Day: September 29, 2017

Loopjamaica.com: JASA continues to make big impacts on children living with Autism

Loopjamaica.com: JASA continues to make big impacts on children living with Autism

Autism Spectrum Disorder goes undetected in many children, particularly those living in more rural areas. 

Many symptoms of this disorder are behavioural and social; parents often have difficulty nurturing, managing behaviour and communicating with their children. Autism Spectrum Disorder includes a wide range of symptoms, skills, and levels of disability

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Theindychannel.com: MISSING: 39-year-old Indy man with autism & schizophrenia who has mental capacity of 10-year-old

Theindychannel.com: MISSING: 39-year-old Indy man with autism & schizophrenia who has mental capacity of 10-year-old

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police say a 39-year-old man who has autism, schizophrenia and has the mental capacity of a 10-year-old  has returned home after walking away from his caregiver Friday afternoon. 

Meekael Chernet walked away around 1:30 p.m. 

He returned to the home of his own accord around 5:30 p.m. according

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Ktar.com: Center for people with autism-spectrum disorders opens in Phoenix

Ktar.com: Center for people with autism-spectrum disorders opens in Phoenix

The press conference at the opening of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Center of Excellence in Phoenix. (Photo: KTAR News/Kathy Cline)

PHOENIX — A new center for people with autism-spectrum disorders has officially opened in northeast Phoenix.

The Autism Spectrum Disorder Center of Excellence is located at Greenway Road and 36th Street.

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Video:Fathering Autism- ABA Therapy Examples In Home & Clinic | Fathering Autism Vlog #13

Video:Fathering Autism- ABA Therapy Examples In Home & Clinic | Fathering Autism Vlog #13

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Blog:The Secret Aspie- Tree of Life – Self Questionnaire

Blog:The Secret Aspie- Tree of Life – Self Questionnaire

Self-Knowledge Questionnaire

Self-Knowledge Questionnaire Below the surface, everyone is pretty complicated. Based on your answers, we think the following three traits are important strands in your personality:

TENDERNESS

You are not afraid of the sufferings and sorrows of other people, even when they are acted out in unappealing ways. Beneath even defensiveness and self-righteous behaviour, you know that deep down people need nurturing and consolation. One danger is being naive about people’s dark sides. But at

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Sciencenode.org: Facetime: Catching autism early

Sciencenode.org: Facetime: Catching autism early

Speed read

Detection of ASD has historically relied on behavioral markers New research using algorithms and 3D modeling may have unlocked early identification Long term psychological and social health for those with ASD hinge on early intervention

What if you could look into a baby’s face and see if

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Blog:The Secret Aspie- Meltdown

Blog:The Secret Aspie- Meltdown

It is weird having an emotional meltdown when I am so happy with my life. I know it is a build up of everything that has been so intense lately with Rashid. With my letting go of the pain and feelings of my past.

I see it as being a release valve. I always feel empty afterwards. It is a relief in a way as I feel things so intensely and deeply. It is a

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Nottinghampost.com: Shops set to turn down lights and music in first Autism awareness hour

Nottinghampost.com: Shops set to turn down lights and music in first Autism awareness hour

The National Autistic Society’s first UK-wide Autism Hour is being launched at intu Broadmarsh and intu Victoria Centre in October.

The shopping centres are working with the charity to launch the week-long event, with each of its retailers and restaurants being asked to reduce their lights, music and other background

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Video:Lookyus- Cruella with Adel’s 101 Donations Team Ottawa Lions Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides  2017

Video:Lookyus- Cruella with Adel’s 101 Donations Team Ottawa Lions Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides 2017

Despite a crazy heatwave, Adel’s 101 Donations Team had fun at the Ottawa Lions Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides 2017! Cruella De Vil was there! Adel’s team raised over $1000 with the help of many friends:
https://www.walkfordogguides.com/locations/team.cfm?ID=950
Thank you to our kind and generous donors:
Alison Given and Laurie Thomson
Bonnie Hill
Christine Trauttmansdorff
Cynthia & Charles
Emily L Beedell
Jacquie
Mrs. Gilchrist
Joseph Miranda
McMorine Family
Laura Burns
Laura Cullen
Anonymous
MaryAnn Given
May Given
May and Ken
Susan Bahry
a fellow runner
Walter D Burgess
and thank you to the ambitious friends who have joined Adel and Tommy’s team for the walk:
Tommy and Adel DesBrisay
Anna Beedell
Emily Beedell
Grandma May Given
Hannah Watson
Jay Sneddon
Laura Burns
MaryAnn Given Des Brisay
Phil & Sophie McGavin
William Beedell
Thank you for coming out in the heat to walk with Tommy and Adel! Thank you to Saunders Farm, who donated the tickets Adel’s team won as a prize! We will make a video of Tommy’s visit there! Thank you to all the many local businesses and organizations who donated so generously to the walk! And a huge thank you to the Lion Club and all the amazing volunteers who worked so very hard, in the heat, to create such a wonderful event! Lastly, thank you to the Lions Foundation Dog Guides of Canada, for the support the dog guides provide to individuals like Tommy! We are so very grateful.
Tommy is an Athlete with Autism who loves Disney!
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Tommy’s mantra is “I’m going to be the First Fastest Runner in the World!” Thank you for sharing his inspiring, joyous message

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Courierpostonline.com: The Beautiful Mind: Peer activities help adults

Courierpostonline.com: The Beautiful Mind: Peer activities help adults

The Therapeutic Activities Program at Bancroft provides fund and creative outlets for adults with special needs.(Photo: Jonathan Kolbe)

Editor’s note: The Beautiful Mind is brought to you by experts in neurological health, including autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and neurological rehabilitation, at Bancroft and Bancroft NeuroRehab in Mount

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Video:Jason Love- Boy with Autism Struggles to Get on Bus

Video:Jason Love- Boy with Autism Struggles to Get on Bus

Our son, who is a K4 student with autism, has been struggling to get on the bus. Last year he always seemed excited to go, but this year he is often upset about going.

We are still trying to figure out why.

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Blog:The Unabashed Autist- Inclusive autistic traits

Blog:The Unabashed Autist- Inclusive autistic traits

Problems

Autism is big and messy and confusing, and no-one really understands it. It’s difficult to make a good summary and description of autistic traits, because generally no-one can agree on what autism actually is. But even taking that into account, I’ve never read a satisfactory article or leaflet summarising and describing autistic traits.  Every description I’ve ever read suffered from at least one of these problems:

Wrongly weighted. So many descriptions of autism written by neurotypical people focus

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Wgntv.com: Father of son with autism deported under tougher immigration enforcement

Wgntv.com: Father of son with autism deported under tougher immigration enforcement

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SAN DIEGO – A father of two teenagers, including a special needs student, was deported to Mexico Thursday following a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials ruling.

Gaston Cazares told KSWB he moved to this country illegally when he was 16 years

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