Autism

‘Tone’ of phrase may differ in autism, but meaning is clear

It’s not always what we say, but how we say it: Even a ‘hello’ can take on dramatically different meanings, depending on its delivery. Spoken quickly and with a pitch that rises and falls, it suggests happy excitement; said slowly and with a falling pitch, it can impart disappointment. The patterns of emphasis and intonation …

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Little Explorers Activity Club – Physics Playdates – Market Harborough, UK

We feel very privileged to be part of such a wonderful opportunity for Violet.   A huge thank you to you and Miriam for another wonderful science play date today. Violet loved it and Miriam had created so many wonderful opportunities for learning, we covered so much! I have also been inspired to try more practical and hands on …

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Movement Method parent workshop – Haley, Austin TX

I wanted to mention that I appreciated you offering the parent/teacher training class last Saturday. I think the biggest takeaway for me was at the heart of the Horse Boy Foundation, which is to provide an environment without pressure. I read about this in your parent handbook and saw your volunteers incorporating this practice during …

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Children with Autism Who Live With Pets Are More Assertive

Dogs, cats and other animals may improve social skills of children with autism COLUMBIA, Mo. – Dogs and other pets play an important role in individuals’ social lives, and they can act as catalysts for social interaction, previous research has shown. Although much media attention has focused on how dogs can improve the social skills …

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2014 Study University of Gothenburg – Relatives’ experiences of the Horse Boy Method A qualitative study

ABSTRACTAutumn 2014RESEARCH PROJECT IN PHYSIOTHERAPY, 15 higher education credits First cycle Title: Relatives’ experiences of the Horse Boy MethodA qualitative study Author :Supervisor : Susanne Rosberg Ph D, RPTHanna Hansson Physiotherapy studentJohanna Robertsson Physiotherapy student                             Examiner: Kaisa Mannerkorpi MDr, Ass. Prof, RPT To …

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