On September 4th, The Sage Colleges launched the first 3-credit course in The Achieve Degree sequence, a program designed exclusively for students on the Autism Spectrum.
From: Sage Achieve Ideas
Published: September 19, 2012
A Helpful Visual
Published: June 21, 2012
Published: June 1, 2012
Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer, Dr. Geraldine Dawson, reports on the latest findings from field trials using the proposed new DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorder (ASD), stating "The preliminary results suggest that the DSM-5 does not appear to reduce the number of children who receive an ASD diagnosis."
Click here to read more about the impending changes to the DSM.
Published: May 14, 2012
The Public Gets One Last Opportunity To Comment On Proposed Criteria For The DSM-V
An examination of the possible connections between scientific talent and Autism.
Published: April 23, 2012
Echolalia is the repetition of phrases, words or parts of words. Echolalia may be a sign of Autism, another neurological condition, a visual impairment or a developmental disability.
From: Friendship Circle Blog
Published: April 19, 2012
What Is Autism?
Joanne Gerenser's debut show, Autism Today, answers the question "What Is Autism?"
Joanne Gerenser / Eden 2 Programs
Published: August 30, 2011
People with high-functioning autism have difficulty understanding others' intentions, new research shows. This lack of understanding tends to make adults with autism, even those with high IQs, judge others more harshly, which may pose problems in forming and maintaining relationships, the study found.
From: US News Health Hospitals
Published: February 2, 2011