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Not as frequently used with Aspergers being removed as an official diagnosis. Autie – an autistic person. Autistics and Cousins (AC) – a cover term including aspies, auties, and their "cousins", i.e. people with some autistic traits but no formal diagnosis. Curebie – a person with the desire to cure autism. This term is highly derogatory.
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ADHD and anxiety are just two of the topics about which Dr. Sarkis lectures. Not only does she speak about ADHD and anxiety throughout the life span, she has also presented on student wellbeing from Kindergarten through 12 th grade, the DSM-5, mindfulness meditation, autism spectrum disorder, college accommodations, ADHD and money management, and suicide prevention.
Autism and intellectual disability. Intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) share clinical characteristics which can result in confusion while diagnosing. Overlapping these two disorders, while common, can be detrimental to a person's well-being.
Apr 20, 2016 · The Unique Challenges of Anxiety on the Autism Spectrum If You Say This and You're Not on the Autism Spectrum, Stop Please fill out all required fields to submit your message.
You will learn some key theories and research evidence that underly the diagnosis, treatments and interventions of Specific Learning Differences. We will consider the lived experience of individuals with SLDs and their families and teachers, recognising that an individual’s strengths and difficulties will present differently and may change ...