Day: August 29, 2017

Prnewswire.com: ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today) to Raise Funds for Autism Families Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Prnewswire.com: ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today) to Raise Funds for Autism Families Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today!), a national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide care and treatment to children with autism, announced it is seeking funds from the public to meet emergency needs for families affected by Hurricane Harvey through

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News-medical.net: Excluding children from school may lead to long- term psychiatric problems, study shows

News-medical.net: Excluding children from school may lead to long- term psychiatric problems, study shows

August 29, 2017

Excluding children from school may lead to long- term psychiatric problems and psychological distress, a study of thousands of children has shown.

Research by the University of Exeter, published in the journal Psychological Medicine found that a new onset mental disorder may be a consequence of exclusion

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Nwfdailynews.com: Deputy fired after sheriff says he taunted autistic boy

Nwfdailynews.com: Deputy fired after sheriff says he taunted autistic boy

LARGO (AP) — A Florida sheriff has fired a decorated deputy who was recorded taunting an autistic student at the middle school where he provided security and guidance.

The Tampa Bay times reports Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri fired Deputy Ural Darling on Friday.

Gualtieri said Darling, a 22-year veteran

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Autismspeaks.org: Can brain scans help personalize autism therapies and supports?

Autismspeaks.org: Can brain scans help personalize autism therapies and supports?

This Autism Speaks research fellow has developed a test that helps predict who will respond best to certain behavioral therapies and coaching programs

By social neuroscientist Yung-Jui (Daniel) Yang, of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute at George Washington University. An Autism Speaks Meixner Postdoctoral Fellowship in Translational Research

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Inquirer.net: Work for job-ready persons with autism

Inquirer.net: Work for job-ready persons with autism

By: PR, August 29th, 2017 10:03 PM

THE Autism Society Philippines (ASP), through its program Autismworks, is currently helping fill up positions in various functions in the retail, food service, and business process outsourcing (BPO) industries for job-ready persons with autism.

In Cebu, ASP will have an Autismworks Open

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Independent.ie: 'It is pure child abuse' – Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach 'to cure his autism'

Independent.ie: 'It is pure child abuse' – Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach 'to cure his autism'

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‘It is pure child abuse’ – Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach ‘to cure his autism’

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A campaigner has called for a criminal investigation after an Irish dad allegedly fed his young son bleach products to “cure his autism”.

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/it-is-pure-child-abuse-irish-dad-accused-of-feeding-son-6-bleach-to-cure-his-autism-36080430.html

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Independent.ie: 'It is pure child abuse' – Garda probe after Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach 'to cure his autism'

Independent.ie: 'It is pure child abuse' – Garda probe after Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach 'to cure his autism'

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‘It is pure child abuse’ – Irish dad accused of feeding son (6) bleach ‘to cure his autism’

Independent.ie

A campaigner has called for a criminal investigation after an Irish dad allegedly fed his young son bleach products to “cure his autism”.

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/it-is-pure-child-abuse-irish-dad-accused-of-feeding-son-6-bleach-to-cure-his-autism-36080430.html

http://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36080710.ece/ed712/AUTOCROP/h342/Boy%202.jpg

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Chroniclelive.co.uk: Lip Sync battle in Newcastle, an 'Autism Hour', a fundraising trip to Africa and more

Chroniclelive.co.uk: Lip Sync battle in Newcastle, an 'Autism Hour', a fundraising trip to Africa and more

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Family day for kids with facial paralysis in Morpeth

Facial Palsy UK is hosting a family day at Whitehouse Farm Centre for children living with facial palsy.

On Saturday

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