Tag Archives: Autism

The FriendMaker app Helps Teens with Social Challenges Make Friends

The FriendMaker mobile app and the book The Science of Making Friends by Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson distill guidance from UCLA’s acclaimed PEERS program, the only evidence-based social skills intervention available for teens and young adults with autism and other social … Read more.

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The UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute

The UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute is an internationally known research organization committed to understanding the causes of and developing better treatments for neurodevelopmental disorders, starting with autism. Through their Education division, the MIND strives to deliver the latest in cutting-edge … Read more.

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Top Ten Surprises About Teens on the Autism Spectrum by Fred Frankel

Fred Frankel, author of Social Skills for Students with Autism/Asperger’s: Helping Adolescents on the Spectrum to Fit In, shares with us the top ten surprises about teens on the Autism Spectrum: 1. Teens on the autism spectrum often use formal … Read more.

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