The Emotional Toolbox for Autistics | John Greally

    The Emotional Toolbox for Autistics   ÂÛTISTIC NEWS FEED·FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020· READING TIME: 6 MINUTES Autistics, ‘alternative people’ can benefit from these three good approaches: - alternative strategies, alternative education, alternative nurturing.   Not these three bad approaches:- normalising therapy, normalising ABA, normalising restraints. The former involves working with your child and …

Seventeen Pople under Medical Supervision in Bosnia-Herzegovina over Coronavirus Concerns – Sarajevo Times

According to the latest data, in the Federation of Bosnia-Herzgegovina, 17 people have been placed under medical surveillance because of suspicion of coronavirus, was confirmed for “Avaz” from the Federal Ministry of Health. Namely, it is a continuous epidemiological surveillance, carried out by the Crisis Staff in cooperation with […] Source: Seventeen Pople under Medical …

Heart-rending moment ‘autistic’ girl, 6, asks ‘am I going to jail’ when cops are called after ‘tantrum’ – The Sun

Note: Tantrums are not the same as Autistic meltdowns and these words should NOT be used interchangeably as seen here. BODYCAM footage shows a six-year-girl who was led out of her school asking a police officer if she was being sent to jail. The girl, who is named Nadia and thought to be on the …

Missouri Couple Charged After Admitting to Locking 9-Year-Old With Autism in Bunk Bed Cage: Officials | KTLA

Two women in DeKalb County, Missouri, are facing charges after they admitted to locking a 9-year-old with autism in a bunk-bed cage for hours, officials said.The child’s mother, 35-year-old Katrina England, and her wife, 39-year-old Debra England, were both charged with child abuse and child endangerment,  KTLA sister station WDAF in Kansas City reported. Source: …

Health and Law Experts to Share Insights on Coronavirus Threat in Webinar Hosted by UH Law Center

In response to the global health emergency caused by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Health Law & Policy Institute at the University of Houston Law Center will present a webinar Feb. 19 with health and legal experts providing updates on the outbreak and preparations for its potential threat Source: Health and Law Experts …