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  • Thousands Expected at Autism Speaks Walk in Orange County - NBC Southern California
    Posted on December 4, 2016 at 5:22 pm

    NBC Southern California Thousands Expected at Autism Speaks Walk in Orange CountyNBC Southern CaliforniaOrganizers expect more than 8,000 people to participate in Sunday's Autism Speaks Walk Orange County at Angel Stadium, raising funds to support research, programs, and services helping those impacted by autism. The 3.1-mile walk will begin at 10:15 ...and more » […]

  • Family of young man with autism puts his love of car rides to use by collecting donations - Virginian-Pilot
    Posted on December 4, 2016 at 2:34 pm

    Virginian-Pilot Family of young man with autism puts his love of car rides to use by collecting donationsVirginian-PilotLogan Slipow, 25, walks a bag from front porch to the car, as his mother Sharon Slipow, right, chaperones. Logan Slipow, who is autistic and non-verbal, runs a community service project with his family called "Logan's Run." Logan goes to homes in ... […]

  • Autism, It Changed Everything - Age of Autism
    Posted on December 4, 2016 at 11:10 am

    Autism, It Changed EverythingAge of AutismMy son doesn't have the kind of autism that's featured as a 'feel good' story at the end of a nightly news segment. He has is the regressive non-verbal kind. Completely dependent, Ronan requires constant monitoring and specialized care. That's because ... […]

  • Skills® for Autism Wins Gold at the Learning Technologies Awards - PR Newswire (press release)
    Posted on December 4, 2016 at 8:16 am

    PR Newswire (press release) Skills® for Autism Wins Gold at the Learning Technologies AwardsPR Newswire (press release)Skills® for Autism was developed by SKILLS Global, a subsidiary company of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders, as a web-based treatment and educational tool to help support clinicians, caregivers and educators with the treatment and education ...and more » […]

  • Waldwick gym caters to children with autism - NorthJersey.com
    Posted on December 3, 2016 at 8:48 pm

    NorthJersey.com Waldwick gym caters to children with autismNorthJersey.comCasey said though the gym was designed to accommodate children on the autism spectrum who have sensory needs, it's a place for all children. That's what Ridgewood mom Jamie England likes about the gym. England said she can bring her sons, ... […]

  • How Disney gave voice to a boy with autism - The Guardian
    Posted on December 3, 2016 at 6:01 am

    How Disney gave voice to a boy with autismThe GuardianMany children with autism have favourite interests or activities that they never tire of repeating and which can appear to get in the way of them learning new skills or engaging with others. In Owen's case, his obsession was Disney. Despite his motor ... […]

  • The Autistic Brain: ASD People's Brains Are More Symmetrical, Changing How Information Flows - Medical Daily
    Posted on December 2, 2016 at 10:58 pm

    Medical Daily The Autistic Brain: ASD People's Brains Are More Symmetrical, Changing How Information FlowsMedical DailyBrains with autism are more symmetrical than others, but in this case, symmetry means something a little different from what you might expect. A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry says imaging ... […]