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Wtkr.com: Local, national landmarks “Light It Up Blue” in honor of Autism Awareness Month

Wtkr.com: Local, national landmarks “Light It Up Blue” in honor of Autism Awareness Month

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Landmarks and buildings all over the world will be illuminated blue Monday to bring awareness to World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Awareness Month.

For the sixth year in a row, several buildings in  Virginia Beach and the United States will “turn blue” at dusk on April 2.

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Jakartaglobe.id: Friends With Autism

Jakartaglobe.id: Friends With Autism

A student of Bina Autis Mandiri Special School in Palembang, South Sumatra, plays a traditional musical instrument during a commemoration of World Autism Awareness Day on Saturday (31/03). The event, themed “I’m Friends With Autism,” allowed participants to become acquainted with autistic people as part of efforts to encourage greater

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Morungexpress.com: Autism: Inspiring mothers share experiences to raise awareness

Morungexpress.com: Autism: Inspiring mothers share experiences to raise awareness

A child with special needs paints with colour at the Blossoms Preschool, Mokokchung. (Picture used with permission from the parents) April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day

Morung Express NewsDimapur | April 1

A little over a decade ago, the United Nations recognized the need to observe World Autism Awareness

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Belfasttelegraph.co.uk: Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing seven-year-old with autism

Belfasttelegraph.co.uk: Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing seven-year-old with autism

Police confirm missing 7-year-old found safe and well

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Police have confirmed a missing seven-year-old has been found safe and well.

https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/police-confirm-missing-7yearold-found-safe-and-well-36763991.html

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Police have confirmed a missing seven-year-old has been found safe and well.

Aoife Rafferty had been missing from north Belfast, having last been seen in

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Msn.com: A barber soothes a child with autism by singing — and finds a new purpose

Msn.com: A barber soothes a child with autism by singing — and finds a new purpose

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Clippers buzzing, scissors clinking, men talking loudly in the Talcum-scented air. It’s a comforting barbershop cacophony for most of the clients.

But for Jordie Rowland, it’s an assault on the senses. He has autism and his cries pierced through the other

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Virtual-strategy.com: OCVT Marks Autism Awareness Month this April with In-Office…

Virtual-strategy.com: OCVT Marks Autism Awareness Month this April with In-Office…

AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) April 01, 2018

The Optometry Center for Vision Therapy (OCVT) is marking Autism Awareness Month this April with an in-office presentation titled “The Vision and Learning Connection: Helping Children with Autism”. OCVT founder and Executive Director, Dr. Briana Larson, will lead the discussion at OCVT’s San

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Poughkeepsiejournal.com: Tireless work is ahead in the fight against autism

Poughkeepsiejournal.com: Tireless work is ahead in the fight against autism

Patrick Paul, Valley Views Published 8:00 a.m. ET April 1, 2018

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The Anderson Center for Autism recently had an opportunity to speak with parents whose children are residents at the center. Here are their experiences. Patrick Oehler/Poughkeepsie Journal

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April is Autism Awareness Month. Like

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Ssuchronicle.com: OCVT Marks Autism Awareness Month this April with In-Office Educational Presentation

Ssuchronicle.com: OCVT Marks Autism Awareness Month this April with In-Office Educational Presentation

The Optometry Center for Vision Therapy (OCVT) is presenting “The Vision and Learning Connection: Helping Children with Autism” to spread awareness about how vision therapy can help patients with autism.

AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) April 01, 2018

The Optometry Center for Vision Therapy (OCVT) is marking Autism Awareness Month this April

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Midhudsonnews.com: Ulster County recognizes Autism Awareness Month

Midhudsonnews.com: Ulster County recognizes Autism Awareness Month

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Psychcentral.com: Kids With Autism & ADHD at Higher Risk for Anxiety, Mood Disorders

Psychcentral.com: Kids With Autism & ADHD at Higher Risk for Anxiety, Mood Disorders

A new study finds that children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at higher risker for anxiety and mood disorders.

Published in Pediatrics, the study, completed by the Interactive Autism Network (IAN), is one of the largest to compare comorbidities in individuals with ASD alone to individuals

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Independent.co.uk: Women and girls with autism face double discrimination from a patriarchal society that fails to see …

Independent.co.uk: Women and girls with autism face double discrimination from a patriarchal society that fails to see …

For people with autism, trying to understand the rest of us can feel like travelling to another country – learning another language and navigating a new landscape while brandishing a passport that allows you access but not acceptance. 

For women and girls with autism, it’s more like sneaking into the

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