News from March 24 2010.
Update based on Google News Alert
(writer does not assume responsibility for accuracy; this is simply what is in the media today)
Mom: How Asperger's changed my family
Shonda Schilling, the wife of retired Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, shares the painful and joyous story of her son Grant's struggle with Asperger's ...
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Aspergers Syndrome in Teenagers
Asperger syndrome in teenagers; As with autism the aspergers adolescent will like repetition; for example following the same routine daily, keeping everything the same, without alterations. These needs for sameness and routine can ...
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How People React When I Say I Have Asperger's. - GraphJam: Music ...
By Cheezburger Network
I find that a bit offensive, having Asperger's myself. It is, actually, a different way of thinking. Casa was right, though, about it being a lighter form of autism. It is actually a bit difficult to deal with having AND to try to find ...
GraphJam: Music and Pop Culture... - http://graphjam.com/
'Parenthood' – 'Wassup' Recap | All-TV-Downloads.com
Barton didn't return to the class and finished the year in homeschooling, and has since been diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger's syndrome, which may have caused his behavior. The school board initially suspended Portillo ...
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Asperger's Gets Prime-Time Attention « Studio 360 Blog
Last week on Studio 360, we explored how arts and creativity can teach us about autism. And last year, Kurt talked with Pulitzer Prize-winning music critic Tim Page whose Asperger's Syndrome wasn't diagnosed until he turned 40. ...
Studio 360 Blog - http://studio360.wordpress.com/
Will DSM5 Contain Or Worsen The 'Epidemic' Of Autism | Sistema Limbico
By Felix Larocca
DSM5 proposes another radical reorganization in how autism is defined. Instead of separating classic autism from Asperger's, there would be one unified 'autism spectrum' disorder with a single criteria set. The rationale is that there ...
Sistema Limbico - http://blogs.monografias.com/sistema-limbico-neurociencias/
New Autism, Aspergers Rapid ABC Test Advised for Kids at 9 Months ...
Autism and Aspergers Testing Now Faster with Rapid ABC. Previous autism evaluations took 2 to 4 hours and no blood test could determine if a child had the ...
Alternative treatments for Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADD and ADHD.
Alternative treatments for Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADD and ADHD. Considering treatments for these neurological conditions have not really changed ...
Casey Burgess has a B.Sc.in Psychology, an M.A. in Education (Curriculum and Instruction), and a Ph.D. in progress in Education (Cognition and Learning). She has 20 years experience with direct service, curriculum development, workshop facilitation, and supervisory experience supporting children who have Autism Spectrum Disorders, and their families. She currently frames her work using a developmental, relationship-based, self-regulation lens.