Latest Pervasive developmental disorders Stories
Many children with intellectual disability or lower functioning autism spectrum disorders, particularly those in low and middle income countries, do not receive psychosocial treatment interventions for their condition.
Scientists have discovered a possible link between the symptoms of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and changes occurring in the gut bacteria of mice, according to new research appearing in Thursday’s edition of the journal Cell.
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Cumberland Academy of Georgia, an Atlanta school for learning disabilities, received a grant designated for special needs education.
A newly-launched “Lost in Public” video, produced by the Autism Research Group, demonstrates how to use rules, role playing, and praise to teach children what to do if they get lost.
The Expanding Language App provides a means for individuals with speech and language deficits to communicate and build functional language skills using a simple icon-based platform for the iPhone
The ability to differentiate your own body from others is a fundamental skill, critical for humans' ability to interact with their environments and the people in them.
The first physical evidence that the brains of children with a nonverbal learning disability may develop differently than the brains of other children has been discovered using brain imaging.