Month: October 2018

Tvnz.co.nz: New research shows play-based therapy in small doses is positive for children with autism

Tvnz.co.nz: New research shows play-based therapy in small doses is positive for children with autism

New research suggests behavioural therapy for autistic children based around play is effective even in small doses.

This has brought a call for government funding to extend the behavioural teaching programme to more children.

“I used to live in guilt all the time that I wasn’t doing enough, I

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Thesun.co.uk: Paddy and Christine McGuinness begin filming for new ITV2 reality show about their autistic five …

Thesun.co.uk: Paddy and Christine McGuinness begin filming for new ITV2 reality show about their autistic five …

PADDY and Christine McGuinness have let cameras into their home for the first time.

We can reveal the couple have started filming a new three-part fly-on-the wall series after signing a big-money deal with ITV2 last month.

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Paddy has agreed to put their relationship on the

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Dailymail.co.uk: Paddy and Christine McGuinness 'set to film ITV2 reality show about raising autistic twins Penelope …

Dailymail.co.uk: Paddy and Christine McGuinness 'set to film ITV2 reality show about raising autistic twins Penelope …

Paddy and Christine McGuinness ‘set to film ITV2 reality show about raising autistic twins Penelope and Leo’

They have previously discussed the difficulties of raising their twins Penelope and Leo,

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Grandhaventribune.com: Support group to aid parents of kids with disabilities

Grandhaventribune.com: Support group to aid parents of kids with disabilities

Beginning Oct. 16, Laura Marcus-Nolan will lead a peer group called Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities, which is aimed at providing parents the ability to share their experiences and resources. The group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month at the Momentum Center Annex,

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Twincities.com: Startup Showcase: Helping first responders respond accordingly

Twincities.com: Startup Showcase: Helping first responders respond accordingly

A 2017 two year study by the Ruderman Family Foundation found that “Disabled individuals make up a third to half of all people killed by law enforcement officers.” And a recent research update by the Treatment Advocacy Center reinforces that “across the United States the unavailability of appropriate psychiatric treatment has forced

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Winsfordguardian.co.uk: Mums 'cross' English Channel in rowing challenge to help autistic children

Winsfordguardian.co.uk: Mums 'cross' English Channel in rowing challenge to help autistic children

SIX mums who all have children with autism have vowed to ‘cross’ the English Channel in an ambitious fundraising challenge.

The intrepid team from Winsford plan to row 23,120 metres, the distance from England to France, by the end of October, ADHD awareness month.

They have also pledged to lose

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Washingtonpost.com: Man struck autistic child in the head at DC public school, police say

Washingtonpost.com: Man struck autistic child in the head at DC public school, police say

A 52-year-old Maryland man has been charged with second-degree child cruelty after allegedly striking an autistic child in the head at a D.C. public school on Friday.

According to a police report, the incident took place about 10:45 a.m. at the Whittier Education Campus in Northwest Washington. It was there,

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