Aspergers

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AUTISM SPEAKS offers occasional "In Our Own Words" stories in which persons on the spectrum describe what it's like. The most recent story is by a young man with Asperger's who is a recent f...
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THE 2014 SENG CONFERENCE began yesterday in San Jose, California. We had planned to be there, exhibiting, covering sessions, and seeing friends and subscribers, but other circumstances intervened. We'...
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DOSING YOUR KIDS. Twice-exceptional kids are likely to, at some point, be on meds for anxiety, depression, ADHD, and other conditions. A new article at the site of the Child Mind Institute discusses c...
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MEDS FOR TODDLERS. The New York Times reports that "more than 10,000" toddlers are on ADHD meds. Do these diagnoses and prescriptions follow established medical guidelines Apparently not. Th...
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