Archived | Autism Speaks: The Pre-school Social Communication Assessment Measure (PSCAM): Sensitivity to Developmental Change and Early Intervention Efforts. | Circa 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Pre-school Social Communication Assessment Measure (PSCAM): Sensitivity to Developmental Change and Early Intervention Efforts. Tony Charman, Ph.D. Institute of Child Health, United Kingdom Grant description:Significant progress has been made in the identification of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the pre-school period. Age on entry to a program and an emphasis on developing communication skills …

Archived | Cure Autism Now: Autism Screening & Diagnostic Evaluation: CAN Consensus Statement | Circa March 1998 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of the newsletter front page. d_200707_canconsensusDownload Feature Article CNS Spectrums Journal March 1998 Published in the CNS Spectrums Journal Volume 3 -Number 3 • March 1998 Autism Screening and Diagnostic Evaluation: CAN Consensus Statement EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES Discuss the usefulness of a simple screening tool for autism and pervasive developmental disorders.Identify appropriate neurodevelopmental evaluations in …

Another Personal Note: The Duality Of Disability Perception Based On My Language Skills Online & In Person | Eve Reiland

Eve Reiland Just an observation here … it’s curious to me that when people know me online (in advocacy and activism) I’m often told that I’m ‘too high functioning’ to have an opinion on those with more support needs. When people meet me in person — often it’s assumed I can’t sign my own paperwork …

On A Personal Note: Since becoming disabled, I’ve learned how to adapt for cognitive fluctuations | Eve Reiland

https://www.facebook.com/546742822/posts/10158350330887823/ Since becoming disabled, I’ve learned how to adapt for cognitive fluctuations. A Good Day: Some days are far easier when my brain is ticking along and body parts are listening to what I tell them (kinda-mostly), thinking in language (words, English) and processing sensory information is far more synchronized and my speech is understandable. …

Archived | Autism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology Subcommittee Meetings Notes | Circa September – December 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

minutes_sept-dec2006Download Conference callAutism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology SubcommitteeSeptember 2006 Minutes from August 2006 were approved. Updates from the working groups There was a discussion on the significant issues in conducting research in these countries and this discussion mainly focused on the problems with case definitions of autism in different countries and the broader definition of …