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2012-03-28 23:02:48

MedicAlert Giving Back to Autism Society on every Kid Smart Membership Turlock, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2012 The MedicAlert Foundation, the leader in emergency medical information and identification services, is planning the launch of a special campaign aimed at raising awareness about the special needs and challenges facing individuals with autism and their families to coincide with the annual National Autism Awareness Month. During the month of April, the Foundation will donate $5 to the...

2012-03-27 00:48:52

The Interactive Autism Network reports 63 percent of children with autism have been bullied Today, the Interactive Autism Network (IAN), http://www.ianproject.org, the nation's largest online autism research initiative and a project of the Kennedy Krieger Institute, reports preliminary results of the first national survey to examine the impact of bullying on children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The results show that 63 percent of children with ASD have been bullied at some point...

2012-03-23 23:02:31

The Educator Teaching Series eBook on “Being a Responsive Teacher in the Inclusive Classroom: Addressing Children With Special Education Needs” is designed for teachers who are new to inclusive settings and concerned with the needs, especially special education needs, of children with disabilities learning alongside typically developing peers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 Special Learning, Inc., a comprehensive Autism solutions company, today announced the release of its...

2012-03-22 21:21:33

People with autism have a greater than normal capacity for processing information even from rapid presentations and are better able to detect information defined as ℠critical´, according to a study published today in the ℠Journal of Abnormal Psychology´. The research, funded by the Wellcome Trust and the Economic and Social Research Council, may help to explain the apparently higher than average prevalence of people with autism spectrum disorders in the IT industry....

2012-03-16 23:01:13

Special Learning, Inc. launches their newest ebook designed to cater to those seeking information on how to deal with adolescence in individuals with Autism. This eBook covers topics on strategies and tips to help individuals with Autism thrive while facing new experiences in adolescence, dealing with puberty and sexuality, managing social acceptance and bullying. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 Special Learning, Inc., an online comprehensive Autism solutions company, today announced the...

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