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Daily Archives: August 10, 2017

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Autism in pop culture

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Autism in pop culture
From Hollywood’s to TV’s recently announcing a new autistic muppet, pop culture has had increasingly sensitive portrayals of characters with autism.
Source: Autism
Autism in pop culture
Autism
From Hollywood’s to TV’s recently announcing a new autistic muppet, pop culture has had increasingly sensitive portrayals of characters with autism.


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Autism Q&A

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Autism Q&A
Autistic disorder, Asperger syndrome and pervasive developmental disorder were no longer separate diseases, but were replaced by an umbrella …
Source: Autism
Autism Q&A
Autism
Autistic disorder, Asperger syndrome and pervasive developmental disorder were no longer separate diseases, but were replaced by an umbrella …


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Government Committee Recommends Increase in Autism Research Funding

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Government Committee Recommends Increase in Autism Research Funding
The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) recently recommended that autism research funding double, including an increase to adult …
Source: Autism
Government Committee Recommends Increase in Autism Research Funding
Autism
The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) recently recommended that autism research funding double, including an increase to adult …


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Vacation Can Be Hard for Autism Families, But THIS Getaway is Perfect

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Vacation Can Be Hard for Autism Families, But THIS Getaway is Perfect
Caleb Ansley was three years old when he was diagnosed with autism. The doctors told his parents, Kim and Jason Ansley, that he would continue to …
Source: Autism
Vacation Can Be Hard for Autism Families, But THIS Getaway is Perfect
Autism
Caleb Ansley was three years old when he was diagnosed with autism. The doctors told his parents, Kim and Jason Ansley, that he would continue to …


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Tim Tebow said hello to a young fan with autism, then immediately jacked a home run

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Tim Tebow said hello to a young fan with autism, then immediately jacked a home run
Tim Tebow is still here, and he is still doing Tim Tebow things like being exceedingly nice to every fan he sees and smiling that gosh-darn sheepish …
Source: Autism
Tim Tebow said hello to a young fan with autism, then immediately jacked a home run
Autism
Tim Tebow is still here, and he is still doing Tim Tebow things like being exceedingly nice to every fan he sees and smiling that gosh-darn sheepish …


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Boy with autism attacked by bullies, left with nail embedded in his head

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Boy with autism attacked by bullies, left with nail embedded in his head
A boy with autism has been attacked by bullies after falling behind his family during a walk home. Romeo Smith, nine, was with his family as they …
Source: Autism
Boy with autism attacked by bullies, left with nail embedded in his head
Autism
A boy with autism has been attacked by bullies after falling behind his family during a walk home. Romeo Smith, nine, was with his family as they …


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Behavior Technicians

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Behavior Technicians
BAYADA is dedicated to serving individuals with autism with the highest quality of care by using strategies and models that are evidence-based, …
Source: Autism
Behavior Technicians
Autism
BAYADA is dedicated to serving individuals with autism with the highest quality of care by using strategies and models that are evidence-based, …


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Oral arguments heard by Oklahoma Supreme Court for 2017 legislation and Medicaid funding at risk

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Oral arguments heard by Oklahoma Supreme Court for 2017 legislation and Medicaid funding at risk
As we have reported earlier in Hotline, the Cigarette Fee (SB 845) was challenged as a revenue raising measure. On Aug. 8, the Oklahoma Supreme …
Source: Medicaid
Oral arguments heard by Oklahoma Supreme Court for 2017 legislation and Medicaid funding at risk
Medicaid
As we have reported earlier in Hotline, the Cigarette Fee (SB 845) was challenged as a revenue raising measure. On Aug. 8, the Oklahoma Supreme …


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Maryland Department of Health releases 2017 first quarter fatal overdose data

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Maryland Department of Health releases 2017 first quarter fatal overdose data
Maryland Medicaid policies reforming the opioid-prescribing process went into effect, in partnership with all eight of Maryland Medicaid’s …
Source: Medicaid
Maryland Department of Health releases 2017 first quarter fatal overdose data
Medicaid
Maryland Medicaid policies reforming the opioid-prescribing process went into effect, in partnership with all eight of Maryland Medicaid’s …


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How Tim Tebow Went to Bat for a Special Needs Fan

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How Tim Tebow Went to Bat for a Special Needs Fan
Tebow left the on-deck circle during a July 29 St. Lucie Mets game against the Charlotte Stone Crabs to greet a young fan — and the interaction was …
Source: Special Needs
How Tim Tebow Went to Bat for a Special Needs Fan
Special Needs
Tebow left the on-deck circle during a July 29 St. Lucie Mets game against the Charlotte Stone Crabs to greet a young fan — and the interaction was …


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In the Illinois Valley, almost half of births are paid for by public aid

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In the Illinois Valley, almost half of births are paid for by public aid
Between 40 and 50 percent of all births in area hospitals are covered by Medicaid, including Krisch’s. But it can be complicated —hospitals don’t …
Source: Medicaid
In the Illinois Valley, almost half of births are paid for by public aid
Medicaid
Between 40 and 50 percent of all births in area hospitals are covered by Medicaid, including Krisch’s. But it can be complicated —hospitals don’t …


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Maine's dysfunctional experiment with Medicaid expansion

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Maine’s dysfunctional experiment with Medicaid expansion
This November, Maine voters will be asked whether they want to expand Medicaid eligibility to able-bodied, childless adults between the ages of 21 …
Source: Medicaid
Maine’s dysfunctional experiment with Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
This November, Maine voters will be asked whether they want to expand Medicaid eligibility to able-bodied, childless adults between the ages of 21 …


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Answers still not forthcoming about Coach Jordan

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Answers still not forthcoming about Coach Jordan
“The wrong approach was taken, so we question whether or not [Jordan] has training to deal with special needs students,” he said. “If he had training …
Source: Special Needs
Answers still not forthcoming about Coach Jordan
Special Needs
“The wrong approach was taken, so we question whether or not [Jordan] has training to deal with special needs students,” he said. “If he had training …


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NH Healthy Families to keep Ambetter plan on Obamacare exchange

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NH Healthy Families to keep Ambetter plan on Obamacare exchange
Ambetter, however, has focused almost exclusively on policies for individuals and families who qualify for expanded Medicaid in New Hampshire, …
Source: Medicaid
NH Healthy Families to keep Ambetter plan on Obamacare exchange
Medicaid
Ambetter, however, has focused almost exclusively on policies for individuals and families who qualify for expanded Medicaid in New Hampshire, …


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Critics caution Medicaid cuts could land more people with disabilities in nursing homes

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Critics caution Medicaid cuts could land more people with disabilities in nursing homes
Born with cerebral palsy and confined to a wheelchair, the 37-year-old Hudson resident uses Medicaid for his personal and supportive home care …
Source: Medicaid
Critics caution Medicaid cuts could land more people with disabilities in nursing homes
Medicaid
Born with cerebral palsy and confined to a wheelchair, the 37-year-old Hudson resident uses Medicaid for his personal and supportive home care …


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Ambetter to remain in New Hampshire insurance marketplace

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Ambetter to remain in New Hampshire insurance marketplace
A company that provides health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and the state’s expanded Medicaid program confirmed Thursday that it will …
Source: Medicaid
Ambetter to remain in New Hampshire insurance marketplace
Medicaid
A company that provides health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and the state’s expanded Medicaid program confirmed Thursday that it will …


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39th annual Special Needs Fishing Derby in St. Clair Shores

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39th annual Special Needs Fishing Derby in St. Clair Shores
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. (WJBK) – Some children with special needs enjoyed a morning on the water in Saint Clair Shores on Wednesday.
Source: Special Needs
39th annual Special Needs Fishing Derby in St. Clair Shores
Special Needs
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. (WJBK) – Some children with special needs enjoyed a morning on the water in Saint Clair Shores on Wednesday.


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State leaders talk Medicaid, infrastructure needs

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State leaders talk Medicaid, infrastructure needs
District 79 Rep. Joe Lovvorn and District 47 Sen. Tom Whatley spoke to members of the business community at the Auburn Chamber of Commerce …
Source: Medicaid
State leaders talk Medicaid, infrastructure needs
Medicaid
District 79 Rep. Joe Lovvorn and District 47 Sen. Tom Whatley spoke to members of the business community at the Auburn Chamber of Commerce …


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Partial Medicaid expansion: The next big healthcare policy issue?

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Partial Medicaid expansion: The next big healthcare policy issue?
Under regular Medicaid expansion, the program’s eligibility parameters include everyone with an income of up to 138% of the federal poverty level.
Source: Medicaid
Partial Medicaid expansion: The next big healthcare policy issue?
Medicaid
Under regular Medicaid expansion, the program’s eligibility parameters include everyone with an income of up to 138% of the federal poverty level.


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Heafy: Disability rights are human rights

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Heafy: Disability rights are human rights
For the past 52 years, Medicaid has provided health care and then longterm services and supports to millions of adults and children with disabilities.
Source: Medicaid
Heafy: Disability rights are human rights
Medicaid
For the past 52 years, Medicaid has provided health care and then longterm services and supports to millions of adults and children with disabilities.


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Pool for special needs kids approved

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Pool for special needs kids approved
Voters have said yes to a new pool to help special needs students in West Nyack. Residents approved the nearly $4 million project to build the new …
Source: Special Needs
Pool for special needs kids approved
Special Needs
Voters have said yes to a new pool to help special needs students in West Nyack. Residents approved the nearly $4 million project to build the new …


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Autism Treatment for My Sons

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Autism Treatment for My Sons
My sons, Jonathan and Josiah have been receiving therapy for their Autism that has yielded wonderful results! Due to some insurance denials when …
Source: Autism
Autism Treatment for My Sons
Autism
My sons, Jonathan and Josiah have been receiving therapy for their Autism that has yielded wonderful results! Due to some insurance denials when …


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special needs – autism Private lessons in Helena

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special needs – autism Private lessons in Helena
From $10/h. Private tutor of special needs – autism in Helena for lessons at home. 97% satisfaction rate.
Source: Special Needs
special needs – autism Private lessons in Helena
Special Needs
From $10/h. Private tutor of special needs – autism in Helena for lessons at home. 97% satisfaction rate.


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TEACCH – Fundamentals in Autism

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TEACCH – Fundamentals in Autism
Source: Montana Autism Education Project BlogPublished on 2017-08-09By ddoty@mt.gov. Posted in . Post navigation. ← Social Thinking Returns to …
Source: Autism
TEACCH – Fundamentals in Autism
Autism
Source: Montana Autism Education Project BlogPublished on 2017-08-09By ddoty@mt.gov. Posted in . Post navigation. ← Social Thinking Returns to …


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'Summertime, and the Livin' Is' … Meaningful

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‘Summertime, and the Livin’ Is’ … Meaningful
There are now special ed. programs in some day schools, and also camps that cater to those with special needs. The merit of those who established …
Source: Special Needs
‘Summertime, and the Livin’ Is’ … Meaningful
Special Needs
There are now special ed. programs in some day schools, and also camps that cater to those with special needs. The merit of those who established …


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Michigan failing its special needs children, parents and studies say.

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Michigan failing its special needs children, parents and studies say.
Michigan failing its special needs children, parents and studies say. … Honor, 43, of Detroit, asked his school to test him for special education and …
Source: Special Needs
Michigan failing its special needs children, parents and studies say.
Special Needs
Michigan failing its special needs children, parents and studies say. … Honor, 43, of Detroit, asked his school to test him for special education and …


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1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant

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1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant
1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Are you a Psychology graduate keen to gain experience in a school based setting prior to …
Source: Autism
1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant
Autism
1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Are you a Psychology graduate keen to gain experience in a school based setting prior to …


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3 Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Your Child with Special Needs

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3 Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Your Child with Special Needs
The joys of parenting hold true no matter what your child’s abilities are. But when your child has a sensory processing disorder (SPD), you face a set of …
Source: Special Needs
3 Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Your Child with Special Needs
Special Needs
The joys of parenting hold true no matter what your child’s abilities are. But when your child has a sensory processing disorder (SPD), you face a set of …


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Pasco camp for specialneeds kids celebrates 20 years

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Pasco camp for specialneeds kids celebrates 20 years
There are no high-paid lobbyists in Tallahassee that are advocating for summer camps for kids with special needs.” That’s what Fasano says …
Source: Special Needs
Pasco camp for specialneeds kids celebrates 20 years
Special Needs
There are no high-paid lobbyists in Tallahassee that are advocating for summer camps for kids with special needs.” That’s what Fasano says …


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Wheaton Park District Special needs Jobs in Elgin, IL

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Wheaton Park District Special needs Jobs in Elgin, IL
2 Wheaton Park District Special needs jobs in Elgin, IL. Search job openings, see if they fit – company salaries, reviews, and more posted by Wheaton …
Source: Special Needs
Wheaton Park District Special needs Jobs in Elgin, IL
Special Needs
2 Wheaton Park District Special needs jobs in Elgin, IL. Search job openings, see if they fit – company salaries, reviews, and more posted by Wheaton …


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Julia Has Autism

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Julia Has Autism
Julia Has Autism is a meme based on a Sesame Street cartoon featuring Julia, a muppet who has autism. Origin On March 29 2017 YouTuber …
Source: Autism
Julia Has Autism
Autism
Julia Has Autism is a meme based on a Sesame Street cartoon featuring Julia, a muppet who has autism. Origin On March 29 2017 YouTuber …


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Museum makes exhibits accessible for autistic kids

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Museum makes exhibits accessible for autistic kids
Sensory processing disorder is associated with autism spectrum disorder, a lifelong condition that one in 68 Canadian children are currently …
Source: Autism
Museum makes exhibits accessible for autistic kids
Autism
Sensory processing disorder is associated with autism spectrum disorder, a lifelong condition that one in 68 Canadian children are currently …


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Women reveal life being married to a man with Asperger's syndrome

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Women reveal life being married to a man with Asperger’s syndrome
Whilst she has suspicions that their daughter Belle might be somewhere on the autism spectrum due to her penchant for organisation, she insists that …
Source: Autism
Women reveal life being married to a man with Asperger’s syndrome
Autism
Whilst she has suspicions that their daughter Belle might be somewhere on the autism spectrum due to her penchant for organisation, she insists that …


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Golden Hearts Tasmania gifts a new clothes dryer to the ASELCC

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Golden Hearts Tasmania gifts a new clothes dryer to the ASELCC
… you will have an idea of the scale of the wet clothes chaos at the Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre (SELCC) when its dryer blew up.
Source: Autism
Golden Hearts Tasmania gifts a new clothes dryer to the ASELCC
Autism
… you will have an idea of the scale of the wet clothes chaos at the Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre (SELCC) when its dryer blew up.


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