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Understand the many areas of Autism and to assist in the best quality of life of those affected by Autism
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John Williams: My Son's not Rainman - Chortle

John Williams: My Son's not Rainman - Chortle | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
John Williams: My Son's not Rainman
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His son is eleven years old and autistic ... he isn't a genius. His only special power is making his dad laugh. A lot.
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School For Autistic Children Breaks Ground in Blaine - KSTP.com

School For Autistic Children Breaks Ground in Blaine - KSTP.com | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
School For Autistic Children Breaks Ground in Blaine
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Karner Blue will be specifically equipped for children with autism of emotional and behavioral issues.
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So Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Called Us to Complain … - Slate Magazine

So Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Called Us to Complain … - Slate Magazine | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
So Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Called Us to Complain …
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He called Keith Kloor after Kloor wrote a story for Discover about RFK Jr.'s keynote address to a convention of people who think vaccines cause autism.
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Viral Facebook post on local spa proves power of social media - WWMT-TV

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Viral Facebook post on local spa proves power of social media
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She claims she witnessed the owner yell at a woman because her toddler, who has autism, was crying. The post, written Sunday, ...
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Local Mom Chronicles the Struggles of Raising a Child with Autism - Lamorindaweekly

Local Mom Chronicles the Struggles of Raising a Child with Autism - Lamorindaweekly | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
Lamorindaweekly Local Mom Chronicles the Struggles of Raising a Child with Autism Lamorindaweekly Despite a lauded book, "A Regular Guy: Growing Up with Autism," a popular San Francisco Chronicle blog and therapy (for herself, not just her family),...
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Local students honored for service to others - ThisWeekNews

Local students honored for service to others - ThisWeekNews | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
ThisWeekNews Local students honored for service to others ThisWeekNews After she wrote "Gay in UA," a cover story for the Arlingtonian, she was contacted by a father who said his son was often bullied by other students because of his gay parents,...
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Boston Brother and Sister Battle Odds to Overcome Autism with Help from ... - PR Web (press release)

Boston Brother and Sister Battle Odds to Overcome Autism with Help from ... - PR Web (press release) | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
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Boston Brother and Sister Battle Odds to Overcome Autism with Help from ...
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This Is Autism: Parents Share Pictures Of Children With ASDs (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

This Is Autism: Parents Share Pictures Of Children With ASDs (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
This Is Autism: Parents Share Pictures Of Children With ASDs (PHOTOS) Huffington Post Autism Shines, a project that aims to debunk negative myths about ASDs, collects photos and stories to show the world that when we talk about children with...
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Autism Awareness Month: Talking Social Stories

Autism Awareness Month: Talking Social Stories | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
Social stories, sometimes called visual scripts, are stories that describe with words and pictures different activities or events that happen in life in a step by step detailed way. They were devised as a tool to help individuals ...
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Onslaught of Autism: A Mom's Crusade Could Help Unravel Scientific Mystery - Jackson Free Press

Onslaught of Autism: A Mom's Crusade Could Help Unravel Scientific Mystery - Jackson Free Press | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
Onslaught of Autism: A Mom's Crusade Could Help Unravel Scientific Mystery
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Both Jonny and Sophie have been diagnosed with autism, the fast-growing category of neurological disease afflicting one in every 88 U.S.
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Young children with autism benefit regardless of high-quality ...

Young children with autism benefit regardless of high-quality ... | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
... preschoolers with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who receive high-quality early intervention benefit developmentally regardless of the treatment model used—a surprising result that may have important implications for special-education ...
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Were you Bullied? Tell stories - General Autism Discussion

Wrong Planet - Aspergers and Autism Community. ... I believe it would be more appropriate to treat bullying as the harassment, assault, and battery that it is and enforce appropriate legal repercussions for breaking the law.
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Autistic People Find Job Niche in Tech - ABC News

Autistic People Find Job Niche in Tech - ABC News | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
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Autistic People Find Job Niche in Tech
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That's because Griffin, 22, has autism spectrum disorder, a developmental disorder marked by difficulties with social interaction and communication – making job interviews a nightmare.
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A walk for autism awareness - Aurora

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A walk for autism awareness
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Early intervention is important with autism because a later diagnosis will present more hurdles.
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Tragic story of Owen Black worries parents of autistic children | al.com

Owen Black, 8, is one of at least three children across the country who recently have drowned after wandering away.
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I implore parents of a special needs child to please take their kids to learn swimming. One of my boys did not like swimming when he started now he loves it.

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Western NY Family Magazine Getting Wakefield Treatment for Writing Critically ... - Age of Autism

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Western NY Family Magazine Getting Wakefield Treatment for Writing Critically about Gardasil.
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Autism, dining out and a side of kindness – Eatocracy - CNN.com ...

Autism, dining out and a side of kindness – Eatocracy - CNN.com ... | Autism diagnosis and treatment | Scoop.it
... appear to be. Our recent story "The waitress, the autistic girl and the broken hamburger" shared the experiences of Anna Kaye MacLean, a young woman who was deeply touched by the kindness of a Chili's server to her seven-year-old sister...
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