Guiding Hands School decides to retire certification

El Dorado Hills school comes under fire after student's death EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. (KCRA) —An El Dorado Hills school decided to retire it certification following the death of a 13-year-old student with special needs, officials said.Guiding Hands School said in a statement Monday that its “decision to surrender our certification is in the best interest … Continue reading Guiding Hands School decides to retire certification

As Seen On Facebook: CDC, The Truth in A Statistic & The Facts | John Greally

To find truth in a statistic, sometimes you need to apply autistic attention to detail, autistic bluntness, autistic logic, autistic dispassion, autistic focus. Fact 1: The CDC does not directly obtain these statistics themself. They fund specialists, epidemiologists --- very special statistical and medical scientists, grouped as the ADDM (Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network) … Continue reading As Seen On Facebook: CDC, The Truth in A Statistic & The Facts | John Greally

Recovery from autism | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa May 5, 2011

At IMFAR, a new abstract is available about recovering from autism. Its also covered by AP in a slightly oblique way. For example, the AP story states:…at least 10 percent of children with autism can “recover” from it — most of them after undergoing years of intensive behavioral therapy…And yet I can’t see ABA mentioned in the abstract. Of … Continue reading Recovery from autism | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa May 5, 2011

Arthur and Zwannah Autism School Appeals for Support | Liberian Observer

Michael Gebeh, Deputy Director for Administration at the Arthur and Zwannah First Autism School, has called on philanthropists and the government to help contribute to the well-being of autistic children and the smooth running of the institution. Autism is a complex developmental disorder that primarily affects the human brain and it is characterized by the…Source: … Continue reading Arthur and Zwannah Autism School Appeals for Support | Liberian Observer