Archived | Daniel Geschwind Bio & In The News | Circa 2011, 2012, 2017, 2018 #NotAnAutisticAlly

About Dr. Geschwind is the Gordon and Virginia MacDonald Distinguished Professor of Human Genetics, Neurology and Psychiatry at UCLA. In his capacity as Senior Associate Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor of Precision Health, he leads the Institute for Precision Health (IPH) at UCLA, where he oversees campus precision health initiatives. In his laboratory, his group …

The hidden danger of suicide in autism | Spectrum | Circa August 8, 2018

Many people with autism entertain thoughts of suicide and yet show few obvious signs of their distress. Some scientists are identifying risks — and solutions — unique to autistic individuals. Nearly every Sunday since he was 7, Connor McIlwain had panicked about going to school the following day. The noise of barking dogs or crying …

Actor/Model Nyle DiMarco is Giving Us the Deaf TV Show of Our Dreams | Femestella

While Hollywood is facing a new reckoning concerning how it handles representation, some actors are taking advantage of the tumult to create opportunities for themselves. That can be said about the male model and actor Nyle DiMarco, who has a comedy series based about his life as a deaf man in development. The show, which …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa August 14, 2019

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeAug 14, 2019, 12:03 PM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ August 14, 2019 NEWSThe problems with prenatal testing for autismSpectrumMarc's autism diagnosis was confirmed when he was almost 3. His baby sister, Julia, was diagnosed about a year later at 23 months. “You just can't … Amy Schumer has …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa May 21, 2019

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeMay 21, 2019, 12:06 PM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ May 21, 2019NEWS Robstown ISD's new sensory room will benefit students with autismCorpus Christi Caller-TimesDistrict officials said the room, at Robert Driscoll Elementary, will feature sensory needs for students with autism, including space for children to play … Set …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa December 12, 2018

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeDec 12, 2018, 11:05 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ December 12, 2018NEWSUnusual sensory responses in infancy may hint at autismSpectrumSome children diagnosed with autism by age 2 show unusual responses to … “Babies who develop autism have these differences from late infancy … Autism break rooms at sports …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa February 16, 2018

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeFeb 16, 2018, 11:12 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ February 16, 2018 NEWS https://youtu.be/JGq-EPf4bYs A mom in Indiana turned to a controversial “treatment” for her daughter's autism — feeding her bleachThe Denver PostA father in Indianapolis last week accused his wife of feeding their child bleach to help …