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Meet Your Friends Who Get Medicaid

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Meet Your Friends Who Get Medicaid
Protesters rallied against Medicaid cuts in front of the U.S. Capitol in June. Medicaid is the nation’s largest health insurance program, covering 74 …
Source: Medicaid
Meet Your Friends Who Get Medicaid
Medicaid
Protesters rallied against Medicaid cuts in front of the U.S. Capitol in June. Medicaid is the nation’s largest health insurance program, covering 74 …


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Don't blame Medicaid for opioid epidemic

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Don’t blame Medicaid for opioid epidemic
Such was the recent letter by a chronic naysayer alleging that “Obamacare” and Medicaid expansion were responsible for the proliferation of narcotic …
Source: Medicaid
Don’t blame Medicaid for opioid epidemic
Medicaid
Such was the recent letter by a chronic naysayer alleging that “Obamacare” and Medicaid expansion were responsible for the proliferation of narcotic …


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URGENT: Tell Your Senators to Protect Medicaid

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URGENT: Tell Your Senators to Protect Medicaid
URGENT: Tell Your Senators to Protect Medicaid. It is crucial that Senate leaders not bring the proposed “Graham-Cassidy” health care bill before the …
Source: Medicaid
URGENT: Tell Your Senators to Protect Medicaid
Medicaid
URGENT: Tell Your Senators to Protect Medicaid. It is crucial that Senate leaders not bring the proposed “Graham-Cassidy” health care bill before the …


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Abilis rents at teen center

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Abilis rents at teen center
Abilis, the nonprofit organization that provides services and support for individuals with special needs and their families, is opening a life skills …
Source: Special Needs
Abilis rents at teen center
Special Needs
Abilis, the nonprofit organization that provides services and support for individuals with special needs and their families, is opening a life skills …


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Lds autism

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Lds autism
Explore Gateway Academy’s board “US Colleges with Supportive Programming for LDs, Autism and AD/HD” on Pinterest. True Ott PhD June 23, 2012.
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Lds autism
Autism
Explore Gateway Academy’s board “US Colleges with Supportive Programming for LDs, Autism and AD/HD” on Pinterest. True Ott PhD June 23, 2012.


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How would the new Obamacare repeal bill affect Alabama?

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How would the new Obamacare repeal bill affect Alabama?
Overall, the bill would cut about $215 billion from the federal Medicaid budget. … The law would not just affect Medicaid recipients in Alabama. It would …
Source: Medicaid
How would the new Obamacare repeal bill affect Alabama?
Medicaid
Overall, the bill would cut about $215 billion from the federal Medicaid budget. … The law would not just affect Medicaid recipients in Alabama. It would …


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Your 2017 Guide to Trusts

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Your 2017 Guide to Trusts
Providing for your family’s financial needs is a key goal that most people … them for government assistance can benefit from a special needs trust.
Source: Special Needs
Your 2017 Guide to Trusts
Special Needs
Providing for your family’s financial needs is a key goal that most people … them for government assistance can benefit from a special needs trust.


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Connecticut Supreme Court to hear landmark education case

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Connecticut Supreme Court to hear landmark education case
… limit public education for some students with special needs, create additional municipal mandates concerning graduation and other standards, and …
Source: Special Needs
Connecticut Supreme Court to hear landmark education case
Special Needs
… limit public education for some students with special needs, create additional municipal mandates concerning graduation and other standards, and …


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Medicaid presents lower fiscal year 2019 appropriation request

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Medicaid presents lower fiscal year 2019 appropriation request
On Sept. 22, the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) executive director presented the budget request for fiscal year 2019 to the Joint Legislative …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid presents lower fiscal year 2019 appropriation request
Medicaid
On Sept. 22, the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) executive director presented the budget request for fiscal year 2019 to the Joint Legislative …


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Pumpkin Fest 2017 at Lockport farm has many attractions

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Pumpkin Fest 2017 at Lockport farm has many attractions
All children with special needs, their parents and siblings receive free admission to the Farm. Grandparents are free Monday through Friday with a …
Source: Special Needs
Pumpkin Fest 2017 at Lockport farm has many attractions
Special Needs
All children with special needs, their parents and siblings receive free admission to the Farm. Grandparents are free Monday through Friday with a …


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Sinking Medicaid expansion is not the way to lead in Ohio: editorial

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Sinking Medicaid expansion is not the way to lead in Ohio: editorial
Republican Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor broke with Republican Gov. John Kasich Monday by calling for an end to Medicaid expansion during an appearance …
Source: Medicaid
Sinking Medicaid expansion is not the way to lead in Ohio: editorial
Medicaid
Republican Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor broke with Republican Gov. John Kasich Monday by calling for an end to Medicaid expansion during an appearance …


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For Professionals

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For Professionals
This page describes the types of services provided by RWPD.
Source: Special Needs
For Professionals
Special Needs
This page describes the types of services provided by RWPD.


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Ag project helps special needs students get start in growing plants

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Ag project helps special needs students get start in growing plants
Woodward High School Ag Teacher Chip Laubach works with a few of his students to build a planter for the special needs students to plant their own …
Source: Special Needs
Ag project helps special needs students get start in growing plants
Special Needs
Woodward High School Ag Teacher Chip Laubach works with a few of his students to build a planter for the special needs students to plant their own …


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Causes of speech delay other than autism

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Causes of speech delay other than autism
Autism is more common the causes of autism and Conflicting diagnosis (Autism or Speech delay When he was diagnosed they wanted him to be in a …
Source: Autism
Causes of speech delay other than autism
Autism
Autism is more common the causes of autism and Conflicting diagnosis (Autism or Speech delay When he was diagnosed they wanted him to be in a …


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Activities for special needs students

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Activities for special needs students
Finding strategies for working with special needs students can be a challenge for full-time special education teachers, …
Source: Special Needs
Activities for special needs students
Special Needs
Finding strategies for working with special needs students can be a challenge for full-time special education teachers, …


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Teaching strategies for special needs students

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Teaching strategies for special needs students
Prepare to teach the students with special needs you may have in your classroom using this advice on accommodating and modifying your lessons to …
Source: Special Needs
Teaching strategies for special needs students
Special Needs
Prepare to teach the students with special needs you may have in your classroom using this advice on accommodating and modifying your lessons to …


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Pop-Up Shop for Autism Society

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Pop-Up Shop for Autism Society
ETC Gift Studio at 166 Water Street is playing host to vendors raising money and awareness for the Autism Society’s Active for Autism Walk.
Source: Autism
Pop-Up Shop for Autism Society
Autism
ETC Gift Studio at 166 Water Street is playing host to vendors raising money and awareness for the Autism Society’s Active for Autism Walk.


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Grounds for optimism: Hong Kong's special needs teenagers gain new confidence as baristas

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Grounds for optimism: Hong Kong’s special needs teenagers gain new confidence as baristas
He is among a group of teenagers with special educational needs (SEN) who workers at the Salvation Army have helped train as baristas. The pupils …
Source: Special Needs
Grounds for optimism: Hong Kong’s special needs teenagers gain new confidence as baristas
Special Needs
He is among a group of teenagers with special educational needs (SEN) who workers at the Salvation Army have helped train as baristas. The pupils …


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What I'm really thinking: the adult with autism

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What I’m really thinking: the adult with autism
Last year I took some tests at my local adult autism centre and it emerged that I tick all the boxes for Asperger’s. I am in my 40s, and I am not alone.
Source: Autism
What I’m really thinking: the adult with autism
Autism
Last year I took some tests at my local adult autism centre and it emerged that I tick all the boxes for Asperger’s. I am in my 40s, and I am not alone.


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Autism brain imaging data exchange abide

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Autism brain imaging data exchange abide
The survey of the ABIDE R-fMRI data sets provides unprecedented demonstrations of both replication Mar 14, 2017 The second iteration of the Autism …
Source: Autism
Autism brain imaging data exchange abide
Autism
The survey of the ABIDE R-fMRI data sets provides unprecedented demonstrations of both replication Mar 14, 2017 The second iteration of the Autism …


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Sample bip for autism

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Sample bip for autism
PRACTICAL INTERVENTIONS FOR CHILDREN WITH HIGH FUNCTIONING AUTISM AND ASPERGER’S SYNDROME Monica Adler Werner The …
Source: Autism
Sample bip for autism
Autism
PRACTICAL INTERVENTIONS FOR CHILDREN WITH HIGH FUNCTIONING AUTISM AND ASPERGER’S SYNDROME Monica Adler Werner The …


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Federal autism insurance mandate bill

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Federal autism insurance mandate bill
Also provides links to autism resources and NCSL publications on autism Provides information about state governing bodies, current legislation and …
Source: Autism
Federal autism insurance mandate bill
Autism
Also provides links to autism resources and NCSL publications on autism Provides information about state governing bodies, current legislation and …


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Autism and reading difficulties

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Autism and reading difficulties
Look at the pre-reading checklist and reading People with autism experience difficulty acquiring meaning across a whole ADHD, Learning Difficulties, …
Source: Autism
Autism and reading difficulties
Autism
Look at the pre-reading checklist and reading People with autism experience difficulty acquiring meaning across a whole ADHD, Learning Difficulties, …


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Youngstown, other Valley schools, have high rates of students on Medicaid

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Youngstown, other Valley schools, have high rates of students on Medicaid
Slightly more than 80 percent of Youngstown City School District students receive health care through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance …
Source: Medicaid
Youngstown, other Valley schools, have high rates of students on Medicaid
Medicaid
Slightly more than 80 percent of Youngstown City School District students receive health care through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance …


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Nba basketball players with autism

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Nba basketball players with autism
He had a nice career — 11 50 Tyson’s first album, “50 Tyson Presents The Rhythm of Autism Vol. 12 May 2015 – 3 min – Uploaded by Autism …
Source: Autism
Nba basketball players with autism
Autism
He had a nice career — 11 50 Tyson’s first album, “50 Tyson Presents The Rhythm of Autism Vol. 12 May 2015 – 3 min – Uploaded by Autism …


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Autism statistics worldwide

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Autism statistics worldwide
S. The most haunting and misunderstood fact about autism in America as well as autism around the world is that the prevalence is growing each year.
Source: Autism
Autism statistics worldwide
Autism
S. The most haunting and misunderstood fact about autism in America as well as autism around the world is that the prevalence is growing each year.


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IMPORTANCE OF MEDICAID NEEDED FOR THE HEARING

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IMPORTANCE OF MEDICAID NEEDED FOR THE HEARING
The Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing on Monday September 25, 2017 currently scheduled at 2 P.M. Eastern time on the …
Source: Medicaid
IMPORTANCE OF MEDICAID NEEDED FOR THE HEARING
Medicaid
The Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing on Monday September 25, 2017 currently scheduled at 2 P.M. Eastern time on the …


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HHS head: GOP health bill could result in $820M NH Medicaid cut

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HHS head: GOP health bill could result in 0M NH Medicaid cut
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers predicted a sharp financial toll on the state’s Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
HHS head: GOP health bill could result in 0M NH Medicaid cut
Medicaid
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers predicted a sharp financial toll on the state’s Medicaid …


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Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?

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Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?
There are different types of learning environments that serve students with special needs. Some of them are separate settings, and others are inclusive …
Source: Special Needs
Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?
Special Needs
There are different types of learning environments that serve students with special needs. Some of them are separate settings, and others are inclusive …


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head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12

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head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …
Source: Special Needs
head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12
Special Needs
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …


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Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center

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Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) – Philadelphia Police have arrested and charged a man with raping a special needs teenager inside a South …
Source: Special Needs
Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center
Special Needs
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) – Philadelphia Police have arrested and charged a man with raping a special needs teenager inside a South …


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Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal

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Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal
Under the proposed Graham-Cassidy legislation to repeal and replace the Obamacare, the board of the National Association of Medicaid Directors …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal
Medicaid
Under the proposed Graham-Cassidy legislation to repeal and replace the Obamacare, the board of the National Association of Medicaid Directors …


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Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill

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Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill
Medicaid directors are no strangers to innovation, the letter states, but to succeed, “these efforts must be undertaken in a thoughtful, deliberative, and …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill
Medicaid
Medicaid directors are no strangers to innovation, the letter states, but to succeed, “these efforts must be undertaken in a thoughtful, deliberative, and …


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National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare

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National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare
Medicaid directors speak out against latest G. The NAMD highlighted its concerns with the new health care bill sponsored by Sens. Lindsey Graham …
Source: Medicaid
National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare
Medicaid
Medicaid directors speak out against latest G. The NAMD highlighted its concerns with the new health care bill sponsored by Sens. Lindsey Graham …


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Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by $713 billion: Analysis

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Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by 3 billion: Analysis
A bill to overhaul Obamacare would substantially cut Medicaid funding to states by $713 billion through 2026 and more than $3.5 trillion over the next …
Source: Medicaid
Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by 3 billion: Analysis
Medicaid
A bill to overhaul Obamacare would substantially cut Medicaid funding to states by $713 billion through 2026 and more than $3.5 trillion over the next …


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Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban

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Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban
Two transgender women are suing an Iowa state agency, arguing the state’s ban on Medicaid coverage for sex reassignment-related medical services …
Source: Medicaid
Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban
Medicaid
Two transgender women are suing an Iowa state agency, arguing the state’s ban on Medicaid coverage for sex reassignment-related medical services …


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From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill

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From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill
States that have expanded Medicaid stand to lose the most under Graham-Cassidy. Arizona is one of those states. Back in 2013, we expanded access …
Source: Medicaid
From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill
Medicaid
States that have expanded Medicaid stand to lose the most under Graham-Cassidy. Arizona is one of those states. Back in 2013, we expanded access …


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What Trump Calls "Great," All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible

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What Trump Calls “Great,” All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible
… actually “great” and would “help people,” all 50 state Medicaid directors have signed on to a letter denouncing Republicans’ latest effort to repeal the …
Source: Medicaid
What Trump Calls “Great,” All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible
Medicaid
… actually “great” and would “help people,” all 50 state Medicaid directors have signed on to a letter denouncing Republicans’ latest effort to repeal the …


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September | 2017

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September | 2017
Medicaid director of pharmacy awarded the 2017 Spirit of Pharmacy Award. September 22, 2017. 0. Terri Kirby, director of Pharmacy for the …
Source: Medicaid
September | 2017
Medicaid
Medicaid director of pharmacy awarded the 2017 Spirit of Pharmacy Award. September 22, 2017. 0. Terri Kirby, director of Pharmacy for the …


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Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends

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Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends
These two orphaned kittens with special needs have found each other and become the cutest little besties. Ozzy, the black kitten, was born with …
Source: Special Needs
Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends
Special Needs
These two orphaned kittens with special needs have found each other and become the cutest little besties. Ozzy, the black kitten, was born with …


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Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism

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Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism
Authorities in Florida are searching for two childcare workers who filmed themselves taunting and throwing objects at an 8-year-old boy with autism.
Source: Autism
Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism
Autism
Authorities in Florida are searching for two childcare workers who filmed themselves taunting and throwing objects at an 8-year-old boy with autism.


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Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus

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Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus
A lawsuit alleges a specialneeds student was molested multiple times by fellow pupils on a school bus operated by IC Bus or a similarly-named entity …
Source: Special Needs
Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus
Special Needs
A lawsuit alleges a special-needs student was molested multiple times by fellow pupils on a school bus operated by IC Bus or a similarly-named entity …


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Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal

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Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal
In a blistering statement released Friday morning, the association representing state Medicaid directors took Congress to task for rushing a bill to the …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal
Medicaid
In a blistering statement released Friday morning, the association representing state Medicaid directors took Congress to task for rushing a bill to the …


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Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: 'Don't worry — it hardly ever …

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Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: ‘Don’t worry — it hardly ever …
Nick Wynne is a first-grader at Mustang Creek Elementary School, where he’s in a special needs class to help with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity …
Source: Special Needs
Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: ‘Don’t worry — it hardly ever …
Special Needs
Nick Wynne is a first-grader at Mustang Creek Elementary School, where he’s in a special needs class to help with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity …


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Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy

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Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy
Two child care workers in Florida surrendered to authorities after they were identified on video taunting an 8-year-old autistic student — hitting the boy …
Source: Autism
Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy
Autism
Two child care workers in Florida surrendered to authorities after they were identified on video taunting an 8-year-old autistic student — hitting the boy …


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WNEP-TV's Trail of Treats 2017

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WNEP-TV’s Trail of Treats 2017
Up to 500 special needs folks from our area will enjoy a special Halloween Trail of Treats! By invitation only, people will come with their groups to ‘trick …
Source: Special Needs
WNEP-TV’s Trail of Treats 2017
Special Needs
Up to 500 special needs folks from our area will enjoy a special Halloween Trail of Treats! By invitation only, people will come with their groups to ‘trick …


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Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says

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Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says
Javon has non-verbal autism. Jovonta told ABC 7 Eyewitness News that the mother of another child saw the boy and took Javon back to the Bradley …
Source: Autism
Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says
Autism
Javon has non-verbal autism. Jovonta told ABC 7 Eyewitness News that the mother of another child saw the boy and took Javon back to the Bradley …


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Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham

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Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham
It turns out that this aspect of Cassidy-Graham has many Medicaid directors very, very worried — even in multiple red states. I’m told that many …
Source: Medicaid
Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham
Medicaid
It turns out that this aspect of Cassidy-Graham has many Medicaid directors very, very worried — even in multiple red states. I’m told that many …


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Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools

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Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools
Approved the resignations of Huntingburg special needs assistant Allison Biecker and Southridge special needs assistant Natalie Meece.
Source: Special Needs
Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools
Special Needs
Approved the resignations of Huntingburg special needs assistant Allison Biecker and Southridge special needs assistant Natalie Meece.


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Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested

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Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested
WINTER HAVEN (FOX 13) – The women wanted for taunting a child with autism on video have turned themselves in, police said. Kaderrica Smith, 26 …
Source: Autism
Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested
Autism
WINTER HAVEN (FOX 13) – The women wanted for taunting a child with autism on video have turned themselves in, police said. Kaderrica Smith, 26 …


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Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …

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Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …
CHILDREN who spend too much time in front of screens and on social media risk developing autism-like traits, Queensland research has found.
Source: Autism
Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …
Autism
CHILDREN who spend too much time in front of screens and on social media risk developing autism-like traits, Queensland research has found.


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Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan

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Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan
A mother is demanding answers after her autistic son was attacked by another child with special needs on a Walled Lake school bus. Walled Lake …
Source: Special Needs
Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan
Special Needs
A mother is demanding answers after her autistic son was attacked by another child with special needs on a Walled Lake school bus. Walled Lake …


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Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food

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Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food
Dramatic improvements in autistic children when they get a fever suggests that the disease may be reversible if one can replicate the phenomenon in …
Source: Autism
Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food
Autism
Dramatic improvements in autistic children when they get a fever suggests that the disease may be reversible if one can replicate the phenomenon in …


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Madison police search for missing person with autism

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Madison police search for missing person with autism
(WMTV) – Madison police are looking for a 25-year-old man with autism who walked away from a group home located in the 6700 block of Tottenham …
Source: Autism
Madison police search for missing person with autism
Autism
(WMTV) – Madison police are looking for a 25-year-old man with autism who walked away from a group home located in the 6700 block of Tottenham …


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Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells

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Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells
Researchers could use the method to explore the role of these star-shaped support cells in autism. Astrocytes are the most abundant cells in the brain.
Source: Autism
Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells
Autism
Researchers could use the method to explore the role of these star-shaped support cells in autism. Astrocytes are the most abundant cells in the brain.


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Madison police search for missing man with autism

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Madison police search for missing man with autism
Police say Charles Pautsch, 25, walked away from a group home in the 6700 block of Tottenham Road around 1:30 a.m. Friday. Officers started …
Source: Autism
Madison police search for missing man with autism
Autism
Police say Charles Pautsch, 25, walked away from a group home in the 6700 block of Tottenham Road around 1:30 a.m. Friday. Officers started …


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Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy

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Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy
Police in Winter Haven, Fla., have issued warrants for the arrest of two Florida child care employees captured on a video taunting and throwing objects …
Source: Autism
Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy
Autism
Police in Winter Haven, Fla., have issued warrants for the arrest of two Florida child care employees captured on a video taunting and throwing objects …


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Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children

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Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children
Rose has also helped coordinate a special needs prom, for which she collected over 500 dresses so the girls could choose the perfect outfit for their …
Source: Special Needs
Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children
Special Needs
Rose has also helped coordinate a special needs prom, for which she collected over 500 dresses so the girls could choose the perfect outfit for their …


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EID Celebrations Hosted Annual Celebration For Children With Special Needs

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EID Celebrations Hosted Annual Celebration For Children With Special Needs
On Saturday, Sept. 16, the non-profit Exceptional Individuals with Dreams Celebrations in conjunction with the Muslim American Society hosted its …
Source: Special Needs
EID Celebrations Hosted Annual Celebration For Children With Special Needs
Special Needs
On Saturday, Sept. 16, the non-profit Exceptional Individuals with Dreams Celebrations in conjunction with the Muslim American Society hosted its …


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Commentary: Let's debunk falsehoods about school choice and special ed

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Commentary: Let’s debunk falsehoods about school choice and special ed
When the special session for the Texas Legislature abruptly ended, the … created a tax-credit scholarship program for students with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Commentary: Let’s debunk falsehoods about school choice and special ed
Special Needs
When the special session for the Texas Legislature abruptly ended, the … created a tax-credit scholarship program for students with special needs.


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Program to locate specialneeds missing persons unveiled in South Brunswick

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Program to locate specialneeds missing persons unveiled in South Brunswick
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – When a person with special needs has gone missing, timing is critical in helping to find them safe. The South Brunswick Police …
Source: Special Needs
Program to locate specialneeds missing persons unveiled in South Brunswick
Special Needs
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – When a person with special needs has gone missing, timing is critical in helping to find them safe. The South Brunswick Police …


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Dad of bullied son takes to Facebook, pleads with parents to teach compassion, love

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Dad of bullied son takes to Facebook, pleads with parents to teach compassion, love
The Facebook post from Idaho father Dan Bezzant has nearly 89,000 shares as he tells the story of his specialneeds son who has suffered a constant …
Source: Special Needs
Dad of bullied son takes to Facebook, pleads with parents to teach compassion, love
Special Needs
The Facebook post from Idaho father Dan Bezzant has nearly 89,000 shares as he tells the story of his special-needs son who has suffered a constant …


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Mc Cordsville, IN

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Mc Cordsville, IN
I am certified to work in elementary education and special… … Send a message explaining your needs and Sarah will reply soon. Response time:.
Source: Special Needs
Mc Cordsville, IN
Special Needs
I am certified to work in elementary education and special… … Send a message explaining your needs and Sarah will reply soon. Response time:.


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Colorado hospitals owed millions in unpaid Medicaid claims

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Colorado hospitals owed millions in unpaid Medicaid claims
After Colorado launched a new system for reimbursing Medicaid claims in March, hospitals are still owed millions of dollars.
Source: Medicaid
Colorado hospitals owed millions in unpaid Medicaid claims
Medicaid
After Colorado launched a new system for reimbursing Medicaid claims in March, hospitals are still owed millions of dollars.


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This very special dog needs a forever home

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This very special dog needs a forever home
The folks at the shelter are hoping a German Shepherd lover willing to take him in and provide the special care he needs. The specially built chair will …
Source: Special Needs
This very special dog needs a forever home
Special Needs
The folks at the shelter are hoping a German Shepherd lover willing to take him in and provide the special care he needs. The specially built chair will …


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Graham-Cassidy Obamacare bill cuts funding to states by $160 billion: Analysis

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Graham-Cassidy Obamacare bill cuts funding to states by 0 billion: Analysis
The bill would take Obamacare funding for the Medicaid expansion and funding for lowering costs on the law’s exchanges and gives it to states via …
Source: Medicaid
Graham-Cassidy Obamacare bill cuts funding to states by 0 billion: Analysis
Medicaid
The bill would take Obamacare funding for the Medicaid expansion and funding for lowering costs on the law’s exchanges and gives it to states via …


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Doctor barred from treating Medicaid, Medicare patients

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Doctor barred from treating Medicaid, Medicare patients
A Las Vegas doctor, who was sentenced in July to three years of probation and seven days in jail for gross lewdness involving female patients, has …
Source: Medicaid
Doctor barred from treating Medicaid, Medicare patients
Medicaid
A Las Vegas doctor, who was sentenced in July to three years of probation and seven days in jail for gross lewdness involving female patients, has …


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Medicaid-expansion states to lose $180 billion under Cassidy-Graham plan, new report says

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Medicaid-expansion states to lose 0 billion under Cassidy-Graham plan, new report says
As a result, states that kept their Medicaid programs small would receive an extra $73 billion, while the federal money to the Medicaid expansion …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid-expansion states to lose 0 billion under Cassidy-Graham plan, new report says
Medicaid
As a result, states that kept their Medicaid programs small would receive an extra $73 billion, while the federal money to the Medicaid expansion …


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Testing…testing…1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap

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Testing…testing…1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap
The Tribune has covered the topic before: the Detroit Lakes School District has a much higher percentage of specialneeds students than state …
Source: Special Needs
Testing…testing…1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap
Special Needs
The Tribune has covered the topic before: the Detroit Lakes School District has a much higher percentage of special-needs students than state …


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Reps Eye Delay for Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital Cuts

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Reps Eye Delay for Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital Cuts
Medicaid DSH payments allow hospitals nationwide to treat our most vulnerable Americans. We urge you to take swift action to delay these harmful …
Source: Medicaid
Reps Eye Delay for Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital Cuts
Medicaid
“Medicaid DSH payments allow hospitals nationwide to treat our most vulnerable Americans. We urge you to take swift action to delay these harmful …


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Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Plan to Replace ACA Funding With a New Block Grant and Cap …

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Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Plan to Replace ACA Funding With a New Block Grant and Cap …
The Senate is preparing to vote next week on the Graham-Cassidy proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and to cap the Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Plan to Replace ACA Funding With a New Block Grant and Cap …
Medicaid
The Senate is preparing to vote next week on the Graham-Cassidy proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and to cap the Medicaid …


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AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania is the Top Rated Medicaid Plan in Pennsylvania

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AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania is the Top Rated Medicaid Plan in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania, a Medical Assistance (Medicaid) managed care plan serving central and …
Source: Medicaid
AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania is the Top Rated Medicaid Plan in Pennsylvania
Medicaid
HARRISBURG, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania, a Medical Assistance (Medicaid) managed care plan serving central and …


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Five Years Later, States That Rejected the Medicaid Expansion May Get Their Reward

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Five Years Later, States That Rejected the Medicaid Expansion May Get Their Reward
When the Supreme Court made the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion optional in 2012, who could have guessed it would be the key to a …
Source: Medicaid
Five Years Later, States That Rejected the Medicaid Expansion May Get Their Reward
Medicaid
When the Supreme Court made the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion optional in 2012, who could have guessed it would be the key to a …


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Dixon street dance helps specialneeds children

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Dixon street dance helps specialneeds children
DIXON — The Evan Daly Blues Band will provide the rock and blues music for a community street dance at 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Dixon United Methodist …
Source: Special Needs
Dixon street dance helps specialneeds children
Special Needs
DIXON — The Evan Daly Blues Band will provide the rock and blues music for a community street dance at 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Dixon United Methodist …


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Guest column: Crapo must follow through and protect Medicaid

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Guest column: Crapo must follow through and protect Medicaid
If Senator Crapo believes that Idaho’s lifeline for people with disabilities is Medicaid, he must work to preserve the financial integrity of the Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Guest column: Crapo must follow through and protect Medicaid
Medicaid
If Senator Crapo believes that Idaho’s lifeline for people with disabilities is Medicaid, he must work to preserve the financial integrity of the Medicaid …


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Meet King: A 'special dog that needs a special home'

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Meet King: A ‘special dog that needs a special home’
Richmond Animal Care and Control says a 6-month-old German Shepherd is “a special dog that needs a special home.” …
Source: Special Needs
Meet King: A ‘special dog that needs a special home’
Special Needs
Richmond Animal Care and Control says a 6-month-old German Shepherd is “a special dog that needs a special home.” …


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2017-2018 Early Childhood Special Education Autism (KIDS)

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2017-2018 Early Childhood Special Education Autism (KIDS)
2017-2018 EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL EDUCATION AUTISM (KIDS) TEACHER. Kim, Frank ES ( learn more ). Clark County School District.
Source: Autism
2017-2018 Early Childhood Special Education Autism (KIDS)
Autism
2017-2018 EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL EDUCATION AUTISM (KIDS) TEACHER. Kim, Frank ES ( learn more ). Clark County School District.


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Golden Circle Donates to Special Needs Students

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Golden Circle Donates to Special Needs Students
Golden Circle Donates to Special Needs Students … for specialized furniture, programs, and educational materials to help children with special needs.
Source: Special Needs
Golden Circle Donates to Special Needs Students
Special Needs
Golden Circle Donates to Special Needs Students … for specialized furniture, programs, and educational materials to help children with special needs.


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A Fringe play that lets you choose your own plot, and a sharp take on autism

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A Fringe play that lets you choose your own plot, and a sharp take on autism
A slow-burning two-hander that takes autism as its main theme, Caitriona Daly’s play balances concern for its central subject with pleasing dramatic …
Source: Autism
A Fringe play that lets you choose your own plot, and a sharp take on autism
Autism
A slow-burning two-hander that takes autism as its main theme, Caitriona Daly’s play balances concern for its central subject with pleasing dramatic …


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153 Autism Spectrum Complexity Community & Family – Moore

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153 Autism Spectrum Complexity Community & Family – Moore
Autism spectrum care includes complexities for the variety of ASD presentations. Dr. Moore explains how recovery involves an informed, coalescent …
Source: Autism
153 Autism Spectrum Complexity Community & Family – Moore
Autism
Autism spectrum care includes complexities for the variety of ASD presentations. Dr. Moore explains how recovery involves an informed, coalescent …


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What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know PDF AUDIOBOOK by Jack Rabin MD

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What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know PDF AUDIOBOOK by Jack Rabin MD
982571526 | PDF (ebook) & Audiobook : http://medical-books.net/e?id=0982571526 Ultrasound and Autism: What Every Pregnant Woman Should …
Source: Autism
What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know PDF AUDIOBOOK by Jack Rabin MD
Autism
982571526 | PDF (ebook) & Audiobook : http://medical-books.net/e?id=0982571526 Ultrasound and Autism: What Every Pregnant Woman Should …


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Making a connection

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Making a connection
As the mother of twin boys with autism and director of the Chico State Autism Clinic, Josie Blagrave has grown accustomed to steeling herself for a …
Source: Autism
Making a connection
Autism
As the mother of twin boys with autism and director of the Chico State Autism Clinic, Josie Blagrave has grown accustomed to steeling herself for a …


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Autism program rolled out at HJ Daley Library in Campbelltown

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Autism program rolled out at HJ Daley Library in Campbelltown
Children with autism will now have a new place to socialise and express themselves with the start of a trial program at Campbelltown’s HJ Daley …
Source: Autism
Autism program rolled out at HJ Daley Library in Campbelltown
Autism
Children with autism will now have a new place to socialise and express themselves with the start of a trial program at Campbelltown’s HJ Daley …


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The True Story Behind the Vaccine-Autism Controversy PDF AUDIOBOOK by Seth Mnookin

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The True Story Behind the Vaccine-Autism Controversy PDF AUDIOBOOK by Seth Mnookin
1439158657 | PDF (ebook) & Audiobook : http://medical-books.net/e?id=1439158657 The Panic Virus: The True Story Behind the Vaccine-Autism …
Source: Autism
The True Story Behind the Vaccine-Autism Controversy PDF AUDIOBOOK by Seth Mnookin
Autism
1439158657 | PDF (ebook) & Audiobook : http://medical-books.net/e?id=1439158657 The Panic Virus: The True Story Behind the Vaccine-Autism …


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Special Education Teacher – Autism Spectrum Disorder Job in Brisbane

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Special Education Teacher – Autism Spectrum Disorder Job in Brisbane
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated TEACHER for a position working with students on the Autism Spectrum.
Source: Autism
Special Education Teacher – Autism Spectrum Disorder Job in Brisbane
Autism
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated TEACHER for a position working with students on the Autism Spectrum.


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Pervasive epistasis in cell proliferation pathways modulates neurodevelopmental defects of autism

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Pervasive epistasis in cell proliferation pathways modulates neurodevelopmental defects of autism
Janani Iyer, Mayanglambam Dhruba Singh, Matthew Jensen, Payal Patel, Lucilla Pizzo, Emily Huber, Haley Koerselman, Alexis T. Weiner, Paola …
Source: Autism
Pervasive epistasis in cell proliferation pathways modulates neurodevelopmental defects of autism
Autism
Janani Iyer, Mayanglambam Dhruba Singh, Matthew Jensen, Payal Patel, Lucilla Pizzo, Emily Huber, Haley Koerselman, Alexis T. Weiner, Paola …


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Autism crae

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Autism crae
Autism crae. Much existing At the forefront of education and social science teaching and research, the IOE is home to 6 academic departments and …
Source: Autism
Autism crae
Autism
Autism crae. Much existing At the forefront of education and social science teaching and research, the IOE is home to 6 academic departments and …


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Free Outdoor Play Day and Ride for Special Needs in Gwinnett Saturday

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Free Outdoor Play Day and Ride for Special Needs in Gwinnett Saturday
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, kids with special needs and other youngsters can play and enjoy giant twister, bounce houses, and other activities at …
Source: Special Needs
Free Outdoor Play Day and Ride for Special Needs in Gwinnett Saturday
Special Needs
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, kids with special needs and other youngsters can play and enjoy giant twister, bounce houses, and other activities at …


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Free Meeting for Parents of Children with Special Needs

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Free Meeting for Parents of Children with Special Needs
You are invited to a FREE session on Building Partnerships for Student Success – IEP 101. Whether your child has just been identified as needing …
Source: Special Needs
Free Meeting for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Special Needs
You are invited to a FREE session on Building Partnerships for Student Success – IEP 101. Whether your child has just been identified as needing …


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Abilis opens new life skills program at Trackside

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Abilis opens new life skills program at Trackside
WILTON — Starting in October, high school graduates with special needs can find help transitioning into adulthood through a new life skills program at …
Source: Special Needs
Abilis opens new life skills program at Trackside
Special Needs
WILTON — Starting in October, high school graduates with special needs can find help transitioning into adulthood through a new life skills program at …


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What this republican senator learned from over a decade of substitute teaching

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What this republican senator learned from over a decade of substitute teaching
Spanish-speaking and special needs teachers are in particularly high demand. At the same time, student enrollments are projected to grow by three …
Source: Special Needs
What this republican senator learned from over a decade of substitute teaching
Special Needs
Spanish-speaking and special needs teachers are in particularly high demand. At the same time, student enrollments are projected to grow by three …


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Fairhope Rotary donates $30500 to Fairhope Intermediate

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Fairhope Rotary donates 500 to Fairhope Intermediate
Jodi Keating of First Community Bank, Fairhope Rotary President Chad Clark present a $30,500 check to Fairhope Intermediate special needs teacher …
Source: Special Needs
Fairhope Rotary donates 500 to Fairhope Intermediate
Special Needs
Jodi Keating of First Community Bank, Fairhope Rotary President Chad Clark present a $30,500 check to Fairhope Intermediate special needs teacher …


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Video Surfaces Of A Reportedly Special Needs Student Being Punched At Louisiana Middle School

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Video Surfaces Of A Reportedly Special Needs Student Being Punched At Louisiana Middle School
Facebook video by Troy Dakin from Jefferson, Louisiana is going viral on social media. The video shows a reportedly special needs student being hit …
Source: Special Needs
Video Surfaces Of A Reportedly Special Needs Student Being Punched At Louisiana Middle School
Special Needs
Facebook video by Troy Dakin from Jefferson, Louisiana is going viral on social media. The video shows a reportedly special needs student being hit …


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Hitting The Bullseyes: Behind The Scenes Of ABC's Remarkable 'Speechless'

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Hitting The Bullseyes: Behind The Scenes Of ABC’s Remarkable ‘Speechless’
By the time its first season wrapped, the series — about a special needs family where oldest son JJ DiMeo (Micah Fowler) has cerebral palsy — had …
Source: Special Needs
Hitting The Bullseyes: Behind The Scenes Of ABC’s Remarkable ‘Speechless’
Special Needs
By the time its first season wrapped, the series — about a special needs family where oldest son JJ DiMeo (Micah Fowler) has cerebral palsy — had …


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Tammany Scene

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Tammany Scene
Franco’s Athletic Club in Mandeville was the site for the annual Cards 4 Kids fundraiser benefiting the Grant’s Gift Foundation. The sophisticated, yet …
Source: Special Needs
Tammany Scene
Special Needs
Franco’s Athletic Club in Mandeville was the site for the annual Cards 4 Kids fundraiser benefiting the Grant’s Gift Foundation. The sophisticated, yet …


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Volunteers help renovate GallopNYC's Forest Hills stable for special needs children

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Volunteers help renovate GallopNYC’s Forest Hills stable for special needs children
Last week GallopNYC’s Forest Hills facility got a major facelift thanks to help from the volunteers at The Home Depot Foundation who helped renovate …
Source: Special Needs
Volunteers help renovate GallopNYC’s Forest Hills stable for special needs children
Special Needs
Last week GallopNYC’s Forest Hills facility got a major facelift thanks to help from the volunteers at The Home Depot Foundation who helped renovate …


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Probation for North Clackamas teacher arrested with heroin (Column)

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Probation for North Clackamas teacher arrested with heroin (Column)
The arrest made headlines because it occurred in the parking lot of Alder Creek Middle School in Milwaukie, where Fletcher taught special needs …
Source: Special Needs
Probation for North Clackamas teacher arrested with heroin (Column)
Special Needs
The arrest made headlines because it occurred in the parking lot of Alder Creek Middle School in Milwaukie, where Fletcher taught special needs …


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I work with kids with autism. The amount of nonsense I have to politely disused is nonsensical

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I work with kids with autism. The amount of nonsense I have to politely disused is nonsensical
Post with 1875 votes and 58209 views. Shared by sureasyourebornyourenevergoingtoseenounicorn. I work with kids with autism. The amount of …
Source: Autism
I work with kids with autism. The amount of nonsense I have to politely disused is nonsensical
Autism
Post with 1875 votes and 58209 views. Shared by sureasyourebornyourenevergoingtoseenounicorn. I work with kids with autism. The amount of …


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There's No Autism Exception To The First Rule

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There’s No Autism Exception To The First Rule
On the bright side, it’s remarkable that there aren’t more tragic interactions between kids with autism spectrum disorder and police. Not that there aren’t …
Source: Autism
There’s No Autism Exception To The First Rule
Autism
On the bright side, it’s remarkable that there aren’t more tragic interactions between kids with autism spectrum disorder and police. Not that there aren’t …


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Writing prompts for students with autism

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Writing prompts for students with autism
Writing prompts for students with autism research paper format harvard writing research papers for college how to write a post lab report for chemistry.
Source: Autism
Writing prompts for students with autism
Autism
Writing prompts for students with autism research paper format harvard writing research papers for college how to write a post lab report for chemistry.


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