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Understanding the Autism Spectrum | Autism

Learn more about Autism with these Tools and Resources: NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity: http://amzn.to/1MeQvSu Autism Breakthrough: The Groundbreaking Method: http://amzn.to/1PiTfUb 101 Games and Activities for Children With Autism: http://amzn.to/1Ru8qsR Stack It Peg Game With Board Occupational Therapy Game: http://amzn.to/1Zd77Us The Asperkid’s (Secret) Book of …

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Why Do People Hate People With Autism?

It’s not that people hate people with Autism, it’s just that Autism has characteristics that some people find to be unfavorable in all people both influenced by it and not. If you hate someone just for having autism, you’re pretty wild (not in a good way). Contact Onision: http://onision.com/contact Tumblr: …

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Autism and Anxiety Girl

One woman’s story living with Autism and Anxiety. This is how one may feel when teased or called names. Please share this video if you think it will help someone! Watch the Season One My Mind Matters Trailer: source

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Autism Forum – Research Tuesdays December 2014

It’s no secret that living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can be enormously difficult for the individuals affected and their families. But beyond that broad generalisation, ASD has been largely misunderstood. However, with rates of diagnosis increasing – ASD now accounts for 33% of primary disabilities in Australia – a …

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Mirror Neurons & Autism

CS/PSYC 3790 References: Mirror Neurons: From Discovery to Autism  external link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00221-009-2002-3#page-1 The Mirror-Neuron System  external link: http://www.kuleuven.be/mirrorneuronsystem/readinglist/Rizzolatti%20&%20Craighero%202004%20-%20The%20MNS%20-%20ARN.pdf The Self and Social Cognition: The Role of Cortical Midline Structures and Mirror Neurons external link: http://www.cell.com/trends/cognitive-sciences/abstract/S1364-6613(07)00030-7?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS1364661307000307%3Fshowall%3Dtrue Unbroken Mirror Neurons in Autism Spectrum Disorders external link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-7610.2010.02269.x/full Mirror Neurons and Their Clinical Relevance external …

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