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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Foundations of Autism | Early Identification and Intervention | Multi-disciplinary Intervention | Integrative Medicine

Foundations of Autism (November 21, 2008)

Get an overview of autism, including a definition, history, causes, and the current state of research on this topic.

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Early Identification and Intervention (February 12, 2009)

Explore different approaches for early identification and intervention and ways to ensure needed ASD services collaborate together.

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The following professionals were on the presenter panel:

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Multi-disciplinary Intervention (April 14, 2009)

Explore research being done on Fragile X Syndrome and the connections to Autism Spectrum Disorders, different interventions currently being used, and the challenges for correctly identifying these disorders.

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The following professionals were on the presenter panel:

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Integrative Medicine (May 13, 2009)

Gain an understanding of how a paradigm shift toward a more integrative medicine approach could better treat those with Autism Spectrum Disorders and alternative, and complimentary, therapies that are being explored.

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The following professionals were on the presenter panel:

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