Do schools give special exceptions to autistic applicants?

Are there any special programs or grants fru autistic applicants?
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Publication date: October 2018Source: The Lancet Neurology, Volume 17, Issue 10Author(s): Josep-E Baños, Irene Cambra-Badii, Elena Guardiola
Source: The Lancet Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Abstract Drug treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) with stimulants, such as methylphenidate, has been widespread across the developed countries and is also becoming common in adults. However, this seemingly effective treatment is not without controversy on the evidence that supports their use. In addition, disparities in the frequency of its use across the world are tremendous. Although stimulants are one of the standard therapies for ADHD, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) lacks such a drug treatment. Focusing on neurogenetic conditions with defined genetic abnormalities, which have ASD as a ...
Source: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Tags: Clin Pharmacol Ther Source Type: research
Conclusion: The study results indicate that SLPs practicing in India show average and below average scores on a questionnaire assessing knowledge and beliefs regarding autism. The study findings have implications towards developing improved training and course structure related to assessment and intervention of children with autism for SLPs practicing in India.Folia Phoniatr Logop 2018;70:191 –202
Source: Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Source Type: research
Condition:   Autism Spectrum Disorder Interventions:   Drug: AZD7325_10;   Drug: AZD7325_20;   Drug: Placebo Sponsor:   King's College London Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Autism Spectrum Disorder Intervention:   Behavioral: 12 ECHO Autism telehealth clinics Sponsors:   Massachusetts General Hospital;   University of Toronto;   Children's Hospital of Philadelphia;   University of Pittsburgh;   University of Rochester;   Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati;   University of Arkansas;   Massachusetts General Hospital for Chil dren;   Nationwide Children's Hospital; &nbs...
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Autism Spectrum Disorder Intervention:   Other: Psychiatric diagnosis Sponsor:   National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Association between the methylation of six apoptosis‑associated genes with autism spectrum disorder. Mol Med Rep. 2018 Sep 10;: Authors: Zhao Y, Zhou C, Yu H, Zhang W, Cheng F, Yu H, Zhou D, Li B, Liu J, Dai J, Zhong J, Chen M, Huang T, Pan R, Duan S, Hu Z Abstract Excessive apoptosis hinders the process of brain maturation and is regarded as one of the principal risk factors for the development of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between the methylation of six apoptosis‑associated genes [transforming growth factor β 1 (TGFB1), BCL...
Source: Molecular Medicine Reports - Category: Molecular Biology Tags: Mol Med Rep Source Type: research
Autism Research, EarlyView.
Source: Autism Research - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
Autism Research, EarlyView.
Source: Autism Research - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
AbstractThe number of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) enrolling in post-secondary education is increasing, yet few graduate. Approximately 40 –70% of individuals with ASD experience a mental health issue, and these issues may be a contributing factor for students not completing their degrees. Using data from a Canadian peer-mentorship program, the present study examined the prevalence of mental health issues in post-secondary students w ith ASD, their service utilization patterns, and barriers to accessing services they need. Many participants reported experiencing at least one co-occurring mental hea...
Source: International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction - Category: Addiction Source Type: research
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