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Autismparentingmagazine.com: The Best Way to Serve People with Special Needs: Live with Them

Autismparentingmagazine.com: The Best Way to Serve People with Special Needs: Live with Them

Inclusion, or placing different ability levels together in the classrooms, has been a proven practice in education for years. Research has shown that this mixture has been good for everyone, including those with and without disabilities.

The National Center for Education Statistics reports that 13 percent of public school students in the U.S.

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Top Tricycle a Sweet Ride for People with Special Needs

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Top Tricycle a Sweet Ride for People with Special Needs

Product:  Nuvotrike 20 inch tricycle.Great for individuals with the desire to ride a bicycle but unable to balance on a traditional bicycle. Currently used by individuals of many ability levels.

Cost:  $299

Introducing the Nuvotrike which has a patented design with a spring suspension to potentially absorb joint stress when

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Inspired Dad Transforms the Way Special Needs Children Develop and Learn

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Inspired Dad Transforms the Way Special Needs Children Develop and Learn

Autism Warrior: Rupert Isaacson is founder and co-director of the Horse Boy Foundation which consists of two main programs:

The Horse Boy Method, an equine therapy that addresses the nervous system and builds neuroplasticity for autism, attention deficit disorder (ADD) and other related conditions Movement Method, a kinetic learning program applicable for

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Ways Autism Focused Couple Therapy Can Change Your Life

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Ways Autism Focused Couple Therapy Can Change Your Life

As a practicing clinician specializing in adult diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), I have noticed that as the diagnosis of children impacted on the spectrum has dramatically increased (current statistic from the Centers for Disease Control is 1:55), the first time diagnostic rates for adults on the spectrum also

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Iris

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Iris

Iris dances through Art

Her beautiful Maine Coon cat by her side

inspiring her to create

beautiful

Monet-like paintings

The autistic have such 

creative potential

we can see if we look

with new eyes

Iris in the UK

silent butterfly she is

a dream of goodness and

light.

Paula Timpson, MA,

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Doctor Makes Great Strides with Unique Treatment for Autism

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Doctor Makes Great Strides with Unique Treatment for Autism

Significant overall improvements often occur in those with autism or autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by medically treating their coexisting inner-ear/cerebellar-determined (dyslexia or learning disabilities (LD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and anxiety related) symptoms with inner-ear-improving medications.

Despite significant scientific advances, we currently do not know the primary cause(s)

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: This Exciting New App Helps Special Needs Kids Speak Through Play

Autismparentingmagazine.com: This Exciting New App Helps Special Needs Kids Speak Through Play

Product: Speech Blubs is a video- and voice-based app constructed with the purpose to boost children’s imitation and speaking abilities through play.

“I’ve had it [Speech Blubs app] for less than a week and he’s already saying more!”

Cost: $9.99 monthly subscription fee

What’s special about this app

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: How Does Autism Affect Sleep In Some Children?

Autismparentingmagazine.com: How Does Autism Affect Sleep In Some Children?

Sleep disruptions in children with autism studied

This week, a new study has been published in the Journal of Developmental Disorders that examines why children with neurodevelopmental disorders experience higher levels of sleep disturbance. Researchers at the Universities of Leicester and Birmingham studied children ages 2-15 years old with

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Hannah McCreesh

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Hannah McCreesh

National social care provider Dimensions has created an innovative new document which will help polling stations become more accessible for people in the UK with learning disabilities and autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The voting passport, which can be filled in and printed at home, contains information in an easy-to-read format about an

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Innovative Product Helps Kids with Special Needs Learn to Skate

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Innovative Product Helps Kids with Special Needs Learn to Skate

Product: Tornado’s Edge is an on-ice skate trainer that helps children of all abilities to enhance skills on skates. The current product is intended for a training environment where one to four individuals can use the trainer together. There is an individual version of the trainer called the Twister

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Weighted Blankets: Reducing Anxiety and Providing a Good Night's Sleep

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Weighted Blankets: Reducing Anxiety and Providing a Good Night's Sleep

Sensory processing disorders and autism

Many children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) struggle with sensory issues including sensory processing disorder (SPD). Chantal Sicile-Kira, “The Autism Advocate,” describes SPD as “a neurological disorder that causes difficulties with processing information from the five senses: vision, auditory, touch, olfaction, and taste,

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Benefits of Medical Marijuana and Autism to Be Studied

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Benefits of Medical Marijuana and Autism to Be Studied

Children’s Hospital will study medical marijuana’s effect on children with autism

An upcoming study at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will be the first of its kind in the United States to examine the benefits of medical marijuana in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The study is in partnership

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: First Responder Training to Include Autism Awareness

Autismparentingmagazine.com: First Responder Training to Include Autism Awareness

Disability awareness training needed

Since 2014, there has been an increased national awareness regarding how police interact with the public during arrests and emergency situations. The autism community is no exception. During search and rescue missions, crime scene investigation, medical emergencies, and human services investigations, the way in which

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Up and Coming Autism Entrepreneurs New GPS Prototype Developed in the Name of Lost Child …

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Up and Coming Autism Entrepreneurs New GPS Prototype Developed in the Name of Lost Child …

Name: Toron LarkinsAge: 38

About: Toron Larkins has developed the prototype for a waterproof and discreet tracker that will track anywhere in the country in an effort to keep loved ones safe. He is married and has three children plus four stepchildren.

What inspired you to develop the concept

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Autismparentingmagazine.com: Amazing New Sound Reduction Earplugs Can Change Your Life

Autismparentingmagazine.com: Amazing New Sound Reduction Earplugs Can Change Your Life

Product: Vibes Hi-Fidelity Earplugs protect individuals with sensory sensitivities from the discomfort of loud sounds while preserving the clarity of sound in their environment.

Cost: $23.99

For decades, foam earplugs and over-ear headphones have been the standard for protecting individuals with autism spectrum disorder and other sensory disorders from

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