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Patienttalk.org: Autism and Education : Autism Parents – Speak up for your rights! Find out more here

Patienttalk.org: Autism and Education : Autism Parents – Speak up for your rights! Find out more here

Autism and education

Video addressed to parents of autistic children.

The video was inspired by accounts form parents who explained all the tricks they used to fight the education authorities to get a suitable school placement for their child.

Having been through this and other similar situations myself, I can

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Patienttalk.org: Autism: A Curious Case of the Human Mind (Feature Documentary) – This is a brilliant tool for raising autism awareness Please share!

Patienttalk.org: Autism: A Curious Case of the Human Mind (Feature Documentary) – This is a brilliant tool for raising autism awareness Please share!

Autism: A Curious Case of the Human Mind

An award-winning documentary exploring a brother’s curiosity of the neurological condition of autism.

Synopsis: Tom wants to learn about the neurological condition that his little brother, Owen, was diagnosed with as a child – autism. By the piecing together of home videos

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Patienttalk.org: New blood test for autism a long way off

Patienttalk.org: New blood test for autism a long way off

Blood test for autism

“Autism blood discovery promises earlier tests and treatment,” claims The Daily Telegraph, reporting on research into a potential new diagnostic test for autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

The study involved 38 children with ASD and 31 children without. Blood and urine samples were collected from all children

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Patienttalk.org: How to talk about autism – tips from the National Autistic Society

Patienttalk.org: How to talk about autism – tips from the National Autistic Society

Talking and Autism

Some great tips from the NAS

Don’t say Do say An autistic/autist/autie/aspie (some individuals may refer to themselves in this way, however) Person/child on the autism spectrum/autism (including Asperger syndrome)/autistic

(Note: We are using the term ‘autistic’ more and more as our recent research indicates that there is a

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Patienttalk.org: 'France is 50 years behind': the 'state scandal' of French autism treatment

Patienttalk.org: 'France is 50 years behind': the 'state scandal' of French autism treatment

Autism in France

A reliance on psychoanalysis sees autistic children going undiagnosed, being placed in psychiatric units and even being removed from their parents

Like thousands of French children whose parents believe they have autism, Rachel’s six-year-old son had been placed by the state in a psychiatric hospital day unit.

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Patienttalk.org: 'Autism and the Bible – Beginning a Conversation'.

Patienttalk.org: 'Autism and the Bible – Beginning a Conversation'.

‘Autism and the Bible – Beginning a Conversation’.

Professor Grant Macaskill delivers the second Christ’s College, Aberdeen, lecture entitled, ‘Autism and the Bible – Beginning a Conversation’.

Now I’m a non-believer but many of my readers are believers. So I thought this video would be interesting to share.

It be

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Patienttalk.org: Non-Verbal Man with Autism Saves Baby's Life After Facebook Messaging Police

Patienttalk.org: Non-Verbal Man with Autism Saves Baby's Life After Facebook Messaging Police

Non-Verbal Man with Autism Saves Baby’s Life After Facebook Messaging Police

Even though Aaron Cahal has autism and is non-verbal, that didn’t stop him from saving a baby’s life. The 23-year-old uses his iPhone to communicate and frequently uses social media. When Aaron was in his backyard and heard

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Patienttalk.org: Parent-mediated social communication may benefit children with autism. Find out more here!

Patienttalk.org: Parent-mediated social communication may benefit children with autism. Find out more here!

Parent-mediated social communication

“A new form of therapy has for the first time been shown to improve the symptoms and behaviour of autistic children,” The Guardian reports.

A new trial looked at the impact of early intervention in children with severe autism. This programme of treatment aimed to mainly focus

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