Wendy Ross, M.D., the director of the new Center for Autism and Neurodiversity at Jefferson Health and Thomas Jefferson University, recently had a letter to the editor published in the New York Times’ Book Review. Dr. Ross’s letter responded to an essay by Columbia University professor Marie Myung-Ok Lee titled “The Trouble With Autism in more »
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Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is the most common neurodevelopmental disorder of childhood. Occupational Therapist and autism expert Dr. Roseann Schaaf explains the importance of early intervention.
Called a portable hug, NBC’s Today.com says that families are experimenting with weighted vests for children with autism. The news site featured a mom who is sewing the vests for free using recycled military uniforms.