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Autism Speaks commits $2.3 million to research on gut-brain connection

Autism Speaks commits $2.3 million to research on gut-brain connection | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
Phys.org Science News Wire : Autism Speaks commits $2.3 million to research on gut-brain connection -- a press release is provided to you ìas isî with little or no review from Phys.org staff.
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Model Me Kids Curriculum Effectively Teaches Social Skills Through Video ... - Autism Daily Newscast

Model Me Kids Curriculum Effectively Teaches Social Skills Through Video ... - Autism Daily Newscast | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
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Video modeling is an Evidence Based Practice (EBP). For more information on other EBPs, visit the National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders at http://autismpdc.fpg.unc.edu/

 

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Ambitious aims: the international push to understand and treat autism - The Guardian

Ambitious aims: the international push to understand and treat autism - The Guardian | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
The Guardian Ambitious aims: the international push to understand and treat autism The Guardian Autism is notoriously difficult to characterise, partly because of the wide spectrum of people it encompasses and also because its medical definition is...
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Nonprofits join to improve autism services for Oakland County families - Crain's Detroit Business

Nonprofits join to improve autism services for Oakland County families - Crain's Detroit Business | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
Nonprofits join to improve autism services for Oakland County families Crain's Detroit Business Through the alliance, the two will provide autism services to children age 18 months through five years who are covered by Medicaid and MI Child...
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Autism: Can there be a cure without a cause? - Willits News

Autism: Can there be a cure without a cause? - Willits News | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
Autism: Can there be a cure without a cause?
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Researchers still don't have many answers about the disorder that has a wide - but vague - range of symptoms. Like everything else associated with autism, finding a cure is difficult.
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Word Tests May Predict Gains for Kids With Autism - WebMD

Word Tests May Predict Gains for Kids With Autism - WebMD | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
Word Tests May Predict Gains for Kids With Autism
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Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impaired communication, difficulty with social interactions and repetitive behaviors. The U.S.
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SAP to Work With Specialisterne to Employ People With Autism

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WALLDORF, Germany, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of its mission to help the world run better and improve...
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White Castle candles return for National Autism Awareness Month - New York Daily News

White Castle candles return for National Autism Awareness Month - New York Daily News | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
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White Castle candles return for National Autism Awareness Month
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White Castle's Slider hamburger-scented candles are back in honor of National Autism Awareness Month.
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Autism: Helping Your Child Head Into to Adulthood - WebMD

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Young adults with autism have many options for work, housing, and school. Here's how to help your child with autism make the transition to adulthood.
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Recent study says inducing labor may lead to autism - Southeast Missourian

Recent study says inducing labor may lead to autism Southeast Missourian CHICAGO -- The biggest study of its kind suggests autism might be linked with inducing and speeding up labor, preliminary findings that need investigating since labor is...
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Study Supports View that Asperger Syndrome Is ... - Autism Speaks

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Brain-activity monitoring shows differences as well as similarities between Asperger syndrome and larger autism spectrum.
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The Human Voice May Not Spark Pleasure In Children With Autism - NPR

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The human voice appears to trigger pleasure circuits in the brains of typical kids, but not children with autism, a Stanford University team reports.
Colleen Meszler's insight:

I caution the use of edible/tangible motivators for prolonged lengths of time. Think about building in a routine for learned tasks. The predictable nature of routine can often be a strong motivator in itself for individuals with ASD.

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Autism, ADHD Often Occur Together, Research Shows - WebMD

Autism, ADHD Often Occur Together, Research Shows - WebMD | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report Autism, ADHD Often Occur Together, Research Shows WebMD THURSDAY, June 6 (HealthDay News) -- Almost 30 percent of young children with autism also show signs of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a rate that's...
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CAI, Specialisterne join forces to hire people with autism - The News Journal

CAI, Specialisterne join forces to hire people with autism - The News Journal | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
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Company sets hiring goal for those with autism: Computer Aid Inc. announced a partnership plan today to employ people with autism.
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Years after scare linked measles shot to autism, unprotected UK children drive ... - Washington Post

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Asperger's syndrome removed from US psychiatry 'Bible', included under 'autism' - GlobalPost

Asperger's syndrome removed from US psychiatry 'Bible', included under 'autism' - GlobalPost | Autism Spectrum Disorders evidence based strategies and research | Scoop.it
ABC NewsAsperger's syndrome removed from US psychiatry 'Bible', included under 'autism'GlobalPostAsperger's syndrome will join other disorders with the label "autism spectrum disorder" under revisions to the American Psychiatric Association...
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