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Latest Pervasive developmental disorders Stories

2013-10-30 14:16:35

Lorenzo Miodus-Santini an 11-year-old sixth-grader from Princeton, who was classified as autistic at only 13 months old, was never a big talker.

2013-10-21 23:29:28

Dr. Pinney noted that what makes NOXO’s Autism Balm™ unique is that it "is a simple, but powerful way to ‘tone down’ their overwhelming perceptions.

Video Learning Helps Autism Kids Learn Social Skills
2013-10-17 13:32:24

Researchers have developed a video-based teaching technique that could help improve important social skills in teens who have autism.

2013-10-17 11:09:05

The number of newly diagnosed cases of autism has leveled off in the UK after a five-fold surge during the 1990s.

2013-10-03 23:23:55

Deletions may be linked to miswiring of brain neurons. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Using powerful genetic sequencing technology, a team of

2013-10-01 15:21:44

Total sleep duration is shorter and punctuated by more frequent waking at night, the research shows.

2013-09-24 23:01:21

To be held this Saturday, September 28, 2013, from 11am-2pm at 225 E.

2013-09-19 23:35:16

New teaching kits are designed to teach individuals with Autism, Down syndrome, and other developmental disabilities appropriate social skills to function more successfully in society.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.