Day: November 2, 2017

Wireupdate.com: Trained Autism Service Dog to Assist Six-Year-Old Child in Narberth, Pennsylvania

Wireupdate.com: Trained Autism Service Dog to Assist Six-Year-Old Child in Narberth, Pennsylvania

Nov 2, 2017 – (Newswire)

​Oliver, a six-year-old boy in Narberth, PA, received a very special Autism Service Dog delivery today from Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers. Based in Madison, Virginia, Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers, or “SDWR,” has a mission to provide specially-bred and trained dogs for adults and

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Vox.gi: Ministry of Equality Reminds Parents and Volunteers of its Autism Seminar Next Week

Vox.gi: Ministry of Equality Reminds Parents and Volunteers of its Autism Seminar Next Week

The Ministry of Equality would like to remind parents of children and adults with Autism and volunteers who work with people with Autism of  its Understanding Autism series being held next week titled ‘Adolescence and Puberty: the emotional difficulties experienced during this transition.’

This will be the third seminar under

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Goldderby.com: Freddie Highmore ('The Good Doctor') talks autistic character and excellent ratings with SAG …

Goldderby.com: Freddie Highmore ('The Good Doctor') talks autistic character and excellent ratings with SAG …

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Freddie Highmore made a daring choice when he decided to star in another drama series just weeks after “Bates Motel” ended its run. It turned out to be a great decision, because “The Good Doctor” is bringing in excellent ratings for ABC and some of the best reviews

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Cbslocal.com: Dad Becomes 'Beast' For Daughter with Autism Dressed As 'Belle' for Halloween

Cbslocal.com: Dad Becomes 'Beast' For Daughter with Autism Dressed As 'Belle' for Halloween

1010 WINS-This father’s trick turned into quite the treat for his daughter who dressed as Belle from the beloved fairytale Beauty and the Beast for Halloween.

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On Tuesday (10/31) Carleigh Van Reenen posted a video on Twitter of her sister Allison, who has autism, all dressed up as her favorite character

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Newswire.com: Autism Service Dog Delivered to Assist 4-Year-Old Boy in Hamburg, New York

Newswire.com: Autism Service Dog Delivered to Assist 4-Year-Old Boy in Hamburg, New York

A 4-year-old boy named Eli in Hamburg, New York, receives a highly trained Autism Service Dog from Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers.

Press Release – updated: Nov 2, 2017 15:43 EDT

Hamburg, NY, November 2, 2017 (Newswire.com) – ​Eli, a four-year-old boy from Hamburg, New York, received a very special

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Eurekalert.org: Study: Brain activity is inherited, may inform treatment for ADHD, autism

Eurekalert.org: Study: Brain activity is inherited, may inform treatment for ADHD, autism

IMAGE: Research findings may help to better characterize aspects of altered brain activity, development and disease. view more 

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Every person has a distinct pattern of functional brain connectivity known as a connectotype, or brain fingerprint. A new study conducted at OHSU in Portland, Oregon, concludes that while individually

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Chicagotribune.com: For kids with autism, haircuts can be traumatic. One barber changed that.

Chicagotribune.com: For kids with autism, haircuts can be traumatic. One barber changed that.

A few weeks after Francis Franz Jacob opened his barbershop in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, in the fall of 2015, he welcomed a special client.

Wyatt Lafrenière, then 4, has autism, and has never enjoyed getting haircuts. Having his hair touched can be unbearable, and certain sounds can make him go

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Cbc.ca: Wait times for autism services unacceptable, says London mother

Cbc.ca: Wait times for autism services unacceptable, says London mother

A London mother says children with autism aren’t getting the services they need, as parents face years-long waits for therapy despite the importance of early intervention. 

Jessica Ashton says her three-and-a half-year old son was diagnosed with autism last summer. 

She and her husband sought out therapy at the Thames Valley Children’s

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