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Field Study: Developmental Disorders

Last Wednesday, I went on a field study with my Developmental Disorders class! We went to the Experimentarium which is an interactive science and technology museum. 237 more words


The Revolving Door

A couple of weeks ago in one of my psychology classes we were discussing children with disabilities. Primarily cognitive that would require an IEP as opposed to physical. 1,368 more words


Coaches Who Care: Mercy's Trost

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To say Mercy soccer coach Donna Trost likes team-building activities would be like saying its most famous graduate, Abby Wambach, likes scoring goals. 897 more words


Researchers Zero in on the Best Way to Diagnose Autism

Autism is a complex developmental disorder, and diagnosing it properly usually involves a combination of different tests. In the latest issue of JAMA, scientists provide the most up-to-date assessment yet of which tests work best for detecting genetic mutations associated with certain kinds of autism. 582 more words

Van Riemsdyk visits Jersey Shore with Stanley Cup

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BRICK – On Thursday morning, Stanley Cup champion and Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk returned to the rink where his dreams of NHL grandeur were first conceived, to celebrate with his first hockey family… 1,314 more words


Premature Babies Are More Likely to Develop This Personality Type

How gregarious you are, whether you tend to be anxious all the time and how responsible you are for your own actions certainly depend on a myriad of factors. 422 more words

Crazy Like Us

My daughter is on the autism spectrum. She’s high functioning enough that you might not notice right away, but spend enough time with her and it’s hard to miss. 698 more words