The purpose of this group is to provide a personal place to share experiences; education; supporters of people with special needs; family members of special needs individuals; provide important information; bring awareness; and to get updated on current laws and research pertaining to individuals with special needs, supporters of individuals with special needs or any faction thereof. Special needs is defined as an individual with a physical handicap; learning handicap; or mental health disorder. Examples of special needs are Autism Spectrum Disorder, Dyslexia, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder,Bi-polar, Cerebral Palsy. Schizophrenia, Addiction Disorder, and the such.
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Location: global and universal
Latest Activity: on Monday
When we talk about autism, we often speak seriously. And it’s no wonder why: autism is a serious disorder that is associated with many strengths but also many challenges. Let’s face it, though: people with and without autism are funny, and we can…Continue
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When the movement for “autism awareness” first began, the goal truly was as simple as making people aware of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). And while there is still a great need to inform people about autism, the focus has shifted away from simple…Continue
By James GallagherHealth and science reporter, BBC News website15 February 2017Brain scans can detect autism long…Continue