Day: December 11, 2017

Themighty.com: Adults Have Autism, Too

Themighty.com: Adults Have Autism, Too

I think people forget that children with autism grow up to be adults with autism too. I’m not sure why, but many people seem to believe autism is a disability only children have, and that it doesn’t affect adults.

I believe adults with autism often struggle the most. As an

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Video:Fathering Autism- Communication Apps and Devices For Nonverbal Autism

Video:Fathering Autism- Communication Apps and Devices For Nonverbal Autism

You guys have asked for it so here are two awesome communication apps and devices for nonverbal autism and related disabilities. The iPad app GoTalk Now is one of the best we’ve found for our autistic daughter to help with her communication. I just recently found CommBoards AAC app for Android and I have to say that it is a great app as well. Whether you are iOS or Android you can’t go wrong with these communication apps.

-GoTalk Now App-
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gotalk-now/id454176457?mt=8

-CommBoards – AAC Speech Assistant App-
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.shmoontz.commboards&hl=en

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Ctvnews.ca: Winnipeg woman arrested following homicide in July 2016: RCMP

Ctvnews.ca: Winnipeg woman arrested following homicide in July 2016: RCMP

CTV WinnipegPublished Monday, December 11, 2017 11:09AM CSTLast Updated Monday, December 11, 2017 11:11AM CST

A woman has been arrested following the homicide of an 18-year-old woman in July 2016.

RCMP said the suspect was arrested on Thursday in Winnipeg, in relation to the death of 18-year-old Lydia Whitford.

On

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Ucla.edu: $5 million grant from NIH will enable UCLA to develop new models for autism

Ucla.edu: $5 million grant from NIH will enable UCLA to develop new models for autism

Pasca Lab/Stanford University

Autism researchers from UCLA and Stanford will explore, among other things, forebrain spheroids, which contain the major cell classes of the developing forebrain.

Many genes that increase the risk of autism spectrum disorders have been identified, but their mechanisms remain largely unknown. Now a team of UCLA

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Blog:The Secret Aspie- Public Domination

Blog:The Secret Aspie- Public Domination

So I thought I would write about what humiliation and degradation are for both of us.

Whether it is in public or private it is just a continuation of what we feel for each other, our point of being. I need to humiliate him, break him down and dehumanize him, and he craves and wants this. It centres him, it is his happy place, the place he belongs, it is his reality.

And having

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Furnituretoday.com: Ante4autism picks up 7 more sponsors for January 27th event at Golden Nugget

Furnituretoday.com: Ante4autism picks up 7 more sponsors for January 27th event at Golden Nugget

This press release is submitted and shown here in its original form, unedited by Furniture Today.

Las Vegas, December 10, 2017: Planned Furniture Promotions has become a $2,500 Platinum sponsor again for the 2018 event! In addition, Coconis Furniture, Mantua Manufacturing , and Elfa International join as Gold sponsors and

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Blog:The Secret Aspie- Slavish Words

Blog:The Secret Aspie- Slavish Words

I was totally taken by surprise to hear from Rashid last night. But as soon as I saw his message saying he was home my world which had been off-kilter, righted itself.

He was delayed and flew back yesterday. Hong Kong it seems does not like certain sites, kik being one of them which is what we use to stay in contact. Plus Google and Facebook are banned there. It boggles my mind that a

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Businesswire.com: Delmarva Power Joins The Precisionists to Launch Innovative Program Supporting Employment of …

Businesswire.com: Delmarva Power Joins The Precisionists to Launch Innovative Program Supporting Employment of …

NEWARK, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Delmarva Power today announced the creation of an innovative program to provide employment to local adults with autism. The program, formed in collaboration with The Precisionists, Inc., a Wilmington, DE-based company that creates jobs for individuals across a broad range of disabilities, provides jobs for dozens of local

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Winknews.com: Sensory cart aims to help calm kids with autism while in the hospital

Winknews.com: Sensory cart aims to help calm kids with autism while in the hospital

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According to the CDC, one in 68 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder, or ASD.  Children with ASD are 20 percent more likely to be hospitalized for injuries than typically developing children. For a child with ASD, a hospital visit can provoke challenging behaviors. But now,

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Rte.ie: The ABC of ABA for those affected by autism

Rte.ie: The ABC of ABA for those affected by autism

Opinion:

By Professor Mickey Keenan, Ulster University and Professor Karola Dillenburger, Queen’s University Belfast

“It’s heart breaking for any parent to see their child struggle and I was left feeling that I let my son down as I couldn’t get him the help that he needs. For 10 years, I struggled to get my

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Phillyvoice.com: CHOP enters partnership for pediatric study on medical marijuana and autism

Phillyvoice.com: CHOP enters partnership for pediatric study on medical marijuana and autism

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will soon join forces with an Australian pharmaceutical research firm to investigate the effectiveness of medical marijuana treatment in pediatric patients.

In a collaborative partnership, CHOP will work with Zelda Therapeutics to conduct an observational study on existing patients with autism, leveraging the hospital’s existing

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Digitaljournal.com: Custom Trained Autism Response Dog Delivered to 4-Year-Old Girl in Hollister, California

Digitaljournal.com: Custom Trained Autism Response Dog Delivered to 4-Year-Old Girl in Hollister, California

Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers has hand-delivered a highly trained Autism Service Dog to four-year-old Kelani in Hollister, California this week.

Hollister, CA – December 11, 2017 – (Newswire.com)

​​​Four-year-old Kelani from Hollister, California, has received a very special delivery this week. Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers has hand-delivered their Autism Service

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Globalnews.ca: 'Nothing has changed': Nova Scotia teen with autism speaks out as gaps in autism services persist

Globalnews.ca: 'Nothing has changed': Nova Scotia teen with autism speaks out as gaps in autism services persist

Other than an age gap, there’s not much separating the stories of Callum Sutherland and Cuen Eng.Both have autism, both have been admitted to the IWK’s Garron Centre because of violent behaviour and both have struggled to get the treatment they need.But one big difference is that Eng can tell

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Dailyfreeman.com: SUNY New Paltz program will benefit students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Dailyfreeman.com: SUNY New Paltz program will benefit students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> SUNY New Paltz has announced the establishment of the Kressner Family Autism Spectrum Disorder Program Fund, a three-year pilot program created to benefit students as they transition into college, then to employment.

The program is funded by alumna Myra (Rosenberg) Kressner and supports students with Autism

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