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2011-12-12 20:20:00

New Sections Provide Information on Addressing Safety in the Home and the Community, as well as Addressing Sexual Abuse New York, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Autism Speaks, the worldâs largest autism science and advocacy organization, today introduced 11 new sections to its popular Autism Safety Project on the Autism Speaks website. Safety is a concern for all parents, but given the challenges of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), safety is even more critical....

2011-12-02 12:00:00

Special Learning, Inc. launches their newest product, the Autism Educator Teaching Series, a set of downloadable eBook for educators, parents, practitioners and other individuals involved in the care and education of children with Autism or other developmental disabilities. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Special Learning, Inc., an online comprehensive Autism solutions company, today announced the launch of their newest product, the Autism Educator Teaching Series, a set of...

2011-11-25 09:00:00

Step By Step Academy, Inc. (SBSA), Special Learningâs partner, has been awarded the 2011 Nonprofit IT Creativity Award for Training & Education by Groundwork Group. Chicaco, IL (PRWEB) November 25, 2011 Special Learning, Inc., an online autism solutions company that provides educational materials and services to individuals concerned with Autism, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and other special learning needs, extends its congratulations to Step By Step Academy, Inc...

2011-11-20 11:00:00

THE ELIJA School Offers Five Tips for Holiday Traveling to Parents of Children with Autism - A list of five tips for creating a memorable holiday experience for children with Autism (PRWEB) November 20, 2011 â˜Tis almost the season! The time for holidays, traveling, family get-togethers and gift giving is right around the corner. Though the holidays are a hectic time for everyone, they are especially stressful for family and friends of children with Autism. The...

2011-11-07 06:42:04

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It is time to learn a whole new way to approach autism. As research reveals, the brain structure of autistic individuals reveals qualities and abilities that may exceed those of people who do not have the condition. "Recent data and my own personal experience suggest it´s time to start thinking of autism as an advantage in some spheres, not a cross to bear," Laurent Mottron, MD, PhD, professor at the University of Montreal's Department of Psychiatry and the...

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