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friendshipcircle.org — Friendship Circle creates friendship in the lives of individuals with special needs and those facing isolation while providing an opportunity to become a contributing member of the community. Through our programming, Friendship Circle aims to promote an inclusive community that values all individual…
07.12.2018 · 0 comments · From gary_jesch
centerforautism.com — The Center for Autism and Related Disorders provides ABA therapy programs for the treatment of autism and related disorders
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alternativebaseball.org — Alternative Baseball is a non-profit developmental baseball program for teens and adults with autism and special needs. The program is a true baseball experience, where games are played using professional league rules. The program was founded in 2016 by Taylor Duncan, a young baseball player/coach o…
27.11.2018 · 0 comments · From gary_jesch
autismspeaks.org — Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into …
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bestpracticeautism.blogspot.com — Designed to be a practical and useful resource, bestpracticeautism.com offers essential information for psychologists, teachers, counselors, advocates and attorneys, special education professionals, and parents.
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Heightened sensory perception in toddlers with autism predicts sleep problems at around age 7, according to a new study1. The findings suggest that sensory sensitivities interfere with sleep in children with autism. They also hint that adjusting for these sensitivities — by minimizing background lig…
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Many individuals with autism have hearing problems. In fact, Leo Kanner included this trait in his original description of autism. The type and severity of these problems vary: Some autistic people are hypersensitive to sound, such that a doorbell can trigger intense fear or panic; others have diffi…
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