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education.missouri.edu — The Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders at the University of Missouri is a national leader in confronting the challenges of autism and other developmental conditions through its collaborative research, training and service programs. Several faculty from the College of Educati…
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disabilityinkidlit.com — — Reviews, articles, and more about the portrayal of disabilities in children's fiction Disability in Kidlit is dedicated to discussing the portrayal of disability in middle grade and young adult literature. We publish articles, reviews, interviews, and discussions examining this topic from various…
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integratedintervention.com — We offer individualized evaluations based on client needs and parent interview. We offer individual and group speech therapy sessions, pragmatic play groups, facilitated play dates, and parent coaching services. The San Francisco Bay Area's Premiere Pediatric Speech and Language Clinic. "We are exc…
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sparkforautism.org — You hold the power to shape the future of autism research. The mission of SPARK — an online research partnership involving 50,000 individuals with autism and their families — is simple. We want to speed up research and advance understanding of autism. Help us spark better futures for all in…
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faces4autism.org — Faces 4 Autism provides autism education and support including behavior therapy, sensory therapy, special education and more in New Jersey
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Children with autism and intellectual difficulties are more likely to be prescribed antipsychotic drugs than their typical peers, according to a large study based in the United Kingdom1. They are also prescribed antipsychotics such as risperidone at younger ages, and for longer periods of time. The …
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These are all books that you recommended. Let us know if there are others to add to future lists!Source: The Autism Site
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Many people, with and without autism, practice "stimming" to give themselves sensory stimulation.Source: The Autism Site
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  Five years ago, a new diagnostic category, ‘social communication (pragmatic) disorder,’ made its debut in the DSM-5, the latest version of the “Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.” I was a skeptic: I argued, along with many others, that there simply was not enough evidence …
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