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Happy Holidays with Autism

By Andrea Davis

Tis the season for loud, noisy Christmas ballads blasting throughout the department stores and seas of people crowding shopping malls to take advantage of those holiday sales. 1,184 more words

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Developmental Coordination Disorder in the Classroom


Elisabeth Hill, Laura Crane and Emma Sumner are based in the Department of Psychology’s Goldsmiths Action Lab.  Their research focuses on a range of neurodevelopmental conditions, particularly autism and developmental coordination disorder. 884 more words

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What happens when people with autism grow old?

Dr. Rebecca Charlton is Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in the Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths University of London. Her research focuses on age-related conditions and falls into three areas: Typical Ageing, Depression, and Ageing in Developmental Disorders.  858 more words

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Memory and sense of self may play more of a role in autism than we thought

Lorna Goddard, Goldsmiths, University of London

It’s well-known that those with autism spectrum disorders including Asperger’s syndrome develop difficulties with social communication and show stereotyped patterns of behaviour. 871 more words

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Let's Talk Developmental Disorders: An Interview with Maycol Mueses

Mental health is a general term that encompasses so many different experiences, from mental illness to developmental disorders and learning disabilities. I want to highlight the work that a friend of mine, Maycol Mueses, is doing with young people who have developmental disorders and learning disabilities. 1,609 more words

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An end to sleepless nights? New hope for families raising children with ADHD

Alice M. Gregory, Professor of Psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London. She is a member of the Advisory Board for a digital parent education endeavor on infant and toddler sleep that is being supported by Johnson’s Baby. 797 more words

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