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2013-11-11 23:04:08

STAR Center Foundation celebrates Veterans Day through a fundraising campaign that will provide financial support for children of military families seeking therapy at STAR Center. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center, the premier treatment center for children with sensory challenges, is starting a fundraising campaign for special needs children of military parents. All proceeds raised through this campaign with Indiegogo.com will go...

2013-11-07 23:33:37

From early intervention to sensory issues and skill development, Temple Grandin brings her passionate perspective and expertise to Autism Spectrum Radio November 12. (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 As part of Autism Spectrum Radio's commitment to bring great information and a variety of perspectives to the autism community, Temple Grandin, doctor of animal science and professor at Colorado State University, will join host Rob Haupt on November 12, 2013 for a discussion about autism and her...

2013-11-07 23:31:36

Unique virtual services program offers convenient access to quality consultation and treatment provided by experts in the field of Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy to families who need it the most. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Special Learning Inc., the leading global provider of mobile technology applications and educational resources for the special needs community, announced today the launch of its newest service, the SL Virtual Consultation Assessment and...

2013-11-07 23:28:34

America's Special Kidz (A.S.K.) is the only non-profit in the nation that serves families with children who have a wide range of serious medical conditions, special needs and disabilities like autism spectrum disorders, Down syndrome, congenital heart disease, pediatric cancers, epilepsy, cerebral palsy, sensory processing disorder, rare chromosome disorders and multiple disabilities. To continue this critical mission, A.S.K. is seeking sponsors within the pharmaceutical, medical,...

2013-11-06 23:29:51

If your child is clumsy, picky, oversensitive, and fidgety, he may have Sensory Processing Disorder, a common but frequently misdiagnosed problem, in which the central nervous system misinterprets messages from the senses. Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities, the Westport-based not-for-profit organization, is pleased to announce a 1/2-day workshop for parents and teachers with Carol Kranowitz, the renowned expert on sensory processing disorders on Friday, November 15 at the Hyatt Regency...

2013-11-01 23:21:08

Addressing the Nutrient Deficiencies Associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc. (OTCQB: TRGM), today announced preliminary findings from an investigator initiated clinical observation of amino acid based medical foods to address specific nutrient deficiencies in children with autism spectrum disease (ASD) symptoms. 26 children ages seven to sixteen were treated for a time period ranging between 30 days and 1 year, who...

2013-10-30 23:34:17

Camino Cinema announces the release of BE SAFE The Movie, a unique educational DVD that shows what to do and say in everyday situations with law enforcement professionals. Made by and for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability and similar conditions, BE SAFE uses video modeling to teach key skills for interacting with the police, such as following instructions and respecting boundaries. Santa Clarita, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 More and more news stories highlight...

2013-10-25 23:22:09

The provider of solutions-based products for the Autism and special needs community is giving away its popular social story app designed for teaching social skills to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental disabilities. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Special Learning Inc., the leading global provider of special technology applications and educational resources for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), announced today a special offer on its...

2013-10-23 23:05:00

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation celebrates National Sensory Awareness Month by rolling out a new membership program. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 October is National Sensory Awareness month and the Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation announces a new membership program which supports funding for research for sensory processing disorder (SPD), a disorder that affects over 4 million Americans. The membership program is open to both professionals and families or...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'