Tag Archives: 13 April 2012

Pinterest Pinboard of the Week: Earth Day Therapy Activities & Treats

There are so many great activities that lend themselves to adaptation for therapy activities for earth day.   Bloggers, crafty moms and teachers are all getting into the act and sharing a plethora (I love that word) of terrific ideas on … Continue reading

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App of the Week: FitQuest Lite

(From TherapyApp411) This review originally appeared at Starfish Therapies.  Thank you to author Stacy Menz for allowing us to repost it! Your Therapy Source told me about the Free app FitQuest Lite by JogHop, so I downloaded it and then … Continue reading

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Reversal Of Fragile X Syndrome In Mouse Model

Image:  University of Miami Mailman Center for Child Development [Source:  Medical News Today] A recent study finds that a new compound reverses many of the major symptoms associated with Fragile X syndrome (FXS), the most common form of inherited intellectual … Continue reading

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Time Magazine: Can Autism Really Be Diagnosed in Minutes?

[Source:  Time Magazine] A Harvard researcher says he’s achieved exceptional accuracy in identifying autism by using just seven online questions and an evaluation of a short home video of the child, instead of conventional, face-to-face exams that can take hours. … Continue reading

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New Study Supports Subtypes of ‘Sensory Modulation Disorder’

[Source:  Comprehensive Psychiatry via The SPD Foundation] James, K. Miller, L.J., Schaaf, R, Nielsen, D. M. & Schoen, S. A. (2011). Phenotypes within sensory modulation dysfunction. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 52, 715-724. This study partially supports the new taxonomy proposed by Miller … Continue reading

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