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Storytelling, neuroscience, and healing trauma | The Art of Autism

Storytelling, neuroscience, and healing trauma | The Art of Autism | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
What does neuroscience say about traumatic events in our lives? Storytelling provides a means to integrate chaotic events and to heal ourselves and others.
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Parents using complementary and alternative medicine treatments to treat children with autism - Health - SpiritIndia.com

Parents using complementary and alternative medicine treatments to treat children with autism - Health - SpiritIndia.com | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Parents using complementary and alternative medicine treatments to treat children with autism – Health - Holistic health and homeopathic articles with world news - SpiritIndia.com (Parents using complementary and alternative medicine treatments to...
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We Are Not In Our Own World

We Are Not In Our Own World | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
We need to be careful about how we think about and talk about people with disabilities.
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The things that matter {to me}: Disneyland DAS System

The things that matter {to me}: Disneyland DAS System | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
We just got back tonight from our first trip to Disneyland in over a year due to all of the medical issues Alex had this year. Back in October when they announced the changes to the special needs pass system...
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Eating is Multi-Sensory Experience: Blumenthal - Bloomberg

Eating is Multi-Sensory Experience: Blumenthal - Bloomberg | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Eating is Multi-Sensory Experience: Blumenthal
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Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) -- Heston Blumenthal, Chef and Owner of The Fat Duck, discusses disruptive food ideas and how science is affecting the way we cook as well as eat.
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Guest Assistance Card Program to End at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure

Guest Assistance Card Program to End at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
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The 101 on Fidgets

The 101 on Fidgets | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
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fidgets can be a life saver for kids trying to focus at school over in overstimulating environments.

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Animals Assembled – HOUSTON ZOO – NATURALLY WILD

Animals Assembled – HOUSTON ZOO – NATURALLY WILD | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
HOUSTON ZOO – NATURALLY WILD life sized exhibit of animals built with Lego bricks.
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Shared Genes May Link ADHD, Autism and Depression – WebMD

Shared Genes May Link ADHD, Autism and Depression – WebMD | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Largest study of its kind also found ties to schizophrenia, bipolar disorders (Shared Genes May Link ADHD, #Autism, and Depression - WebMD : http://t.co/HJlcPt6LUF)...
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10 Biggest Myths About Autism From Moms Who Know

10 Biggest Myths About Autism From Moms Who Know | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
By now you've probably seen the numbers. One in every 88 kids today is being diagnosed with autism. There are autistic kids on TV shows, autistic...
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The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism: The Cost of Compliance Is Unreasonable

The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism: The Cost of Compliance Is Unreasonable | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
autonomy matters.
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Using Technology to Reach Unreachable Students

Using Technology to Reach Unreachable Students | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
The iPad made a transformation in John's learning demeanor. Where once his attitude blared, "I dare you to teach me!" now it screams, " Teach me more!

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In Your Eyes

In Your Eyes | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
This is a hard one to write. A few days ago, my friend Jess met me at the sensory gym with her daughter Brooke. It was the last day of our very long holiday break. The exact purpose for the gym u...
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Benefits of Music Therapy for Autism by Dr Pandula Siribaddana | Living Healthy 360

Benefits of Music Therapy for Autism by Dr Pandula Siribaddana | Living Healthy 360 | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Autism is a condition where the affected individuals suffer from poor neurodevelopment, which leads to marked social and communication problems.
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Meltdown

Meltdown | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
It was just after the first exercise in the mindfulness for autistic adults group. One of the women in the group was sitting with her head down and if you looked closely, you could see that she was...
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acceptance is not surrender

acceptance is not surrender | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
There is no chain so strong as that of unfulfilled expectation. No tether more binding than that which holds to the anchor of an image of a life one believes should have been theirs. Acceptance is ...
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The boy whose brain could unlock autism

The boy whose brain could unlock autism | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
SOMETHING WAS WRONG with Kai Markram. At five days old, he seemed like an unusually alert baby, picking his head up and …
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Meltdown

Meltdown | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
It was just after the first exercise in the mindfulness for autistic adults group. One of the women in the group was sitting with her head down and if you looked closely, you could see that she was...
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Study of nonverbal autism must go beyond words, experts say — SFARI.org - Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative

Study of nonverbal autism must go beyond words, experts say — SFARI.org - Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
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Children with autism see movement twice as fast as those without | Autism Support Network

Children with autism see movement twice as fast as those without | Autism Support Network | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Study may explain why autistic people are overwhelmed by bright lights and noises.
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Unearthing the experiences of young people with autism

Unearthing the experiences of young people with autism | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) is the leading provider of autism-specific services in Australia, building partnerships with people with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their families and the community to provide information, services, learning and...
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Study Finds Depression, Autism and Other Psych Disorders Share Common Genetic Roots

Study Finds Depression, Autism and Other Psych Disorders Share Common Genetic Roots | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Five very different psychiatric disorders (depression, autism, bipolar, ADHD & schizophrenia) may stem from common gene variants, Mass. researchers say.
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No, You Don't

No, You Don't | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
trigger warning: stories of abuse, poverty, and discrimination When I meet parents of young Autistic kids, especially after they find out how much I was like their kids when I was their kids' age, ...
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How public speaking could damage your career - by Philip Lop - Helium

How public speaking could damage your career - by Philip Lop - Helium | Autism and Sensory Processing | Scoop.it
Most career professionals agree that good public speaking skills are a great boost to your career. Few managerial roles in modern businesses, for ..., Philip Lop
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If you haven't developed the skills needed for effective public speaking, get on it! There are so many ways to get these skills before you go from the frying pan into the fire.

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