Day: September 13, 2017

Newson6.com: Special Training Helps Officers Better Respond To Calls Involving People With Autism

Newson6.com: Special Training Helps Officers Better Respond To Calls Involving People With Autism

GLENPOOL, Oklahoma –

Dozens of area officers are getting specialized training on how to respond to calls involving a person on the autism spectrum.

For a police officer, every stop and call are different, so their approach has to be different.

About 50 officers will get that training at the Glenpool

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Theindychannel.com: Greenwood autism center hosts fundraiser for family of missing child found in pond

Theindychannel.com: Greenwood autism center hosts fundraiser for family of missing child found in pond

GREENWOOD, Ind. — Search crews found the body of a missing 5-year-old boy in a pond near his home in Greenwood over the weekend.

The Indianapolis Fire Department, Urban Search and Rescue, Indianapolis Police Department and K-9 officers spent hours searching the area around Perry Meridian High School before finding Andrew

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Denverpost.com: Betsy DeVos, in Denver visit, says minimum progress for students with disabilities is “preposterous”

Denverpost.com: Betsy DeVos, in Denver visit, says minimum progress for students with disabilities is “preposterous”

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, flanked by school officials at a private autism center in Denver, called on the nation’s public schools to work with parents to better serve students with special needs.

Minimum progress for students with disabilities, she said, “is preposterous. Our students deserve better.”

DeVos’s statement comes

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Hollywoodlife.com: Christopher Jackson: 5 Things About The 'Hamilton' Star Performing 'In Memoriam' At The Emmys

Hollywoodlife.com: Christopher Jackson: 5 Things About The 'Hamilton' Star Performing 'In Memoriam' At The Emmys

Breaking News

Behati Prinsloo Pregnant: Joyfully Expecting Baby Number 2 With Hubby Adam Levine

Baby joy! After struggling to pregnant with their first child, model Behati Prinsloo and Adam Levine had no problem the second time around. The Victoria’s Secret Angel has revealed she’s expecting again!

4 minutes ago

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Victoriaadvocate.com: Autism fundraiser event to benefit Crossroads families

Victoriaadvocate.com: Autism fundraiser event to benefit Crossroads families

Crossroads residents can help support autism awareness, while dancing the night away Sept. 23.

The Crossroads Autism Network will host its evening fundraiser Rockin the Blues for Autism at the DaCosta Hall.

The funds raised from the event will go toward helping families throughout the Crossroads who have a family member living

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Blog:The Other Side- The longest day. #autism

Blog:The Other Side- The longest day. #autism

Some days I hear blather.

It’s talking or something else.

You say it.

And we cut the grass.

The wind blows.

She is moaning.

Causation, causation.

I will meet you at the station.

Ah, but you won’t be there.

Because this is the longest day.

And I won’t swim in the sea,

or even touch it with my toes.

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Tagged: #ActuallyAutistic, Autism, Poem, Sea, Shell

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Video:Our AUsome Life- WE LOVE YOU DAD!

Video:Our AUsome Life- WE LOVE YOU DAD!

A TRIBUTE TO MY DAD

“Dancing in the sky” by Colette and Clifton
(Dani and Lizzy cover)

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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The-scientist.com: Infection During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Mouse Model

The-scientist.com: Infection During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Mouse Model

ISTOCK, CHRISCHRISWGut bacteria appear to be mediators of the untoward effects infection can have on offspring during pregnancy, according to a study in mice published today (September 13) in Nature. Researchers found that pups developed autism-like behaviors if their mothers were exposed to an infection while pregnant, but only if

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Irishexaminer.com: Mother makes emotional Facebook appeal for help in caring for severely autistic son

Irishexaminer.com: Mother makes emotional Facebook appeal for help in caring for severely autistic son

Update 8.40pm: A Rialto woman whose description of the plight of her son Caoimh attracted widespread sympathy on social media recently says she has travelled with him by ambulance with to Crumlin Children’s Hospital tonight.

Adrienne Murphy says she has repeatedly asked for residential care for Caoimh, who has severe

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Breakingnews.ie: Latest: 'No going back' – Mother vows to stay at hospital until HSE grants residential care place for son with severe autism

Breakingnews.ie: Latest: 'No going back' – Mother vows to stay at hospital until HSE grants residential care place for son with severe autism

Update 8.40pm: A Rialto woman whose description of the plight of her son Caoimh attracted widespread sympathy on social media recently says she has travelled with him by ambulance with to Crumlin Children’s Hospital tonight.Adrienne Murphy says she has repeatedly asked for residential care for Caoimh, who has severe autism.”We

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