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Conference 10/15/12 – ￼Family-Focused Intervention to Promote Coping in School-Age Youth with ASD Susan Hepburn, Ph.D.
Monday, October 15th, 2012 (registration begins at 8:00 am) Lee County Public Education Center Caloosahatchee Room 2855 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966 About the Speaker Susan Hepburn, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. As Director of Research for JFK Partners [...]
Who: Parents & Caregivers of children living with Aspergers and Autism When: September 13, 2012 7:00 – 8:30 pm Where: Trinity Lutheran School 706 SW 6th Avenue Cape Coral, FL 33991 Join us for an informational evening. Our guest speaker will be Clara Alevy, a Parent Resource Specialist from the Family Network on Disabilities. Clara will [...]
This could significantly help those with autism. Click here for the full story: TISSUE BANK A Southwest Florida entrepreneur is two steps closer to establishing a medical tissue bank that eventually would be the centerpiece of a high-tech health research center linked with area hospitals, FGCU and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in suburban [...]
Mayo Clinic: ‘Autism has no single known cause’ February 19, 2012 8:51 PM ShareThis| Print Story | E-Mail Story By PAM G. DOWNING/Special to the Herald One of the fallacies about autism is that it is solely caused by genetics. The fact is genetics is a major cause of autism but not the only trigger. According to the [...]
Tummy Troubles: Studying the Relationship Between Autism and Gastrointestinal Disorders February 6, 2012jsnydersachsLeave a commentGo to comments Guest post by neurobiologist Pat Levitt, Ph.D., of the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine, in Los Angeles Many children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) have co-occurring medical conditions that affect their quality of life and response to therapy. [...]