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"Falling" Returns with Powerful Impact

Falling
by Deanna Jent
Directed by Deanna Jent
Mustard Seed Theatre
April 12th, 2014

Falling has become quite the success story in terms of St. Louis theatre on a national stage.   1,007 more words

St Louis Theatre

"Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism"

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This April 15, 2014 Health Day article on the Philly.com website talks about ways that a family dog can be beneficial to a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  48 more words

Health

My Autism Rant

I write this understanding that I am only a year and a half into this life with autism. I know I have a lot to learn and understand that I’ll likely make many mistakes along the way. 1,685 more words

Coping

Aspergers, or schizoid personality disorder?

Making diagnoses can be tricky business. In the medical world, even with all the lab tests and imaging currently available, physicians frequently have a hard time pinpointing the best label (never mind the best treatment) for a set of symptoms. 1,290 more words

Diagnoses

Mindblind by Jennifer Roy

Fourteen-year-old Nathaniel Gideon Clark is a highly unusual boy with an off-the-charts IQ- loved but misunderstood by his mother, ignored by his father, and oblivious to social norms. 604 more words

Autism Spectrum: Unite Together

A  ltering preconceived ideas and understand that autism is way of life not only a diagnosis

U  nderstanding creates acceptance

T  aking time to learn about people on the autism spectrum educates society. 368 more words

Autism Spectrum

Embracing the Amazing

April is Autism Awareness Month.  From time to time I see a post on Facebook that states “every day is Autism Awareness Day at our house.”  I can relate to that.   675 more words

Autism