October 20, 2017

Genetic Factors Account for the Majority of Autism Risk

Studies have found that autism spectrum disorder (ASD)… [more]

Genetic Factors Account for the Majority of Autism Risk Genetic Factors Account for the Majority of Autism Risk

1, 2, 3’s of Basic Backpack Wearing

Happy Back to School!  Get tips about the proper ways… [more]

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SIGN LANGUAGE MADE SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL

    COURSE DESCRIPTION This… [more]

SIGN LANGUAGE MADE SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL SIGN LANGUAGE MADE SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL

Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants

Patterns of brain activity in 6-month-old babies accurately… [more]

Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants

Virtual Reality a Game Changer for Psychiatry

You may be familiar with virtual reality technology… [more]

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Prenatal, Early-Life Toxin, Nutrient Exposure Tied to Autism

Using evidence found in baby teeth, researchers from… [more]

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Brain differences in ADHD

Largest imaging study of ADHD to date identifies differences… [more]

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Genetic Factors Account for the Majority of Autism Risk

Studies have found that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) aggregates in families. In a previous study, ASD heritability was estimated to be 50 percent. To define presence or absence of ASD, the study used a data set created to take into account time-to-event effects in the data, which may have reduced the heritability estimates. Using the […]

1, 2, 3’s of Basic Backpack Wearing

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SIGN LANGUAGE MADE SIMPLE AND FUNCTIONAL

    COURSE DESCRIPTION This workshop will provide participants with an evidenced based introduction to simple sign language skills meant to improve communication in children of all ages and abilities. Course participants will learn more than 100 key words that can be incorporated into their child interactions to improve both expressive and receptive language skills. […]

Brain Patterns at 6 Months Predict Autism in High-Risk Infants

Patterns of brain activity in 6-month-old babies accurately predict which of them will be diagnosed with autism at age 2. The findings hint that brain scans may one day help doctors detect autism in infants. The study is small, and its findings need to be replicated before they can be used clinically. But researchers were […]

Virtual Reality a Game Changer for Psychiatry

You may be familiar with virtual reality technology from the VR goggles that are increasingly popular for entertainment and games — a headset display, stereo sound and head motion tracking provide an immersive virtual reality experience. Virtual reality technology is also used in simulators for training and it is increasingly being used to help people […]