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The World Needs All Kinds of Minds

“Autism is a very big continuum that goes from very severe — the child remains non-verbal — all the way up to brilliant scientists and engineers”

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Great Resource for Quick Answers

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Autism’s Gender-Bias Evident Before Diagnosis

New study, published February 25th in Autism, looks at these much-neglected prediagnostic behaviors.

Studies Investigate Behavior /Gender Differences

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TSA Can Help Travelers With Special Needs

“Transportation Security Administration managers said Monday that they want passengers to know that help is available if they have special needs.”

Plan ahead, call the agency

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Zoo Proves Transformative For Teen With Severe Disabilities

“Zinyra’s metamorphosis personifies a hotly debated, growing body of research into whether human-animal interaction can be used to treat an array of disorders.”

Human Animal Connection Unlocking Potential

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Disability-Related Education Complaints Trending Up

Disability issues account for the majority of civil rights complaints filed with the Education Department.

Measuring progress ensures high expectations

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Kids With Autism See Big Benefits From Massage

“…sensory problems improved by 38 percent and sensitivity to touch and texture improved by 49 percent after five months of treatment.”

Massage treatment developed for children with autism

Events

Picture Exchange Seminar
April 28 UO Campus

2015 Autism Speaker Series

April 28, UO Campus

Autism Seminar Series
April 22nd, OHSU Hospital

Resources

Early Autism Screening Clinic

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Infants / Toddlers 6 to 18 months Call 541.346.0738 Research study Eugene CDRC Infant Toddler Assessment Clinic

Program Flier

Pearl DUCK Autism Program

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CURRENTLY ENROLLING
Call 541.732.1680

Learn more about your child’s development?

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Ages & Stages Questionnaires help determine if a child’s development is on schedule.

Learn More, It’s Free!

Inclusive Childcare

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Oregon Child Care Resource Network “High quality child care in all Oregon counties”

Early Childhood CARES

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Early Intervention / Early Childhood Special Education young children and families in Lane County Parent Training Calendar

Careers for Developmental Disability Professionals

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