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Polícia indicia mulheres que agrediram criança autista em clínica terapêutica de Castanhal | Pará | G1

Polícia indicia mulheres que agrediram criança autista em clínica terapêutica de Castanhal | Pará | G1: Criança aparece, em vídeo, sendo agredida e ameaçada pela dona da clínica e pela filha, que é terapeuta ocupacional.

Autism at Work scheme aims to boost employment

Autism at Work scheme aims to boost employment: In Ireland, 80% of people on the autism spectrum are unemployed, and it can be very difficult for them to find employers who can accommodate their special needs.

Boy with autism becomes junior fire chief

Boy with autism becomes junior fire chief: PLYMOUTH, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) -- A fire chief in Luzerne County and a little boy who has autism share a special bond that's sure to melt your heart.

Social and Emotional Learning in Science Class | Edutopia

Social and Emotional Learning in Science Class | Edutopia: The engineering design process offers a chance for students to develop skills like collaboration and cooperation.

Four Research-Based Strategies To Ignite Intrinsic Motivation In Students | MindShift | KQED News

Four Research-Based Strategies To Ignite Intrinsic Motivation In Students | MindShift | KQED News: Four elements help students develop intrinsic motivation for learning: choice, challenge, autonomy and collaboration.

Estudo aponta risco de AVC para quem come alimentos ultraprocessados - 30/05/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Estudo aponta risco de AVC para quem come alimentos ultraprocessados - 30/05/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Um estudo do Inserm (Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale), publicado nesta quinta-feira (30), alerta para o aumento do risco de AVC (acidentes vasculares cerebrais) ou mesmo de infarto em pessoas que consomem alimentos chamados de

Cebola mágica!

Marcio Atalla Cebola mágica! - Marcio Atalla: Cascas de cebola curam feridas e doenças, afirma pesquisa americana

More evidence that autism is linked to gut bacteria - Autism-spectrum disorder

More evidence that autism is linked to gut bacteria - Autism-spectrum disorder: PARADIGM SHIFT is an overused term. Properly, it refers to a radical change of perspective on a topic, such as the move from the physics of Newton to the physics of Einstein, or the introduction of plate tectonics into geology. Such things are rare.

Autism symptoms replicated in mice after faecal transplants | Society | The Guardian

Autism symptoms replicated in mice after faecal transplants | Society | The Guardian: Study aims to discover whether gut microbes play a part in development of the condition

‘I will feel actual rage.’ Unusual responses to kind touches could help explain autism traits | Science | AAAS

‘I will feel actual rage.’ Unusual responses to kind touches could help explain autism traits | Science | AAAS: Touch that conveys social and emotional information may reveal how autism begins

UW, collaborating institutions awarded $9.5 million for detecting autism earlier in childhood | UW News

HBO, Netflix Sensation 'Asperger’s Are Us' Here Tonight

HBO, Netflix Sensation 'Asperger’s Are Us' Here Tonight: They are composed of performers with Asperger's Syndrome. The release for tonight's show says they want you to laugh at their work, not their condition. They are stars of an HBO docu-series, and on Netflix with their documentary. Asperger's Are Us world tour will stop in Kalamazoo tonight.

James Richman: How this Latvian-Born Billionaire Uses His Asperger’s to Navigate through the Finance World | NextRankers

James Richman: How this Latvian-Born Billionaire Uses His Asperger’s to Navigate through the Finance World | NextRankers: Serbian-American inventor Nikola Tesla, scientist Albert Einstein, writer Mark Twain, business magnates Henry Ford and Bill Gates, music composer Mozart, former US President Abraham Lincoln, physicist Sir Isaac Newton, naturalist Charles Darwin, poet Emily Dickinson, and entrepreneur Peter Thiel all have a common denominator. They all are famous and accomplished individuals known to have been […]

Mãe escreve frases nos lápis de cor da filha para incentivá-la na escola: 'Você é incrível' | Sorocaba e Jundiaí | G1

Mãe escreve frases nos lápis de cor da filha para incentivá-la na escola: 'Você é incrível' | Sorocaba e Jundiaí | G1: Alessandra Teixeira, de Jundiaí, conta que a ideia veio de um post no Facebook e tem ajudado a motivar a pequena Naná, de 8 anos, que se sentiu amada com a atitude da mãe.

'America's Got Talent' hits golden buzzer in Season 14 premiere

'America's Got Talent' hits golden buzzer in Season 14 premiere: Spoiler alert: A blind singer with autism won over 'America's Got Talent' judges and audience in Tuesday's season premiere, earning a golden buzzer.

Using Rubik’s Cubes to Teach Math in High School | Edutopia

Using Rubik’s Cubes to Teach Math in High School | Edutopia: A high school math teacher designed hands-on learning experiences and fostered deep engagement with Rubik’s Cubes.

Da busca por cura do câncer à luta contra o plástico: como os cogumelos podem mudar o mundo - BBC News Brasil

Da busca por cura do câncer à luta contra o plástico: como os cogumelos podem mudar o mundo - BBC News Brasil: Normalmente associados à decomposição e negligenciados, os fungos podem ajudar a humanidade a lidar com alguns de seus maiores problemas: do combate ao câncer à decomposição de plásticos, passando pela criação de novos materiais de construção.

Cientistas ligam alimentos ultraprocessados a mortes prematuras; saiba quais são eles - BBC News Brasil

Cientistas ligam alimentos ultraprocessados a mortes prematuras; saiba quais são eles - BBC News Brasil: Comemos cada vez mais alimentos ultraprocessados - mas que qual é o impacto disso em nossa saúde?

"Essa vai dar trabalho": brincar com a sexualidade da criança não tem graça - 30/05/2019 - UOL Universa

"Essa vai dar trabalho": brincar com a sexualidade da criança não tem graça - 30/05/2019 - UOL Universa: Muitos adultos, geralmente para elogiar os filhos alheios, lançam frases como "Essa(e) vai dar trabalho, hein?!". A frase pode se referir a várias situações: quando a criança está bem arrumada/bonita, dançando, brincando com alguém do sexo oposto, é va

Por que professor se aposenta antes? Entenda razões e o que muda na reforma - 30/05/2019 - UOL Economia

Por que professor se aposenta antes? Entenda razões e o que muda na reforma - 30/05/2019 - UOL Economia: A reforma da Previdência proposta pelo governo endurece as regras para que professores se aposentem. Se for aprovada, eles ainda continuam podendo se aposentar antes do que os dema

É #FAKE que escola para autistas em São Gonçalo não tem alunos por falta de procura e divulgação | Fato ou Fake | G1

É #FAKE que escola para autistas em São Gonçalo não tem alunos por falta de procura e divulgação | Fato ou Fake | G1: Centro de Referência Municipal em Autismo foi inaugurado recentemente, no dia 12 de maio, e 200 crianças já se inscreveram para o sorteio que garante uma vaga na unidade.

MMS: os perigos da substância à base de cloro que promete curar autismo | VEJA.com

MMS: os perigos da substância à base de cloro que promete curar autismo | VEJA.com: Feita de dióxido de cloro, alvejante usado no branqueamento de tecidos e no tratamento de água, o composto está sendo usado por famílias e pode matar

Audiência pública discute projeto de lei que regulamenta uso de maconha para fins medicinais em Goiás | Goiás | G1

Audiência pública discute projeto de lei que regulamenta uso de maconha para fins medicinais em Goiás | Goiás | G1: Associações e pais de crianças e adultos com vários tipos de doença salientam a melhora de vida por conta do uso de medicamentos à base da cannabis. O texto, de autoria do deputado Diego Sorgatto (PSDB), foi protocolado novamente após ser vetado pelo governo.

Artificial Intelligence detects new class of mutations behind autism spectrum disorder | Health Tips and News

Artificial Intelligence detects new class of mutations behind autism spectrum disorder | Health Tips and News: However, even this enormous amount of genetic information makes up only slightly more than one per cent of the 3.2 billion chemical pairs in the human genome.

Boy with autism joins school basketball team, makes shot he'll never forget | Lifestyle from CTV News

Boy with autism joins school basketball team, makes shot he'll never forget | Lifestyle from CTV News: A 10-year-old Ottawa boy with autism was given a moment in the spotlight he’ll remember for the rest of his life after joining his school’s basketball team.

Amazon removes books promoting dangerous bleach 'cures' for autism and other conditions

Amazon removes books promoting dangerous bleach 'cures' for autism and other conditions: Amazon has removed more than a dozen books that unscientifically claim a homemade bleach, chlorine dioxide, can cure conditions ranging from malaria to childhood autism.

Autistic children may improve simply by participating in research | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Autistic children may improve simply by participating in research | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Autistic infants who are enrolled in long-term studies may go on to have milder autism traits and better life skills than other children with the condition.

Amazon Removes More Books Peddling Autism 'Cures' - Disability Scoop

Amazon Removes More Books Peddling Autism 'Cures' - Disability Scoop: For the second time this year, online retail giant Amazon says it has pulled multiple books from its site that claim to offer cures for autism and other conditions.

A teenage clerk patiently helped when a girl with autism had a sensory overload in a shoe store - CNN

A teenage clerk patiently helped when a girl with autism had a sensory overload in a shoe store - CNN: Right there, on the floor of the shoe store, the teenage clerk sat down and just talked to the girl with autism.

How 'social touch' shapes autism traits | Spectrum | Autism Research News

How 'social touch' shapes autism traits | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Autistic people have unusual responses to 'affective touch,' which conveys social and emotional information. Their responses may reveal how autism begins.

Lillian's Cafe, kosher, trains workers with autism

Lillian's Cafe, kosher, trains workers with autism: Lillian's Cafe holds its grand opening at 10 a.m. on May 30. It addresses the job training needs of autistic young adults.

It 'no longer exists': Why Asperger's is now diagnosed as autism | Genetic Literacy Project

It 'no longer exists': Why Asperger's is now diagnosed as autism | Genetic Literacy Project: The APA reports that “autism is the most severe developmental disability. Appearing within the first three years of life, autism involves impairments in

Hull teen with Asperger's left 'worthless' after 100 job rejections bags first ever role - Hull Live

Anniston man with Asperger's featured on 'The Employables' | WBMA

Anniston man with Asperger's featured on 'The Employables' | WBMA: An Anniston man is making his debut on television screens across the country. Nathan Young is appearing on a show called "The Employables. " The show is a docu-series following people with disabilities like Autism or Tourette Syndrome who are looking for work. Finding a job wasn't an easy task for Nathan. "I would fill out thousands of applications and never get a call back," Nathan said. "Every once in awhile I might get a call back, but the interview process never goes well.

O que é a geração alfa, a 1ª a ser 100% digital - BBC News Brasil

O que é a geração alfa, a 1ª a ser 100% digital - BBC News Brasil: As crianças nascidas a partir de 2010 formam uma nova geração para quem o mundo analógico é um passado distante e a tecnologia é uma extensão de sua forma de conhecer o mundo.

O menino de 4 anos que resolve cubos mágicos de olhos fechados - BBC News Brasil

O menino de 4 anos que resolve cubos mágicos de olhos fechados - BBC News Brasil: Indiano entrou para um livro de recordes de seu país ao completar cubo 2x2 em menos de 30 segundos.

Investir em educação 'fecha' prisões, diz especialista francesa - BBC News Brasil

Investir em educação 'fecha' prisões, diz especialista francesa - BBC News Brasil: Clara Grisot, cofundadora da associação francesa Prison Insider, diz que Brasil coloca cada vez mais pessoas nas prisões e que penas mais severas não reduzem a possibilidade de outros crimes serem cometidos; para ela, a sociedade tem uma real falta de empatia em relação às pessoas encarceradas.

Autism may disrupt the body’s circadian clock | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Autism may disrupt the body’s circadian clock | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Sleep problems in autism may stem from the same biological changes that underlie the core features of the condition.

Sleep struggles in autistic people may have genetic basis | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Sleep struggles in autistic people may have genetic basis | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Autistic children may be more likely than their unaffected siblings to carry mutations in genes linked to sleep.

Easy Ways to Bring Assistive Technology Into Your Classroom | Edutopia

Easy Ways to Bring Assistive Technology Into Your Classroom | Edutopia: Free or low-cost tools can help all students—with and without learning differences—better access course content.

Como o trigo 'domesticou' a humanidade – e vice-versa - BBC News Brasil

Como o trigo 'domesticou' a humanidade – e vice-versa - BBC News Brasil: Para muitos pesquisadores, o ser humano se tornou sedentário por causa do trigo; segundo historiadores, à medida que o homem dedicava mais esforços ao cultivo de cereais, havia menos tempo para coletar e caçar espécies silvestres.

A luta de jornalista para denunciar venda de MMS, a falsa cura do autismo - Cidades - Gazeta Online

A luta de jornalista para denunciar venda de MMS, a falsa cura do autismo - Cidades - Gazeta Online: Andréa Werner é ativista dos direitos da pessoa com deficiência e tem páginas das redes sociais para falar sobre autismo

Justiça determina fechamento de clínica terapêutica em Castanhal onde criança autista foi agredida | Pará | G1

Justiça determina fechamento de clínica terapêutica em Castanhal onde criança autista foi agredida | Pará | G1: Segundo a decisão, o local deverá pagar uma multa diária de R$ 2 mil em caso de descumprimento. A decisão acatou um pedido do Ministério Público.

MMS: a perigosa solução que promete a cura de doenças | Portal Drauzio Varella

MMS: a perigosa solução que promete a cura de doenças | Portal Drauzio Varella: Vendedores divulgam o MMS com a promessa de curar doenças como autismo, malária e câncer. Apesar de proibida, venda é feita com facilidade pela internet.

Assisting those with autism | | standard-journal.com

Assisting those with autism | | standard-journal.com: TURBOTVILLE — Inspired by her own son, and a love of the arts and education, a 1996 graduate of the Warrior Run High School co-founded a theater company which focuses

9 Strengths of Dyslexia - Nessy US

9 Strengths of Dyslexia - Nessy US: Most information about dyslexia focuses on what's bad about it. But there are advantages too. Here are 9 things people with dyslexia are great at.

New causes of autism found in 'junk' DNA: Neurodevelopmental condition can result from mutations in the noncoding regions of the human genome, research shows -- ScienceDaily

New causes of autism found in 'junk' DNA: Neurodevelopmental condition can result from mutations in the noncoding regions of the human genome, research shows -- ScienceDaily: Leveraging artificial intelligence techniques, researchers have demonstrated that mutations in so-called 'junk' DNA can cause autism. The study is the first to functionally link such mutations to the neurodevelopmental condition and the first clear demonstration of non-inherited, noncoding mutations causing any complex human disease or disorder.

Targeting key gene could help lead to Down syndrome treatment: Team uses stem cell-based disease models to pinpoint gene linked to impaired memory in Down syndrome -- ScienceDaily

Targeting key gene could help lead to Down syndrome treatment: Team uses stem cell-based disease models to pinpoint gene linked to impaired memory in Down syndrome -- ScienceDaily: Targeting a key gene before birth could someday help lead to a treatment for Down syndrome by reversing abnormal embryonic brain development and improving cognitive function after birth, according to a new study.

Do you hear what I hear? Infants with autism risk may be less able to distinguish between familiar and unfamiliar speech patterns, study suggests -- ScienceDaily

Do you hear what I hear? Infants with autism risk may be less able to distinguish between familiar and unfamiliar speech patterns, study suggests -- ScienceDaily: A new study found that infants at high risk for autism were less attuned to differences in speech patterns than low-risk infants. The findings suggest that interventions to improve language skills should begin during infancy for those at high risk for autism.

How to enhance or suppress memories: Stimulating different parts of the brain can dial up or down a specific memory's emotional oomph, study shows -- ScienceDaily

How to enhance or suppress memories: Stimulating different parts of the brain can dial up or down a specific memory's emotional oomph, study shows -- ScienceDaily: New research shows memories are pliable if you know which regions of the brain's hippocampus to stimulate -- a finding that could someday enable personalized treatment for people with PTSD, depression and anxiety.

Infants later diagnosed with autism seldom initiate joint attention -- ScienceDaily

Infants later diagnosed with autism seldom initiate joint attention -- ScienceDaily: A new study shows that infants who are later diagnosed with autism react adequately when others initiate joint attention, but seldom actively seek to establish such episodes themselves. This finding provides support for the view that children with autism have reduced social motivation already as infants.

Children of both young and old parents share risk for certain neurodevelopment disorders -- ScienceDaily

Children of both young and old parents share risk for certain neurodevelopment disorders -- ScienceDaily: Results of a new study reports that parental age is linked to the risk for the development of neuropsychiatric disorders in children, including autism spectrum disorder (ASD); attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); and Tourette's disorder/chronic tic disorder (TD/CT).

Scientists succeed in testing potential brain-based method to diagnose autism -- ScienceDaily

Scientists succeed in testing potential brain-based method to diagnose autism -- ScienceDaily: Scientists have taken the first step in developing an objective, brain-based test to diagnose autism.

New causes of autism found in 'junk' DNA: Neurodevelopmental condition can result from mutations in the noncoding regions of the human genome, research shows -- ScienceDaily

New causes of autism found in 'junk' DNA: Neurodevelopmental condition can result from mutations in the noncoding regions of the human genome, research shows -- ScienceDaily: Leveraging artificial intelligence techniques, researchers have demonstrated that mutations in so-called 'junk' DNA can cause autism. The study is the first to functionally link such mutations to the neurodevelopmental condition and the first clear demonstration of non-inherited, noncoding mutations causing any complex human disease or disorder.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis Reliable in Toddlers as Young as 14 Months - Psychiatry Advisor

Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis Reliable in Toddlers as Young as 14 Months - Psychiatry Advisor: Researchers found that a toddler diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder is unlikely to test within typical levels at age 3 years.

6 Celebrities Who Have Spoken Openly About Autism | Marie Claire Australia

6 Celebrities Who Have Spoken Openly About Autism | Marie Claire Australia: Autism doesn't discriminate, and while the developmental disorder affects people differently it impacts the lives of people everywhere. Autism has no boundaries, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that some of the world's most famous people are affected too, and many have chosen to speak out to end the stigma associated. Celebrities like Sylvester Stallone, Tommy Hilfiger and Nikki Reed are speaking out in the hopes to raise awareness for the condition.

Mum called police on son after victim Jordan Harper with Asperger's attacked | Evening Times

Mum called police on son after victim Jordan Harper with Asperger's attacked | Evening Times: A MOTHER called police on her 13-year-old son after a stranger was attacked in a horrific case of mistaken identity.

The Impact of Trauma on Children With Autism

The Impact of Trauma on Children With Autism: Dave Angel discusses how trauma including bullying affects children on the autism spectrum.

James Richman - The Secretive Billionaire Helping People Grow Their Generational Wealth - OneWorldHerald.com

James Richman - The Secretive Billionaire Helping People Grow Their Generational Wealth - OneWorldHerald.com: Wealth and fame usually come together. In a world where money usually matters, most people usually have corresponding value. Gone are the days when your wealth is one’s sole ticket to fame. With the mainstream media, not to mention, social media and other online streaming platforms, it seems like anyone...

A escola deveria acolher (e entender) a rebeldia dos alunos - Blog Em Desconstrução - UOL

A escola deveria acolher (e entender) a rebeldia dos alunos - Blog Em Desconstrução - UOL: Olhares e provocações sobre a vida cotidiana: família, trabalho, amizade, educação, cultura – e o que vier pela frente

Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos - Comportamento - Campo Grande News

Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos - Comportamento - Campo Grande News: Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos . Veja notícias de Comportamento em Campo Grande e Mato Grosso do Sul.

Autismo: 8 fatos sobre o MMS, a falsa promessa de cura do autismo | Bebe.com.br

Autismo: 8 fatos sobre o MMS, a falsa promessa de cura do autismo | Bebe.com.br: O composto é corrosivo e pode colocar a vida de crianças em risco. Entenda mais sobre ele e fuja de armadilhas.

MMS: O produto químico corrosivo vendido como cura para autismo | Metro Jornal

MMS: O produto químico corrosivo vendido como cura para autismo | Metro Jornal: O MMS (sigla para “solução mineral milagrosa”), uma solução de dióxido de cloro vendida como cura para o autismo, pode oferecer diversos riscos à saúde.

Autismo: conheça a ABA, uma base científica para trabalhar com autistas

Autismo: conheça a ABA, uma base científica para trabalhar com autistas: Os procedimentos baseados na Análise do Comportamento Aplicada (ABA, na sigla em inglês) ajudam a ampliar a capacidade de comunicação de pessoas com Transtorno do Espectro Autista, ajudando-as a se relacionar melhor com a sociedade e com o ambiente

Ministério Público investiga denúncia de estupro contra criança autista dentro de abrigo em Bauru | Bauru e Marília | G1

Ministério Público investiga denúncia de estupro contra criança autista dentro de abrigo em Bauru | Bauru e Marília | G1: Segundo a avó do menino de 8 anos, neto teria relatado o abuso cometido por outro interno, de 16 anos. Denúncia corre em segredo de Justiça; prefeitura e Conselho Tutelar dizem que acompanham o caso.

Artists come out for annual Orange Street ArtsFest - WWAY TV

Artists come out for annual Orange Street ArtsFest - WWAY TV: The Thalian Association Community Theatre kicked off Memorial Day weekend with the 24th Annual Orange Street ArtsFest. The festival saw over 80 artists gather throughout the historic USO building and onto Orange Street. Visitors were able enjoy the sculptures, clothing, pottery, jewelry, and drawings all created by local artists.

Autism Aviators, a program to help make travel more accessible, takes off | Globalnews.ca

Autism Aviators, a program to help make travel more accessible, takes off | Globalnews.ca: On Sunday, a mock travel day at Halifax Stanfield Airport sought to give those on the autism spectrum the chance to experience the process of travelling through an airport.

Waleed Aly speaks about son’s autism diagnosis on The Project

Waleed Aly speaks about son’s autism diagnosis on The Project: Waleed Aly has opened up about his son’s autism diagnosis, describing the moment he and his wife found out as a relief.

Fourth-grader says his autism is a blessing - Story | WWOR

Fourth-grader says his autism is a blessing - Story | WWOR: Monica Guy talks to a fourth-grader who speaks to groups about living with autism, and visits a sensory room at Red Bull Arena.

Learning For Life Is Helping Kids With Autism Reach The... | 10 daily

Learning For Life Is Helping Kids With Autism Reach The... | 10 daily: Tom Gleisner and his wife Mary Muirhead are helping hundreds of Aussie kids like Luca

Medical News Today: Through my eyes: High functioning autism – Alvarado News

Vendida como cura milagrosa para autismo, 'MMS' gera alerta entre pais e governo - 26/05/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha

Iludidos por propaganda enganosa, pais dão substância parecida com água sanitária a filhos com autismo | Ciência e Saúde | G1

Iludidos por propaganda enganosa, pais dão substância parecida com água sanitária a filhos com autismo | Ciência e Saúde | G1: Solução chamada MMS, divulgada e vendida nas redes sociais, não é medicamento e pode causar intoxicação e danos no aparelho digestivo.

Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos - Comportamento - Campo Grande News

Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos - Comportamento - Campo Grande News: Diagnóstico de autismo demorou, mas mãe não desistiu de realizar sonhos . Veja notícias de Comportamento em Campo Grande e Mato Grosso do Sul.

"Me adapto ao mundo dele, e não faço ele se adaptar ao nosso", diz Lais Ribeiro - Vogue | celebridade

"Me adapto ao mundo dele, e não faço ele se adaptar ao nosso", diz Lais Ribeiro - Vogue | celebridade: A top contou sobre relação com filho diagnosticado há 5 anos com autismo

Audiência pública discutirá sobre o uso da maconha a favor da medicina » Panorama Farmacêutico

Audiência pública discutirá sobre o uso da maconha a favor da medicina » Panorama Farmacêutico: O deputado estadual Goura (PDT) promove, na próxima quarta-feira (29), a partir das 9 horas, na Assembleia Legislativa, audiência pública sobre “Cannabis Medicinal, Por que regulamentar?”, com o objetivo de debater o porquê – mesmo com os resultados promissores do seu uso como medicamento -, a burocracia, o preconceito e a falta de informação ainda …

Reluctant keepers of a brother with autism | Autism Support Network

Reluctant keepers of a brother with autism | Autism Support Network: Where does compassion for one's disabilities end and other siblings' rights to a safe and normal childhood begin?

Follansbee community raises funds for iPads to help children with autism | WTOV

Follansbee community raises funds for iPads to help children with autism | WTOV: The Follansbee community gathered today for Ryan’s Walk. Along with the race were different activities from bubbles and food, to a silent auction. All proceeds contributed towards helping children with autism. “100% of the proceeds goes towards our organization. We are a non-profit, so we provide iPads to local youth in the area,” said CEO of Hope and Healing for Autism Jason Lee Polgar.

Low receptivity to sounds maybe a sign of autism in babies

Low receptivity to sounds maybe a sign of autism in babies: Infants less receptive to different sounds might be at risk of developing autism.

Low receptivity to sounds maybe a sign of autism in babies

Low receptivity to sounds maybe a sign of autism in babies: Infants less receptive to different sounds might be at risk of developing autism.

Infants at High Risk for Autism Less Attuned to Speech Patterns

Infants at High Risk for Autism Less Attuned to Speech Patterns: Infants at high risk for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are less attuned to differences in speech patterns compared to low-risk infants, according to a new

Recommended Reading: Undercover moms battle autism 'cure' on Facebook

Recommended Reading: Undercover moms battle autism 'cure' on Facebook: Parents are poisoning their children with bleach to 'cure' autism. These moms are trying to stop it.
Brandy Zadrozny,
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Banda Timeout, formada por jovens autistas, faz show neste sábado | O que fazer no Distrito Federal | G1

Banda Timeout, formada por jovens autistas, faz show neste sábado | O que fazer no Distrito Federal | G1: Pessoas com diferenças neurológicas têm entrada gratuita. Apresentação ocorre no O'Rilley Pub, na Asa Sul.

Brasileira de 11 anos leva bronze em etapa da Liga Mundial de skate - 26/05/2019 - UOL Esporte

Brasileira de 11 anos leva bronze em etapa da Liga Mundial de skate - 26/05/2019 - UOL Esporte: A brasileira Rayssa Leal, de apenas 11 anos, surpreendeu ao levar a medalha de bronze em sua primeira competição internacional, a etapa de Londres da Liga Mundial de skate street (SLS).

Brazil protests: Bolsonaro dismisses students as ‘imbeciles’ after tens of thousands take to streets | The Independent

Brazil protests: Bolsonaro dismisses students as ‘imbeciles’ after tens of thousands take to streets | The Independent: Thousands of protesters gathered in 200 cities across Brazil on Wednesday, to demonstrate against Jair Bolsonaro’s controversial

Vendida como cura milagrosa para autismo, 'MMS' gera alerta entre pais e governo - 26/05/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha

Como a inteligência artificial que cultiva manjericão pode ajudar o clima - 26/05/2019 - UOL Notícias

Como a inteligência artificial que cultiva manjericão pode ajudar o clima - 26/05/2019 - UOL Notícias: Com as mudanças climáticas preocupando cada vez mais, plantar usando os recursos naturais de uma forma consciente é um dos novos objetivos da ciência. E dois pesquisadores de universidades norte-americanas podem ter conseguido esse feito com o manjeric

Dicas de um pai neurocientista para lidar com - e ajudar - os adolescentes - BBC News Brasil

Dicas de um pai neurocientista para lidar com - e ajudar - os adolescentes - BBC News Brasil: Fernando Louzada, da UFPR, explica por que cérebro adolescente é repleto de potenciais e vulnerabilidades e como ainda não é plenamente capaz de avaliação de risco e de conter a impulsividade.

Investir em educação para a primeira infância é melhor 'estratégia anticrime', diz Nobel de Economia - BBC News Brasil

Investir em educação para a primeira infância é melhor 'estratégia anticrime', diz Nobel de Economia - BBC News Brasil: Em 1962, nos Estados Unidos, teve início um programa pioneiro de educação infantil de alta qualidade que mudou a vida de seus participantes. Agora, uma nova pesquisa mostra que não só eles, mas também seus filhos colheram os frutos.

Alergias alimentares: por que a condição está ficando cada vez mais comum no mundo - BBC News Brasil

Alergias alimentares: por que a condição está ficando cada vez mais comum no mundo - BBC News Brasil: Acredita-se que o aumento das reações alérgicas a alimentos esteja relacionado a fatores ambientais e ao estilo de vida ocidental.

Como nosso cérebro atrapalha o combate às mudanças climáticas - BBC News Brasil

Como nosso cérebro atrapalha o combate às mudanças climáticas - BBC News Brasil: O que garantiu a sobrevivência de nossa espécie agora dificulta a solução de desafios de longo prazo que ameaçam nossa existência. Mas isso também pode nos ajudar.

Hollywood in History Class: Using Inaccurate Films as a Teaching Tool | Edutopia

Hollywood in History Class: Using Inaccurate Films as a Teaching Tool | Edutopia: Hollywood can portray historical events with mistakes or omissions, but critical analysis turns these moments into teaching tools.

Children with autism receive free haircuts

Children with autism receive free haircuts: Children with autism receive free haircuts

Learning by Teaching: 6 Steps for Preparing High School Students to Teach Lessons | Edutopia

Learning by Teaching: 6 Steps for Preparing High School Students to Teach Lessons | Edutopia: Ideas for how to have older students teach younger ones, shared by a teacher at a high school career academy for future teachers.

The Benefits of Reading Aloud to Middle School Students | Edutopia

The Benefits of Reading Aloud to Middle School Students | Edutopia: Hearing books read aloud benefits older students, enhancing language arts instruction and building a community of readers.

Teachers Seek to Unravel Myths Around Reading and Dyslexia | Edutopia

Teachers Seek to Unravel Myths Around Reading and Dyslexia | Edutopia: Teachers are seeking new training to understand the brain science around dyslexia, the most commonly reported disability among children.

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic | FOX2now.com

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic | FOX2now.com: WASHINGTON - Police officers are now using virtual reality to learn the best ways to interact with people who suffer from autism and de-escalate situations that could quickly turn awry.

Non-verbal child diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome recites Pledge of Allegiance | kiiitv.com

Non-verbal child diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome recites Pledge of Allegiance | kiiitv.com: A six-year-old girl was recently diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger's syndrome. Her parents didn't even know about the disorder until she started school.

Manifesto em frente à Prefeitura de Pindamonhangaba cobra atendimento a crianças com autismo

Manifesto em frente à Prefeitura de Pindamonhangaba cobra atendimento a crianças com autismo: Manifestantes querem resposta pelas crianças que deixaram de ser atendidas pelo NAP (Núcleo de Apoio Psico Pedagógico)

MPPA pede suspensão de atividades de centro terapêutico onde criança autista foi agredida, em Castanhal | Pará | G1

MPPA pede suspensão de atividades de centro terapêutico onde criança autista foi agredida, em Castanhal | Pará | G1: Objetivo do MPPA é prevenir que outras crianças sejam vítimas de violência na Fazendinha

Garoto com autismo apanha da terapeuta em clínica no PA; câmera registra - 24/05/2019 - UOL Notícias

Garoto com autismo apanha da terapeuta em clínica no PA; câmera registra - 24/05/2019 - UOL Notícias: Imagens gravadas em uma clínica mostram um menino de dez anos com Transtorno do Espectro Autista (TEA) sendo agredido pela terapeuta ocupacional.A mãe da profissional também participa.O vídeo foi gravado em uma clínica em Castanhal, regiã

Jornais dos EUA reagem à acusação de espionagem contra Julian Assange - 25/05/2019 - Mundo - Folha

Jornais dos EUA reagem à acusação de espionagem contra Julian Assange - 25/05/2019 - Mundo - Folha: Aplicação da lei no caso do WikiLeaks poderia gerar criminalização de práticas jornalísticas

Teacher's aide Joyce Latricia Bradley accused of hitting Florida student with autism let back in classroom - The Washington Post

Teacher's aide Joyce Latricia Bradley accused of hitting Florida student with autism let back in classroom - The Washington Post: The aide was previously arrested and let back into the classroom because it's legal for teachers to hit students in Florida.

Breathtaking snaps by autistic photographer who took up hobby just nine months ago

Breathtaking snaps by autistic photographer who took up hobby just nine months ago: A SERIES of breathtaking snaps have been released by an autistic photographer who took up the hobby just nine months ago. Joe James, 37, from Sussex, believes his eidetic memory, which stems from a…

Research on autism in Indigenous communities to be conducted | Globalnews.ca

Research on autism in Indigenous communities to be conducted | Globalnews.ca: Cowessess First Nation along with the Autism Research Centre and other partners are developing a program to explore autism in indigenous communities.

Father and son to travel across country for autism awareness, fundraiser

Father and son to travel across country for autism awareness, fundraiser: Father and son to raise awareness, money for Autism Action Partnership

Online groups falsely promote bleach as autism ‘cure’

Online groups falsely promote bleach as autism ‘cure’: Many of these so-called cures are recommended in private online groups and prey upon parents’ desires to “heal” their kids of the developmental disorder.

Job Options Increasing For College Graduates With Autism, Learning Disabilities | Vermont Public Radio

Job Options Increasing For College Graduates With Autism, Learning Disabilities | Vermont Public Radio: College graduates with a condition like autism or ADHD have often faced limited options when looking for work, but now there's a movement for businesses to

My experience of living with autism

My experience of living with autism: 'You don’t seem autistic' is something that I hear a lot. My name is Jonathan Rowland, and this is my experience of living with autism.

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic: WASHINGTON — An autistic man walks out of a store without paying for a toy he picked up. He’s followed by a storekeeper demanding he come back inside. The situation quickly escalates, and police are called. Officers arrive, their patrol car’s lights flashing and sirens blaring, to find the man in the parking lot, yelling …

Music program at Gateway Academy in Mesa helps kids with Asperger Syndrome | 12news.com

Music program at Gateway Academy in Mesa helps kids with Asperger Syndrome | 12news.com: Asperger Syndrome may mean those with the disorder have difficulties in social interactions, occasional physical clumsiness and unusual use of language, but you'd never know it watching kids at Gateway Academy rock out thanks to the school's innovative music program.

Teen model with Asperger’s on conquering pageants: 'Anything is possible' | SILive.com

Jupiter's Christopher Volpe uses diagnosis to fuel his athletic career | WPEC

Jupiter's Christopher Volpe uses diagnosis to fuel his athletic career | WPEC: There are many definitions of what 'being an athlete' means. For Jupiter's Christopher Volpe, it means he can be his most authentic self. "Through running and social interactions it's really helped me become the person I am today," said Volpe, a senior at Jupiter High School. The track athlete was diagnosed with Asperger's at an early age. "I guess what frustrates me the most is instead of viewing me as who I really am they put me in a box," said Volpe.

Matthew Bennett EXCLUSIVE: “Autism’s Got Talent isn’t just a showcase, it’s a safe environment” | Essex Magazine

Matthew Bennett EXCLUSIVE: “Autism’s Got Talent isn’t just a showcase, it’s a safe environment” | Essex Magazine: My name is Matthew Bennett, I was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome when I was 36. I am now 40 years old. My problems started as a teenager when my mind became overwhelmed with the world. I starte…

Skyrocketing social media use, anxiety among teens have consequences

Skyrocketing social media use, anxiety among teens have consequences: My teenagers face a constant stream of information and a culture encouraging them to never unplug. No wonder our kids are under pressure.

Autistic student Montel Medley graduates from Towson University in Maryland - The Washington Post

Autistic student Montel Medley graduates from Towson University in Maryland - The Washington Post: Montel Medley, of Prince George’s County, Md., majored in math and computer science at Towson University.

Mitos e verdade sobre o café, segunda bebida mais consumida do Brasil

Mitos e verdade sobre o café, segunda bebida mais consumida do Brasil: Será que o café engorda? A bebida é capaz de curar a ressaca depois de alguns drinks? Confira seis curiosidades que o Canal Rural separou

Taekwondo instructor brings special lesson to students with autism

Taekwondo instructor brings special lesson to students with autism: A Taekwondo instructor is taking the show on the road.

50 Years of the Draw-a-Scientist Test | Edutopia

50 Years of the Draw-a-Scientist Test | Edutopia: When girls don’t see women as scientists, they may not see their future selves as scientists, either—but teachers can make a difference.

Common Cents: George Lucas Foundation details strategy of exploring innovation without being prescriptive | Education Dive

Common Cents: George Lucas Foundation details strategy of exploring innovation without being prescriptive | Education Dive: News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.

School Community Tool Kit | Autism Speaks

School Community Tool Kit | Autism Speaks: A tool kit to assist members of the school community in understanding and supporting students with autism.

Louisville man with autism first to get WKU special education degree

Louisville man with autism first to get WKU special education degree: On Saturday, Clay Harville became the first to graduate from Western Kentucky University’s Kelly Autism Program with a degree in special education.

Mães acusam creche de Votuporanga (SP) de dopar crianças - 23/05/2019 - UOL Notícias

Mães acusam creche de Votuporanga (SP) de dopar crianças - 23/05/2019 - UOL Notícias: Com seis meses, Hector (nome fictício) começou a frequentar o Centro Municipal de Educação Infantil (Cemei) Valter Peresi, em Votuporanga, cidade do interior de São Paulo. Menos de um mês depois, foi entregue desacordado nos braços do pai."Dos 6

Sem regulação, crescem serviços de internação fora de hospitais - 24/05/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha

Sem regulação, crescem serviços de internação fora de hospitais - 24/05/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha: Desospitalização é tendência mundial, mas no Brasil esbarra em falta de norma e resistência médica

MT: crianças e adolescentes com autismo terão atendimento reforçado em Tangará da Serra | EBC Rádios

MT: crianças e adolescentes com autismo terão atendimento reforçado em Tangará da Serra | EBC Rádios: O ministério público e a prefeitura de Tangará da Serra, em Mato Grosso, assinaram um termo de ajustamento de conduta que prevê a capacitação de profissionais de saúde e educação para o atendimento de crianças e adolescentes com Transtorno do Espectro Autista. Segundo o documento, a capacitação vai utilizar o método conhecido como Aba, da Análise de Comportamento Aplicada,

Censos demográficos poderão incluir referências mais detalhadas sobre autismo — Senado Notícias

Censos demográficos poderão incluir referências mais detalhadas sobre autismo — Senado Notícias: O PLC 139/2018 , aprovado nesta quinta-feira (23) na Comissão de Direitos Humanos (CDH), determina que os censos incluam “especificidades inerentes ao autismo”. Os senadores aprovaram ainda o PL 510/2019 , que facilita a ação de divórcio para mulheres vítimas de violência.

Vídeo flagra criança autista sendo agredida e ameaçada dentro de clínica terapêutica em Castanhal | Pará | G1

Vídeo flagra criança autista sendo agredida e ameaçada dentro de clínica terapêutica em Castanhal | Pará | G1: Nas imagens, menino de dez anos é agredido e ameaçado pela dona da clínica e pela mãe dela. Polícia Civil investiga o caso.

O Apresentador da Record vai promover uma Campanha educativa sobre Autismo - Enfoque MS - Notícias de Campo Grande/MS

Mães pedem apuração de maus tratos contra criança com autismo – Folha do Progresso – Portal de Noticias , Entretenimento, Videos, Brasil!

Mães pedem apuração de maus tratos contra criança com autismo – Folha do Progresso – Portal de Noticias , Entretenimento, Videos, Brasil!: (Foto:Via redes sociais)-Grupo diz que caso configura grave violação de direitos humanos e de pessoas com autismo Em nota publica esta quinta-feira (23), após denúncias que maus tratos contra uma c…

Mayaro: o que se sabe (e o que falta saber) sobre o novo vírus transmitido por mosquitos que pode estar circulando no Rio - BBC News Brasil

Mayaro: o que se sabe (e o que falta saber) sobre o novo vírus transmitido por mosquitos que pode estar circulando no Rio - BBC News Brasil: Pesquisadores da UFRJ identificaram casos de três pacientes infectados em 2016; sintomas semelhantes fazem deste vírus um 'primo' da chikungunya.

Care workers filmed taunting and provoking disabled patients | Society | The Guardian

Care workers filmed taunting and provoking disabled patients | Society | The Guardian: BBC Panorama films Whorlton Hall staff taunting, provoking and scaring vulnerable people

Chelmsford Linden Centre patient with Asperger's claims staff are 'not trained to deal with autistic patients' - Essex Live

Chelmsford Linden Centre patient with Asperger's claims staff are 'not trained to deal with autistic patients' - Essex Live: The former patient believes other patients are going under the radar 'Staff are not properly trained at Chelmsford mental health centre'

Greta Thunberg-inspired school climate strike called for this Friday - Mirror Online

Greta Thunberg-inspired school climate strike called for this Friday - Mirror Online: Swedish teen climate crisis campaigner Greta Thunberg has inspired schoolchildren around the world to protest about climate change - an issue our Mirror Next Gen team wanted to highlight in our special edition

Whorlton Hall: Hospital 'abused' vulnerable adults - BBC News

Whorlton Hall: Hospital 'abused' vulnerable adults - BBC News: Undercover BBC filming shows staff swearing, mocking and taunting patients with learning disabilities.

YouTube cracks down on videos claiming bleach can cure autism | Newshub

YouTube cracks down on videos claiming bleach can cure autism | Newshub: It doesn't, but that hasn't stopped parents giving it to their children.

They're poisoning their children with bleach in the hopes of curing autism. She's trying to stop them. | wcnc.com