Day: March 29, 2018

Ipsnews.net: Responding to Needs of Families Living with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Ipsnews.net: Responding to Needs of Families Living with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Development & Aid, Headlines, Health, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion

Saima W. Hossain, a licensed school psychologist, is the WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Autism in the South East Asia Region, Chair of the National Advisory Committee on Autism and NDDs in Bangladesh, and Chairperson of Shuchona Foundation

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Wmra.org: Autism in Virginia

Wmra.org: Autism in Virginia

April is National Autism Awareness Month, and for the entire month WMRA explores the issues surrounding autism with a new series, “Autism in Virginia.”

This series of six stories explores how autism intersects with everyday life.  We’ll examine autism in the classroom, new approaches to autism education and new therapies,

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Careappointments.co.uk: Three-and-a-half year wait for autism diagnosis 'far too long', ex-cabinet minister

Careappointments.co.uk: Three-and-a-half year wait for autism diagnosis 'far too long', ex-cabinet minister

People are waiting “far too long” for an autism diagnosis, a Tory former Cabinet minister said as she urged people to show more awareness of the disability.

Dame Cheryl Gillan said diagnosis waiting times were “absolutely critical” but that on average children were waiting more than three-and-a-half years to be

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Wmra.org: Autism and Early Intervention

Wmra.org: Autism and Early Intervention

April is National Autism Awareness Month, and World Autism Awareness Day is Monday, April 2.  So beginning today WMRA is embarking on a six-part series about this increasingly prevalent developmental disorder. Today, we look at applied behavior analysis – or ABA – a leading intervention for kids with autism, and

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Edweek.org: Immunizations and the Impacts of Virtual Reality: Two New Findings on Autism

Edweek.org: Immunizations and the Impacts of Virtual Reality: Two New Findings on Autism

New studies on autism offer insight into the potential for virtual reality to improve social behavior—and brain activity&mdashin young adults with autism, and show how pervasive myths about the causes of the disorder could put children and their families at greater physical risk.

Even though claims linking autism with

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Sciencedaily.com: Monkeys' brains synchronize as they collaborate to perform a motor task

Sciencedaily.com: Monkeys' brains synchronize as they collaborate to perform a motor task

Though their purpose and function are still largely unknown, mirror neurons in the brain are believed by some neuroscientists to be central to how humans relate to each other. Deficiencies in mirror neurons might also play a role in autism and other disorders affecting social skills.

Scientists have previously shown

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Nextpittsburgh.com: Pressley Ridge breaks ground on innovative new school serving kids with autism and deafness

Nextpittsburgh.com: Pressley Ridge breaks ground on innovative new school serving kids with autism and deafness

Each year, Pressley Ridge serves 7,300 children and families in six states, but its latest project is building a strong foundation — literally — right on its Marshall Avenue campus on the North Side.

Builders broke ground at noon today on the Pressley Ridge School for Autism and Pressley Ridge School for the

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Newswire.com: Autism is the Fastest-Growing Developmental Disability in the World. What is the Travel Industry Doing to Respond?

Newswire.com: Autism is the Fastest-Growing Developmental Disability in the World. What is the Travel Industry Doing to Respond?

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, VillaKey launches its vacation rental website for families traveling with children who have autism.

Press Release – updated: Mar 29, 2018 15:00 EDT

MIAMI, March 29, 2018 (Newswire.com) – According to the CDC, 1 in 68 U.S. children has autism spectrum disorder (ASD),

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