Louis Theroux on autism: A very different sort of school

October 23rd, 2012

Louis Theroux on autism: A very different sort of school With autism diagnoses rising more and more parents are plunged into a battle to understand the condition and find their child the right treatment, writes Louis Theroux. Joey Morales-Ward is a 13-year-old kid who lives in suburban New Jersey. He likes playing on his computer, […]

Phenotypes and epidemiology of rare neurodevelopmental disorders

October 3rd, 2012

PhD ceremony: Ms. I.D.C. van Balkom, 16.15 uur, Aula Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5, Groningen Dissertation: Phenotypes and epidemiology of rare neurodevelopmental disorders Promotor(s): prof. H.W. Hoek, prof. R.C.M. Hennekam Faculty: Medical Sciences   The objective of the research projects in this dissertation was to study autism as it manifests itself within (ultra) rare genetic syndromes; and […]

AUTISM DOG THERAPY PROGRAM

August 3rd, 2012

Autism Therapy Dog Program Earns National Recognition The Austin Dog Alliance announced that it has been awarded a grant from the Planet Dog Foundation (PDF), Planet Dog’s non-profit grant making organization. The grant will help fund its work helping children and young adults with developmental disabilities and providing handler-dog teams to local hospitals, rehabilitation centers […]

About Autism

April 11th, 2012