spectrum disorder


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spectrum disorder

any named condition or syndrome in which a range of signs and symptoms may be present in various combinations (for example, Tourette syndrome).
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The study, which appears in Biological Psychiatry, suggests that social impairments characteristic of autism spectrum disorder may stem from alteration of activity in this circuit, and that tuning this circuit may help treat the social deficits in the disorder.
Manazel Real Estate, a leading developer in the UAE has teamed up with US-based non-profit May Institute to explore feasibility of developing a school for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other special needs in the UAE.
Objectives: To find the prevalence as well as to identify the predictors as protective and risk factors of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury (NSSI) among children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Although the two conditions have this link, it hasn't been established whether people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are in fact more likely to get cancer.
Author Barb Retenbach, a neurodiversity advocate diagnosed with "severe autism," maintains that "autism is my prism and not my prison," and her ability to capture insights about the autism spectrum disorder and other neurological differences (which she views as natural human variations containing strengths as well as weaknesses) makes for a powerful production that mixes health and philosophical perspectives with practical tips for others on the spectrum and those who love and work with them.
Kupperman introduces students, professionals, and parents to the complexities of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); describes the common learning style of people with ASD; discusses strategies developed to improve academic, language, and social skills; and suggests tactics for intervention and teaching.
Teaching Time Management to Learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder
We also provide accredited training on Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder which are accredited by One Awards and NOCN (formerly known as OCR) .
TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA -- Lurasidone has been proven effective in patients with autism spectrum disorder.
Cannell (founder of the Vitamin D Council) draws on decades of research to make the strong case that vitamin D is very important in preventing autism and that high doses of vitamin D can be quite successful in treating some people with an autism spectrum disorder.
The records of the children were evaluated for a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a group of disorders that affect brain development.

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