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Bridgewater girl, 10, quizzes Nova Scotia Premier about autism


CBC.ca - Aug 14, 2016
"What do you think when you hear the word autism?" Serenity asked on camera. "I think of special people and so many extraordinary people who have autism surrounded by supporting families and loving communities," McNeil responded.
 

In 'Harmony,' a family's desperate struggle with autism


USA TODAY - Aug 14, 2016
Carolyn Parkhurst uses this graceful, tragic metaphor in her new novel, Harmony (Pamela Dorman Books, 275 pp., *** out of four stars), to depict the enigmatic experience of raising a child with autism: a lonely ritual where wishing for normalcy is a ...
 

Succeeding with autism


Cookeville Herald Citizen - Aug 14, 2016
“My job is to assist teachers with programming for students with autism,” she said. “I help with strategies and interventions within their classrooms so they can be successful in achieving academic and IEP (Individualized Education Program) goals. I ...
 

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Language Disorders from Infancy through Adolescence: Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Communicating, 4e


by: Rhea Paul PhD CCC-SLP, Courtenay Norbury PhD

Language Disorders from Infancy Through Adolescence, 4th Edition is the go-to text for all the information you need to properly assess childhood language disorders and provide appropriate treatment. This core resource spans the entire developmental period through adolescence, and uses a descriptive-developmental approach to present basic concepts and vocabulary, an overview of key issues and controversies, the scope of communicative difficulties that make up child language disorders, and information on how language pathologists approach the assessment and intervention processes.
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Occupational Therapy for Children and Adolescents, 7e


by: Jane Case-Smith EdD OTR/L FAOTA, Jane Clifford O'Brien PhD OTR/L

Focusing on children from infancy to adolescence, Occupational Therapy for Children and Adolescents, 7th Edition provides comprehensive, full-color coverage of pediatric conditions and treatment techniques in all settings. Its emphasis on evidence-based practice includes updated references, research notes, and explanations of the evidentiary basis for specific interventions. And coverage of new research and theories, new techniques, and current trends, with additional case studies, keeps you in step with the latest advances in pediatric OT practice.
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Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression, Schizophrenia


by: Natasha Campbell-McBride

Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride set up The Cambridge Nutrition Clinic in 1998. As a parent of a child diagnosed with learning disabilities, she is acutely aware of the difficulties facing other parents like her, and she has devoted much of her time to helping these families. She realized that nutrition played a critical role in helping children and adults to overcome their disabilities, and has pioneered the use of probiotics in this field. Her willingness to share her knowledge has resulted in her contributing to many publications, as well as presenting at numerous seminars and conferences on the subjects of learning disabilities and digestive disorders.
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Top 5 Facts about Autism


Autism is growing at a faster rate in the United States than any other developmental disability– it's common enough that even Sesame Street has started ...
 

What is Autism? Do you know the signs?


Autism is a spectrum disorder which includes a large range of symptoms and behaviors. This video is part for Behavior Frontiers Applied Behavior Analysis ...
 

3 year old autistic boy speaks for the first time...Supernanny USA


3 year old Tristan has autism. His parents have never heard him speak, Dr Lynn Koegal changes things forever..... Click here to subscribe and keep up with all ...
 

Coping with autism and puberty


Alexander Brown swings back and forth on a makeshift hammock bolted to a wooden beam in his living room. The swaying seems to soothe the otherwise ...
 

Early Signs of Autism Video Tutorial - Kennedy Krieger Institute


Tutorial On Early Signs of ASD: The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Centers for Disease Control, National Institutes of Health, autism advocacy groups ...