New Approach To Autism
Nirasha Dhaniram, far right, has taken her multi-disciplinary approach to her school for autism. Nirasha Dhaniram, far right, has taken her multi-disciplinary approach to her school for autism.
Neuroplasticity is at the heart of one… Continue reading
Autism Awareness Event
Caz Collins, Kathrin Magon and Sindhuja Jagunandan from Breakthrough Interventions will be among a group of 50 taking part in the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk.
STAFF, parents and children from Breakthrough Interventions will participate in… Continue reading
New School For Autistic Children
Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi. Picture: Cornel van Heerden Cape Town – Gauteng has opened 18 new schools for children with autism, Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi said on Thursday.
In addition, another… Continue reading
Staggering Statistics on Autism
Statistics show that one in every 68 children born today will suffer from Autistic Spectrum Disorder(AUTISM) Statistics for the Disease Control in Atlanta in the United States shows that one in every 68… Continue reading
Melanie Cowpland and her 10-year-old daughter with Autism Sofia
Forty-three-year-old Melanie Cowpland and her 10-year-old daughter, Sofia, left their home in East London, England, on November 14, 2015 to raise awareness on autism across Africa. Sofia is autistic.
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Cupcakes were sold for Autism at Cradlestone Mall on 29 April.
Current Mrs Commonwealth South Africa finalist, Lizelle Kachelhoffer was joined by her little helpers to not only appease those with a sweet tooth, but also educate them about… Continue reading
Pregnancy Spacing And Autism
Data review can’t prove cause-and-effect, but suggests that ideal spacing between children is 2 to 5 years By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, April 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Spacing pregnancies in close succession may increase… Continue reading
New Autism Test
Autistim children focus on a speaker’s mouth when that person discusses an emotive topic A new test has being developed to diagnose autism early in children by tracking their movement of their eyes during conversations.
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World Autism Week
There is wide variety, and differing levels, of severity of symptoms found in children with autism. Picture: Carol Guzy Cape Town – Autism is not a disability – it’s merely a “different operating system”.
For years,… Continue reading
Testing For Workers With Autism
Ultra Testing co-founder Rajesh Anandan People with autism face a variety of obstacles in getting jobs, a factor that puts their rate of unemployment upward of 80 percent.
But it turns out that some of… Continue reading