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Daily Archives: August 2, 2017

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SKILLS Global Recognized by SIIA as Best Solution for Special Needs Students

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SKILLS Global Recognized by SIIA as Best Solution for Special Needs Students
Skills? for Autism by SKILLS Global was selected as the 2017 CODiE Award winner in the Best Solution for Special Needs Students category.
Source: Special Needs
SKILLS Global Recognized by SIIA as Best Solution for Special Needs Students
Special Needs
Skills? for Autism by SKILLS Global was selected as the 2017 CODiE Award winner in the Best Solution for Special Needs Students category.


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One for the record books!

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One for the record books!
Once again, sizable crowds turned out for special events at the fair including Wednesday’s Veterans Day and Thursday’s Special Needs Day.
Source: Special Needs
One for the record books!
Special Needs
Once again, sizable crowds turned out for special events at the fair including Wednesday’s Veterans Day and Thursday’s Special Needs Day.


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'Bike 4 Friendship' Cross Country Cycling Trip Passes Through Bentonville

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‘Bike 4 Friendship’ Cross Country Cycling Trip Passes Through Bentonville
BENTONVILLE (KFSM)– A group of men are biking 3,100 miles across the country to raise awareness for kids with special needs. Bike 4 Friendship …
Source: Special Needs
‘Bike 4 Friendship’ Cross Country Cycling Trip Passes Through Bentonville
Special Needs
BENTONVILLE (KFSM)– A group of men are biking 3,100 miles across the country to raise awareness for kids with special needs. Bike 4 Friendship …


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Special Needs Children & Families Further Marginalized?

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Special Needs Children & Families Further Marginalized?
We understand the program for the Assessment of Special Needs Children has been terminated and/or discontinued by the Ministry of Health …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Children & Families Further Marginalized?
Special Needs
We understand the program for the Assessment of Special Needs Children has been terminated and/or discontinued by the Ministry of Health …


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For the love of the game

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For the love of the game
Sand Springs will be well represented at the national Special Olympics … “He wrote an essay about how if he got in, it’d show other special needs kids …
Source: Special Needs
For the love of the game
Special Needs
Sand Springs will be well represented at the national Special Olympics … “He wrote an essay about how if he got in, it’d show other special needs kids …


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'Never diagnosed autism in a dog': Why some pet owners aren't vaccinating their dogs

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‘Never diagnosed autism in a dog’: Why some pet owners aren’t vaccinating their dogs
Can vaccinating your dog give them autism? That’s just one of the concerns from an increasing number of Brooklynites who are opting to not vaccinate …
Source: Autism
‘Never diagnosed autism in a dog’: Why some pet owners aren’t vaccinating their dogs
Autism
Can vaccinating your dog give them autism? That’s just one of the concerns from an increasing number of Brooklynites who are opting to not vaccinate …


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After arrest, Clackamas teacher speaks out about addiction (Column)

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After arrest, Clackamas teacher speaks out about addiction (Column)
Fletcher was hired by North Clackamas School District as an instructional assistant in 2012 and became a special needs teacher in 2014. “I loved the …
Source: Special Needs
After arrest, Clackamas teacher speaks out about addiction (Column)
Special Needs
Fletcher was hired by North Clackamas School District as an instructional assistant in 2012 and became a special needs teacher in 2014. “I loved the …


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CAMEL: The Autism Saviour [A Case Study]

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CAMEL: The Autism Saviour [A Case Study]
Camel’s milk is being touted as the next big thing in the quest to treat autism symptoms. This is because the milk from a camel is said to be rich in …
Source: Autism
CAMEL: The Autism Saviour [A Case Study]
Autism
Camel’s milk is being touted as the next big thing in the quest to treat autism symptoms. This is because the milk from a camel is said to be rich in …


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Special needs business owner gets helping hand from investor

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Special needs business owner gets helping hand from investor
A few months ago Blake Pyron, the first business owner in Texas with down syndrome, and his mom Mary Ann, decided it was time to expand.
Source: Special Needs
Special needs business owner gets helping hand from investor
Special Needs
A few months ago Blake Pyron, the first business owner in Texas with down syndrome, and his mom Mary Ann, decided it was time to expand.


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In Milwaukee, Adults With Special Needs Train to Be Bakers

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In Milwaukee, Adults With Special Needs Train to Be Bakers
Volunteers offer hands-on training to adults with special needs as part of a new skills-oriented program sponsored by the Friendship Circle of …
Source: Special Needs
In Milwaukee, Adults With Special Needs Train to Be Bakers
Special Needs
Volunteers offer hands-on training to adults with special needs as part of a new skills-oriented program sponsored by the Friendship Circle of …


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Study offers toothy look at environmental risk for autism

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Study offers toothy look at environmental risk for autism
A small study suggests that baby teeth may afford a way to explore environmental risk factors for autism. The study analyzed baby teeth from 13 sets of …
Source: Autism
Study offers toothy look at environmental risk for autism
Autism
A small study suggests that baby teeth may afford a way to explore environmental risk factors for autism. The study analyzed baby teeth from 13 sets of …


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UK's first nationwide 'quiet hour' to be held to help people with autism

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UK’s first nationwide ‘quiet hour’ to be held to help people with autism
A nationwide “quiet hour” is to be held in shops later this year as part of a project to raise awareness of autism. Fourteen Intu shopping centres will join …
Source: Autism
UK’s first nationwide ‘quiet hour’ to be held to help people with autism
Autism
A nationwide “quiet hour” is to be held in shops later this year as part of a project to raise awareness of autism. Fourteen Intu shopping centres will join …


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Groundbreaking study uses stem cells as potential autism treatment

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Groundbreaking study uses stem cells as potential autism treatment
Noah is one of 180 children taking part in Phase 2 of the study at Duke University. Amanda Ferguson speaks to his parents about the changes they’ve …
Source: Autism
Groundbreaking study uses stem cells as potential autism treatment
Autism
Noah is one of 180 children taking part in Phase 2 of the study at Duke University. Amanda Ferguson speaks to his parents about the changes they’ve …


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Budget cuts send local reps on mission of recovery

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Budget cuts send local reps on mission of recovery
… to cover costs of responding to the Tewksbury State Hospital and $25,000 for Camp Pohelo, a summer camp for special needs children. “Each year …
Source: Special Needs
Budget cuts send local reps on mission of recovery
Special Needs
… to cover costs of responding to the Tewksbury State Hospital and $25,000 for Camp Pohelo, a summer camp for special needs children. “Each year …


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Centria Healthcare Expands Access To Autism Services In Six California Counties

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Centria Healthcare Expands Access To Autism Services In Six California Counties
NOVI, Mich. – As the prevalence rate of Autism increases, so has the need for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy services in Northern California …
Source: Autism
Centria Healthcare Expands Access To Autism Services In Six California Counties
Autism
NOVI, Mich. – As the prevalence rate of Autism increases, so has the need for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy services in Northern California …


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Belfast Zoo launches inclusive visual guide for visitors on the autism spectrum

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Belfast Zoo launches inclusive visual guide for visitors on the autism spectrum
Belfast Zoo has launched a new inclusive visual guide for visitors on the autism spectrum to use when planning their trip to the Cavehill site.
Source: Autism
Belfast Zoo launches inclusive visual guide for visitors on the autism spectrum
Autism
Belfast Zoo has launched a new inclusive visual guide for visitors on the autism spectrum to use when planning their trip to the Cavehill site.


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Autism Wessex is latest to increase provision for Early Years pupils

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Autism Wessex is latest to increase provision for Early Years pupils
A SECOND special school has announced plans to open a new unit for infants with autism due to the high demand for places. Autism Wessex will …
Source: Autism
Autism Wessex is latest to increase provision for Early Years pupils
Autism
A SECOND special school has announced plans to open a new unit for infants with autism due to the high demand for places. Autism Wessex will …


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Are Republicans Too Stingy With Medicaid?

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Are Republicans Too Stingy With Medicaid?
This article was co-authored by Thomas R. Saving, an economics professor and the director of the Private Enterprise Research Center at Texas A&M …
Source: Medicaid
Are Republicans Too Stingy With Medicaid?
Medicaid
This article was co-authored by Thomas R. Saving, an economics professor and the director of the Private Enterprise Research Center at Texas A&M …


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Morning Spin: Pritzker details health care plan, rivals say it's not enough

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Morning Spin: Pritzker details health care plan, rivals say it’s not enough
Pritzker wants to allow all individuals the option of buying into Medicaid at … His plan would require those who don’t qualify for Medicaid now to pay …
Source: Medicaid
Morning Spin: Pritzker details health care plan, rivals say it’s not enough
Medicaid
Pritzker wants to allow all individuals the option of buying into Medicaid at … His plan would require those who don’t qualify for Medicaid now to pay …


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Autism Jobs, Employment

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Autism Jobs, Employment
Autism Intervention Professionals (AIP) is looking for part-time behavior technicians to provide in-home ABA based therapy to …
Source: Autism
Autism Jobs, Employment
Autism
Autism Intervention Professionals (AIP) is looking for part-time behavior technicians to provide in-home ABA based therapy to …


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Dental insurer to drop lawsuit in Medicaid case

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Dental insurer to drop lawsuit in Medicaid case
A Boston company has agreed to drop a lawsuit challenging the company’s disqualification from the bidding for a multimillion-dollar contract to provide …
Source: Medicaid
Dental insurer to drop lawsuit in Medicaid case
Medicaid
A Boston company has agreed to drop a lawsuit challenging the company’s disqualification from the bidding for a multimillion-dollar contract to provide …


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Healthwatch Lancashire launches Learning Disabilities and Autism project… and it wants YOUR …

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Healthwatch Lancashire launches Learning Disabilities and Autism project… and it wants YOUR …
A HEALTH watchdog has launched a project to hear the views of people who have learning disabilities and Autism. An initial consultation has taken …
Source: Autism
Healthwatch Lancashire launches Learning Disabilities and Autism project… and it wants YOUR …
Autism
A HEALTH watchdog has launched a project to hear the views of people who have learning disabilities and Autism. An initial consultation has taken …


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Rutledge Announces Arrest of Jacksonville Women for Medicaid Fraud

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Rutledge Announces Arrest of Jacksonville Women for Medicaid Fraud
She is charged with one count of Medicaid fraud, a Class C felony. She is accused of billing for services not rendered, totaling $447.12 in October of …
Source: Medicaid
Rutledge Announces Arrest of Jacksonville Women for Medicaid Fraud
Medicaid
She is charged with one count of Medicaid fraud, a Class C felony. She is accused of billing for services not rendered, totaling $447.12 in October of …


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Medicaid Eligibility Adv Montgomery

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Medicaid Eligibility Adv Montgomery
New Career Opportunity! Parallon has an opening for a Medicaid Eligibility Adv Montgomery in Blacksburg, VA.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Eligibility Adv Montgomery
Medicaid
New Career Opportunity! Parallon has an opening for a Medicaid Eligibility Adv Montgomery in Blacksburg, VA.


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Declare opioid crisis national emergency, commission tells president

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Declare opioid crisis national emergency, commission tells president
Enhance access to medication-assisted treatment such as methadone, suboxone or buprenorphine, and require Medicaid and Medicare to cover …
Source: Medicaid
Declare opioid crisis national emergency, commission tells president
Medicaid
Enhance access to medication-assisted treatment such as methadone, suboxone or buprenorphine, and require Medicaid and Medicare to cover …


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