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Autism - The tendency to be absorbed in oneself; a condition in which one's thoughts, feelings and desires are governed by one's internal apprehensions of the world

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ABA Resources - I have a child who has autism. This is a collection of Internet and other resources which parents of children with PDD, PDD-NOS, autism, Asperger's Syndrome, or hyperlexia may find useful. All the information concerns teaching methods that are a branch of applied behavior analysis (ABA) called behavioral intervention. One of the methods is discrete trial training. Some (inaccurately) use the term "Lovaas method." 3/5
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ASS  American Autism Society - The mission of the Autism Society of America is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families, to be fully included, participating members of their communities through advocacy, public awareness, education, and research related to autism. 4/5
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Autism Center - Medication Reference - PATIENT-CENTERED GUIDES This appendix provides more information about medications that may be prescribed to people with PDD-NOS, Atypical PDD, or similar conditions to treat specific symptoms. 4/5
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Autism and Asperger's Syndrome - The Autism Research Institute (ARI) is the hub of a worldwide network of parents and professionals concerned with autism. ARI was founded in 1967 to conduct and foster scientific research designed to improve the methods of diagnosing, treating, and preventing autism.From the center for the study of Autism. 4/5
Autism - Family Village - Information on Autism Support Agencies.  3/5
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Autism Independent UK - Autism is the most severe of the developmental disabilities with an incidence of approximately 1 per 1000 live births. Originally thought of as an emotional disorder caused by inadequate mothering, it is now recognised as having an organic basis. 3/5
Autism Network International - Welcome to the homepage for Autism Network International, an autistic-run self-help and advocacy organization for autistic people.  3/5
Autism NDI - Autism Network for Dietary Intervention - Current research shows that many cases of autism result from an immune-system dysfunction that affects the body's ability to break down certain proteins and combat yeasts and bacteria - Helping parents understand and implement a gluten and dairy free diet for their autistic children.  3/5
AutismNOW Transition Planning - Transition planning is a results-oriented process designed to facilitate the successful movement of high school-aged youth with disabilities from school to adult life. The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) (2004) requires that transition services be included in a student's Individual Education Plan (IEP) when she or he is 16 years old or younger. (Some states require the process to begin at 14). A US website. 2/5
Autism Speaks Resource Guide - A US map indicating where various help and assistance may be obtained. 2/5
Autism Treatment - There is no cure for autism; however, with appropriate treatment and education, many children with the disorder can learn and develop. Early intervention often can reduce challenges associated with the disorder, lessen disruptive behavior, and provide some degree of independence. 3/5
Career Assistance for People with Autism - As the name implies, assists people who have Autism to undertsand their rights towards employment. A US website. 3/5
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Developmental Disorders - Autism - The Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary evaluations for children and adults with social disabilities, usually focusing on the issues of diagnosis and intervention.  The clinic is headed by Fred Volkmar, M.D., and Ami Klin, Ph.D., two of the most respected experts in the field of autism, Asperger's Syndrome (AS), and other Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD's).  We are also conducting several large research projects on autism, AS, and other PDD's.  The clinic is located in the Child Study Center at Yale University, in New Haven, CT.  4/5
Division TEACCH - Home page of the well known University of North Carolina program dedicated to improving the understanding and services for autistic and communication handicapped children and their families.  3/5
Healthfinder.gov - A Federal US Government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
healthfinder.gov is sponsored by the National Health Information Center 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201. Autism information and links. 3/5
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Hi2u - For people with hidden impairments, is a Web site to support and create awareness for people with hidden impairments also known as invisible disabilities. This web site is Browsealoud enabled to support people with reading difficulties. Centred around ADHD, Aspergers Syndrome, dyslexia and any other neurological conditions along with any other hidden in pennants. 4/5
i autistic - Autism resources by a Singapore autistic who has accepted Humanity. Includes free autism tests, games, videos, books, art, resources & explainations about autism. 1/5
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National Autistic Society UK  - Helping families to overcome the isolating effect of autism. (UK). Autism is a lifelong developmental disability that affects how a person communicates with, and relates to, other people and the world around them.   3/5
National Center for Autism Resources & Education - Disability.gov is the federal US government website for comprehensive information about disability-related programs, services, policies, laws and regulations. The site links to thousands of resources from many different federal government agencies, as well as state and local governments and nonprofit organizations across the country. 3/5
The Definition and Prevalence of Autism by Lorna Wing - The Centre for Social and Communication Disorders, Elliot House, 113 Masons Hill, Bromley, Kent, BR2 9HT, UK . An Article.  3/5
The Guide to Aquatic Therapy for Children with Autism - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines autism spectrum disorder (ASD) as "a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges." 4/5
ZenEmu.com - Living & Learning with Autism - Personal Aspergers Syndrome Blog. 3/5 
 
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Google Scholarly Articles on Autism- Click Here Autism - The tendency to be absorbed in oneself; a condition in which one's thoughts, feelings and desires are governed by one's internal apprehensions of the world
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Recommended Books    

The Autistic Spectrum: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
Playing, Laughing and Learning with Children on the Autism
Playing, Laughing and Learning with Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Resource of Play Ideas for Parents and Carers

The Autistic Spectrum: A Guide for Parents and Professionals


Playing, Laughing and Learning with Children on the Autism
Spectrum: A Practical Resource of Play Ideas for Parents
and Carers (Paperback)

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