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Stanford Adult Autism Checklist

Parents of children with autism are often overwhelmed by the complexities of transitioning out of the school system into the fragmented system of adult care. This checklist from Stanford Autism

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Autism

Autism Services branch at DDS

DDS has a new Autism Services branch.  They describe themselves as being at the intersection of DDS, CBOs, and the Regional Centers and can work to address systemic issues and

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Mental Health and Emotional Regulation

Developmental Milestones from CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) have revised developmental milestones in the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” program, which helps parents identify autism

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Accessibility

Housing Modifications for Independence

Click here to read the latest newsletter from the Resource Development Workgroup. This month’s topic is home modifications. Home modifications include DME, assistive technology, universal design features, remodeling and renovation. Did

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Developmental concerns before 36 months

Strategies for Better Sleep | Kyo

Sleep issues commonly affect children, especially those diagnosed with developmental disabilities. 80% of parents of children with developmental disabilities report some problem with their child’s sleep; 25% describe the problem

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