Autism Rights Group Highland have created their own autism alert card which will aid communication for all autistic people, unlike other alert cards it is made of high quality plastic, the only alert card in the highlands.
Art for Autism, a national art competition run by Beechwood College, a specialist residential college in Wales. The aim of the project was to show that art can not only encourage learning and instill lifelong skills but ...
Atlanta Journal ConstitutionEx-McDonald's manager charged in attack arrested in NCAtlanta Journal ConstitutionA woman entered the McDonald's at 1291 Bells ferry Road with her autistic children and a service dog, according to the warrant.
Woman wants autistic neighbour outRockhampton Morning BulletinThe 17-year-old, who is severely autistic and lives with three carers in a suburban street, regularly eludes his minders to inflict a reign of terror on his neighbours.
We asked children and young people with autism, and their parents and carers about their experiences of education and what they think could work better. Our campaign report sets out the practical, often simple steps that the Government can take to create a system that works for everyone.
Camp Jigsaw, now in its second year and named after the puzzle-piece symbol associated with autism awareness, involves boys ages 12-19. It is a week crammed with experiences designed to help them make eye contact during conversations and maintain a positive tone of voice, among other concepts.
The experience also enables university graduate students serving as staff members while studying emotional and behavioral disorders to earn credit toward their internship requirement.
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Funding row shuts school for children with autismIrish IndependentA SCHOOL that provides specialist teaching for children with autism will close tomorrow after the education minister rejected new funding proposals.
BBC NewsFamily's theatre autism complaintBBC NewsA family say they have been overwhelmed by support for their autistic son who they claim was asked to leave a theatre because he was making too much noise.
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke describes Asperger’s syndrome as, “an autism spectrum disorder characteriz..., Eileen Eva (Overview of Asperger's Syndrome in adults http://bit.ly/g3GLtk...)...
SAN JOSE, Calif. - As a commercial software expert for the financial services industry, Ted Conley was frustrated with the technology that a speech therapist recommended to help his developmentally disabled son.