Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Parents say child with autism attacked at Hope High - KTAL


KTAL

Parents say child with autism attacked at Hope High
KTAL
Hope, AR - Parents of a special needs student say they're pressing charges against a student who allegedly bullied and attacked their child at Hope High School. A 9th grader of Hope High who lives with autism. suffers from a swollen face and injuries ...

Boy with autism found along Eisenhower, reunited with grandmother - Chicago Tribune


Boy with autism found along Eisenhower, reunited with grandmother
Chicago Tribune
A 10-year-old boy with autism was found in Chicago walking along the Eisenhower Expressway on Monday evening and was reunited hours later with his grandmother, according to the Illinois State Police. The boy was spotted on the West Side near Ashland ...

Whole genomes may power search for autism risk factors - Spectrum


Spectrum

Whole genomes may power search for autism risk factors
Spectrum
Scientists this week announced the release of nearly 7,000 whole-genome sequences from a collection of families that each have one child with autism and unaffected family members. The release brings the total to nearly 9,000 sequences from families in ...

Dunellen artist with autism paints library mural - MyCentralJersey.com


MyCentralJersey.com

Dunellen artist with autism paints library mural
MyCentralJersey.com
Michael Nowicki, 21, is an accomplished artist with autism and other medical disabilities. He spent the summer giving back to his community. Nowicki designed and painted a mural in the children's section of the Dunellen Library. ~ Courtesy of ECLC of ...

Jersey City 5K to raise awareness for autism | Opinion - NJ.com


NJ.com

Jersey City 5K to raise awareness for autism | Opinion
NJ.com
BY SHERRY SINGH. Sharing this video is one of the hardest things I've done. I am not looking for sympathy, but for your support and acceptance. I am a Jersey City business owner -- the founder of the Smile Preschool and Nursery on the corner of Newark ...

Boy with autism found along Eisenhower, reunited with grandmother - Chicago Tribune


Boy with autism found along Eisenhower, reunited with grandmother
Chicago Tribune
A 10-year-old boy with autism was found in Chicago walking along the Eisenhower Expressway on Monday evening and was reunited hours later with his grandmother, according to the Illinois State Police. The boy was spotted on the West Side near Ashland ...

Tarbut V'Torah students, film teacher tackle documentary on autism - OCRegister


Tarbut V'Torah students, film teacher tackle documentary on autism
OCRegister
The idea of making a short documentary on autism was something Michelle Glickman has had on her mind for quite some time. As a film teacher at Tarbut V'Torah Community Day School, Glickman has had several autistic students in her classes, and in the ...