Teacher and two aides ‘locked autistic students in dark bathroom’ at Florida school | The Independent

A Florida teacher and two aides have been arrested for allegedly abusing two autistic children by locking them in a dark bathroom or blowing loud a whistle in their ear as punishment.An aide at the Silver Sands, a school for the children with disabilities, was so horrified by the abuse teacher Margaret Wolthers and aides Diana …

Google Alert – autism | Circa September 8, 2016

September 8, 2016 | Google Alert - autism NEWSIs Your New App Autism-Friendly? Probably NotForbesComputers, smart phones, and related technologies are actively improving the lives of people with autismspectrum disorders (ASD).Flag as irrelevantDylan's Run Funds Important Autism Outreach ProgramsWDJTDylan's Run is Sunday, September 11, along Milwaukee's lakefront. The 16th annual event is the largest fundraiser for the Autism Society of ...Flag as …

Bruno Bettelheim – Wikipedia | 1903 – 1990

Bruno Bettelheim (August 28, 1903 – March 13, 1990) was an early writer on autism who was also a refugee from Nazi Europe who used fraudulent credentials to obtain an academic position. After his death, he was exposed for plagiarism, false credentials, and abusive treatment of students.[2][3][4][5]Bettelheim was born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary, and following the Nazi Anschluss (annexation) of Austria in March 1938, he …

ALERT! Largest Special Ed Settlement Ever! Child Abuse by School Staff | Circa Jan 7, 2014

Tue, Jan 7, 2014, 9:02 AM | News Alert Newsletter The Antioch School Board approved a settlement of Eight Million dollars.Parents of the eight victims alleged that the special education teacherslapped, pinched, and verbally abused her students. The Antioch, CA schooladministrators failed to report abuse suspicions to the authorities.Some of the students were nonverbal children …

Google Alert – autism | May 20, 2013

Mon, May 20, 2013, 10:29 PM | Google Alert - autism News8 new results for autismUK Sees Surge in Measles Years After Flawed ResearchABC NewsThat work suggested a link between autism and the combined childhood vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella, called the MMR. Several large scientific studies failed to find any connection, the theory was rejected by at least …

Google Alert – autism | Circa Oct 3, 2013

Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 12:02 PM | Google Alert - autism News10 new results for autism Autism Balm Invented by Dr. V. Ruth Pinney Enables Brain Waves ...MarketWatchOct 03, 2013 (ACCESSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Philadelphia, PA- Olfactory Biosciences Corp.'s (OLFC) Chief Scientist Dr. V. Ruth Pinney and developer of NOXO ...See all stories on this topic »Autism Speaks announces Preclinical Autism Consortium for ...Phys.OrgAutism Speaks, …

Google Alert – autism | Circa April 2, 2013

Tue, Apr 2, 2013, 9:29 PM | Google Alert - autism News8 new results for autismWorld Autism Awareness Day 2013 observedAssociated Press of PakistanISLAMABAD, Apr 2 (APP): The sixth annual World Autism Awareness Day was observed globally including Pakistan by all the autism organizations with the aim to tackle it with maximum awareness and cure methods . The day was observed with unique ...See …