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Andovertownsman.com: Andover resident accepts $75000 donation for autism

Andovertownsman.com: Andover resident accepts $75000 donation for autism

Andover resident Larry Cancro, who serves as the chairman of the board of Autism Speaks in the New England region, recently accepted a generous $75,000 grant from the Teamsters Local 25 group.

Teamsters president Sean O’Brien presented more than $275,000 to 12 local autism non-profits, including Autism Speaks, an organization

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Digitaljournal.com: Mitsubishi Foundation Recognized by Exceptional Minds With Autism

Digitaljournal.com: Mitsubishi Foundation Recognized by Exceptional Minds With Autism

Thanks to the foundation’s support, 11 young adults with autism completed their formal training Monday and began their professional careers as animators and visual effects artists.

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – June 13, 2018 – (Newswire.com)

They spoke of vision and heart at Monday’s commencement for 11 young adults with autism who have

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Digitaljournal.com: Entertainment Industry Welcomes Incoming Exceptional Minds With Autism

Digitaljournal.com: Entertainment Industry Welcomes Incoming Exceptional Minds With Autism

The Exceptional Minds Class of 2018 was given a warm welcome by the visual effects and animation industries at the annual Exceptional Minds Open House.

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – June 13, 2018 – (Newswire.com)

More than 150 studio executives and friends attended Monday’s Exceptional Minds Open House in Sherman Oaks, California, to

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Warrington-worldwide.co.uk: Autistic “Firebird” donating his artwork to disability charity

Warrington-worldwide.co.uk: Autistic “Firebird” donating his artwork to disability charity

AUTISTIC “Firebird” Phoenix Gohman will be selling his caricatures and donating the money to charity at Disability Awareness Day on July 15, under “Stop Think Relax” promoted by his mother, Heidi Kure.

Those three simple words have been used throughout his 21 years to make better choices for his Autism

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Www.gov.uk: The Prevalence of Autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) in School Age Children in Northern Ireland 2018

Www.gov.uk: The Prevalence of Autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) in School Age Children in Northern Ireland 2018

The Prevalence of Autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) in School Age Children in Northern Ireland 2018 – GOV.UK

Official Statistics

This annual report aims to show the prevalence rate of autism among the compulsory school age population

Documents

Details

This annual report aims to show the prevalence rate of autism

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Prnewswire.com: Renewed Calls for Electroconvulsive (Shock) Therapy Ban

Prnewswire.com: Renewed Calls for Electroconvulsive (Shock) Therapy Ban

LOS ANGELES, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A newly released Public Service Announcement (PSA) by mental health watchdog Citizens Commission on Human Rights International (CCHR) raises awareness about the use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), also known as electroshock. The group is especially concerned about this being given to children and

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Eurekalert.org: First significant study on autism and homelessness

Eurekalert.org: First significant study on autism and homelessness

The first peer-reviewed study into autism and homelessness has been published, in the journal Autism.

The researchers* found evidence suggesting that autistic adults are over-represented among the homeless population. They have called for more research to understand the links between autism and homelessness, to help prevent autistic people becoming

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Kawarthanow.com: Peterborough mom's Facebook post about public shaming of her autistic son is going viral

Kawarthanow.com: Peterborough mom's Facebook post about public shaming of her autistic son is going viral

Ashley Wright with her two children, 11-year-old Brinlee and 13-year-old Logan. Logan lives with severe autisim and the Wright family was publicly shamed twice by the same man while they were visiting the Peterboroug Zoo on June 10, 2018. Wright has written an open letter to the man that is

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