Browse Feed Entries By Period: May 2023
Changes to the DSM-5’s diagnostic criteria for autism were meant to add clarity, but instead they generated new questions. SourceSource: Spectrum News
01.06.2023 · From Spectrum News
Project Gameface is a promising new project by Google that is designed to make gaming more accessible in the future. Inspired by Lance Carr, a quadriplegic video game streamer, Project Gameface is a hands free gaming mouse that enables people to control their computer cursor with their head movem…
01.06.2023 · From Assistive Technology Blog
This month’s issue of Going on Trial takes a sneak peek at some early null results from a small trial of a cannabidiol-based drug for autism, among other recent drug developments. SourceSource: Spectrum News
31.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
A careful clinician who prizes evidence, Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele is happy to embrace trial failures, as long as he learns from them. SourceSource: Spectrum News
31.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
A potential threat to the integrity of data collected online and an analysis of the structure and function of dopamine receptors caught researchers’ attention on social media this week. SourceSource: Spectrum News
29.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
Here is a roundup of news and research for the week of 22 May. SourceSource: Spectrum News
27.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
Autistic people tend to drop out of Medicaid once they reach adulthood in states that don’t waive the income restrictions on enrollment. SourceSource: Spectrum News
27.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
The drug clemastine and other compounds that fortify the protective sheath around neurons may prove therapeutic for some genetic neurodevelopmental conditions. SourceSource: Spectrum News
26.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
by James T. Ellis, Ph.D., BCBA-D and Christine Almeida, Ms.Ed., Ed.S., BCBA Since first publishing Socially Savvy, there has been so much progress in the way that we approach, assess, and support students with learning differences. Because we are not only the writers of Socially Savvy, but also u…
26.05.2023 · From Different Roads to Learning
The paper marks the second retraction for one of the co-authors. SourceSource: Spectrum News
25.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
These scores — composite measures of a person’s autism-linked common genetic variants — cannot predict an autism diagnosis but could help researchers better understand the condition’s underlying biology. SourceSource: Spectrum News
24.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
The papers were flagged by a method that has now been called into question. SourceSource: Spectrum News
23.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
This week on social media, scientists discussed a new tool to quantify motion in 3D and responded to the announcement of the launch of Imaging Neuroscience. SourceSource: Spectrum News
22.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
Here is a roundup of news and research for the week of 15 May. SourceSource: Spectrum News
20.05.2023 · From Spectrum News
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