Autistic third-grader blossoms in classroom TODAY’s Natalie Morales revisits 8-year-old Keiran, who is thriving in a mainstream classroom despite being diagnosed with autism. Click to view video
Children with autism often have difficulty with the change of routine, noise and commotion of vacations. A toddler, child or teen with autism often craves routine. But parents of kids on the autism spectrum often want a change of routine and enjoy a spontaneous vacation. This video helps parents with autistic kids learn how to […]
A new report in the British Medical Journal has alleged that the first study to link a childhood vaccine to autism was based on doctored information about the children involved. Dr. Andrew Wakefield, author of the study, denies the allegations. New Report Discredits Link Between Child… by NewsLook
Many of our language, social and play skills are learned naturally by imitating others. But for children with autism who have difficulty with imitation, this crucial skill has to be taught. Click to view video
Mirror neurons, the cells in the brain that fire when watching others do actions, might be deficient in people with autism. Perhaps, drugs like ecstasy that enhance empathy, could be used to treat this deficiency. Click to view video
Autism Tip: Your child may begin to learn many skills in a structured environment, however its crucial that we teach him to generalize those skills in everyday life. Click to view video
Undercover Care: The Abuse Exposed Part 1 0f 4 Undercover Care: The Abuse Exposed Part 2 of 4 Undercover Care: The Abuse Exposed Part 3 of 4 Undercover Care: The Abuse Exposed Part 4 of 4 Police in Bristol have arrested four people after secret filming by BBC Panorama found a pattern of serious abuse at a […]
Autism and Digestive Distress Why a gluten-free diet is essential for people with autism.
Autism Screening: Simple Checklist Could Help Detect Autism Spectrum Disorders in 1-Year-Old Children. click here. other vids. on the same page. A baby is seen sleeping in his crib under a mobile
The Talk – Amazing Teens with Autism, Carly Fleischmann’s Story click here Teen Carly Fleischman shares her remarkable story that captured the world’s attention when, after never speaking a word, she found her “voice” through the keypad of her computer.