dailymail.co.uk: Bees that are antisocial may be autistic: Insects that don't respond to their hive mates could have a …

Dailymail.co.uk: Bees that are antisocial may be autistic: Insects that don't respond to their hive mates could have a …

Inside a hive, there is a small group of bees that are unresponsive to social cuesThese insects may have a genetic condition that is similar to human autismHumans and bees split to become separate species half a billion years ago Find suggests our instinct to be social may come from an

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Nice.org.uk: Autistic people will receive better care if GPs develop a national register, says NICE

Nice.org.uk: Autistic people will receive better care if GPs develop a national register, says NICE

The register will mean patients on the autistic spectrum will be easily identifiable to healthcare professionals working within the GP surgery.

This will help the staff to adapt their approach to suit their patient’s needs – for example, nurses can ensure children on the autistic spectrum are called for vaccinations at

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Canberratimes.com.au: Robot helps teach children on autism spectrum in Chisholm

Canberratimes.com.au: Robot helps teach children on autism spectrum in Chisholm

At Caroline Chisholm School, there’s a new teacher in town, Leo the robot.

Six programmers undergoing a work placement at DXC Technologies, an IT company, have programmed the robot to help engage with children on the autism spectrum at the school’s junior campus.

Connor Costanzo and Christopher Goddard with Leo the robot

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Dealwithautism.com: Kids with Autism more Prone to Drowning: Study Suggests

Dealwithautism.com: Kids with Autism more Prone to Drowning: Study Suggests

A new study makes a disturbing discovery regarding autistic children being at greater risk for drowning compared to their peers.

Researchers analysed death reports of individuals who passed away in drowning mishaps and found a glaring link between autistic individuals and drowning. People diagnosed with autism were seen to

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