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A Model of Positive Behavioral Support for Individuals with Autism and Thei...: Student Research Center - powered by EBSCOhost

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Service providers use several types of service-delivery models to support families of persons with autism.  Positive behavioral support is a comprehensive approach used to address challenging behavior and improve broad lifestyle.

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CDC - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASDs) - NCBDDD

CDC - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASDs) - NCBDDD | Autism | Scoop.it
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) are a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. CDC is working to find out how many children have ASDs, discover the risk factors, and raise awareness of the signs.
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This site shows different ways to diagnose early a kid who may have ASDs. it also tells of ways that may be effective to work with them.

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Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Parent’s Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum

Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Parent’s Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum | Autism | Scoop.it
An easy-to-understand guide to autism spectrum disorders, including common symptoms.
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this is a guide on many of the different autism disorders on the spectrum and gives ways to easy deal with children with them.

 

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Asperger Syndrome -- a High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder

Asperger Syndrome -- a High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder | Autism | Scoop.it
Students with Asperger's Syndrome often go undiagnosed because of strong language skills and approximate social skills. They lack good social skills, understanding of typical human emotion and behavior and executive function.
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William Riggs's curator insight, March 20, 2014 11:35 AM

Different disorders have different affects on a students skills and understanding in a normal way to function. sometimes these disorders are not noted as autism and dismissed for other things.

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CDC Features - Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge

CDC Features - Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge | Autism | Scoop.it
April is Autism Awareness Month. Take our quiz to test your knowledge about the milestones that mark typical development in young children and read about one person’s experience with autism spectrum disorder.
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William Riggs's curator insight, March 20, 2014 11:46 AM

Gives more information about ASDs and in addition gives a personal experience about what may happen.

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Student Research Center - powered by EBSCOhost

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this gives a report on how kids with autism function. on page 4 it shows the methods and procedures of a study done involving 504 families. this article also gives several references that I can look at for additional information.

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CDC Features - Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge

CDC Features - Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge | Autism | Scoop.it
April is Autism Awareness Month. Take our quiz to test your knowledge about the milestones that mark typical development in young children and read about one person’s experience with autism spectrum disorder.
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Gives more information about ASDs and in addition gives a personal experience about what may happen.

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Asperger Syndrome -- a High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder

Asperger Syndrome -- a High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder | Autism | Scoop.it
Students with Asperger's Syndrome often go undiagnosed because of strong language skills and approximate social skills. They lack good social skills, understanding of typical human emotion and behavior and executive function.
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Different disorders have different affects on a students skills and understanding in a normal way to function. sometimes these disorders are not noted as autism and dismissed for other things.

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Students With Autism Learn How To Succeed At Work: Student Research Center - powered by EBSCOhost

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a kid with autism reflects how he went from not understanding others to being able to work.

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CDC - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASDs) - NCBDDD

CDC - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASDs) - NCBDDD | Autism | Scoop.it
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) are a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. CDC is working to find out how many children have ASDs, discover the risk factors, and raise awareness of the signs.
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William Riggs's curator insight, March 20, 2014 11:44 AM

This site shows different ways to diagnose early a kid who may have ASDs. it also tells of ways that may be effective to work with them.

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Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Parent’s Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum

Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Parent’s Guide to Symptoms and Diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum | Autism | Scoop.it
An easy-to-understand guide to autism spectrum disorders, including common symptoms.
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William Riggs's curator insight, March 20, 2014 11:32 AM

this is a guide on many of the different autism disorders on the spectrum and gives ways to easy deal with children with them.