Sunday, November 19, 2017

'Santa Cares' event held for children with autism at the Walden Galleria mall - wivb.com


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'Santa Cares' event held for children with autism at the Walden Galleria mall
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Typically children with autism don't like big crowds and loud noises. So when seeing Santa Claus on a regular day, sometimes things don't go according to plan. Renea, a third mother interviewed, told News 4 about her sons reaction while trying to visit ...

Jon Stewart gracefully highlights autism awareness when segment doesn't go as planned - EW.com (blog)


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Jon Stewart gracefully highlights autism awareness when segment doesn't go as planned
EW.com (blog)
Carly Fleischmann is a young woman diagnosed with severe autism who communicates by typing on a computer and describes herself as the “first ever non-verbal talk show host.” When she appeared on Jon Stewart's Night of Too Many Stars benefit to ...
Jon Stewart Beautifully Handles This Segment With A Non-Verbal Autistic Woman After It Doesn't Go As PlannedUPROXX
Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver and Sam Bee Roast Each Other at 'Night of Too Many Stars'Daily Beast
HBO's 'Night Of Too Many Stars' Is A Beautiful Reminder Of How Comedy Can Bring Out The Very Best In PeopleDecider

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Officials search for missing 17-year-old boy with autism in north Harris County - KPRC Click2Houston


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Officials search for missing 17-year-old boy with autism in north Harris County
KPRC Click2Houston
HARRIS COUNTY - A 17-year-old boy with high-functioning autism has been reported as missing Saturday in north Harris County, deputies said. Jacob Bordenkircher was last seen wearing a light blue shirt, blue jeans, gray tennis shoes and a jacket tied ...

How to Get Children with Autism to Sleep - Scientific American


Scientific American

How to Get Children with Autism to Sleep
Scientific American
At least half of children with autism struggle to fall or stay asleep, and parent surveys suggest the figure may exceed 80 percent. For typical children, the figures range from 1 to 16 percent, depending in part on how insomnia is defined. The precise ...

Aldine boy with autism found day after disappearing from group home - Chron.com


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Aldine boy with autism found day after disappearing from group home
Chron.com
Authorities have found a 17-year-old with autism who went missing Saturday morning. Jacob Bordenkircher, a white male with high-functioning autism, left a ...
Have you seen him? Authorities searching for 17-year-old with ...KTRK-TV
Search for missing 17-year-old with autism in north Harris Co. | khou ...KHOU

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'I see things differently': James Damore on his autism and the Google memo - The Guardian


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'I see things differently': James Damore on his autism and the Google memo
The Guardian
In the course of several weeks of conversation using Google's instant messaging service, which Damore prefers to face-to-face communication, he opened up about an autism diagnosis that may in part explain the difficulties he experienced with his memo.

How inclusion empowers artists with autism - Rappler


Rappler

How inclusion empowers artists with autism
Rappler
ARTISTS WITH AUTISM. No one can hinder these young imaginative minds from expressing themselves, and designing flip-flops is just the start. (From left to right, standing row) Samantha Kaspar, Chico Joaquin, Victor Cham, and Juan Gabriel Alegre).