Early Signs of Autism Video Tutorial – To improve recognition of the early signs of ASD among pediatricians, parents, and early intervention providers, autism researcher Dr. Rebecca Landa of Kennedy Krieger Institute has developed a free 9-minute video tutorial on ASD behavioral signs in one-year-olds. The tutorial consists of six video clips comparing toddlers who show no signs of ASD to toddlers who show early signs of ASD. Each video is presented with voice-over explaining how the specific behaviors exhibited by the child, as they occur on screen, are either indicative of ASD or typical child development.
Autism “Awareness” – Ten Things You Should Know – If you know someone with an autism spectrum disorder such as classic autism or Aspergers syndrome, this video will help you understand a little bit more about why people with autism are the way they are, given from the perspective of a man with autism.
Trying To Cope With A Severely Autistic Child – Michele Sheffield wants to keep her severely autistic 20 year-old son Harley at home but he has become too big and violent for her to handle on her own. She fears for his safety if he was to go into an institution or group home.
What is Severe Autism with Self-Injurious Behaviors? – An inside Look at Autism with Self-Injury. Bad vs. Good Day. Positive and Disturbing sides of autism. Providing pro-active and acute positive behavioral support is key to helping these vulnerable individuals.