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Autism Candles – NHS Education and Autism Services

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Autism Candles – Social inclusion of children with Autism in mainstream educational environments

In this talk Prof Mitchell K. Byrne reports on his research ‘Understanding Our Peers; An intervention to promote social inclusion of children with Autism in mainstream educational environments’…

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Autism Candles – Asking the Minister for Education about ASD and Autism services in schools

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Autism Candles – Education secretary visits Denver’s Firefly Autism

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stopped in Denver and Colorado Springs Wednesday as part of her tour to rethink education. In Denver, DeVos visited the Firefly Autism House in Denver…

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Autism Candles – Autism Education

The vital role the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools plays in educating students with Autism in schools throughout the valley.

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Autism Candles – The Welsh Autism Show Cardiff: Special Education Needs (SEN)

Michael Charles of Sinclairs Law talks about Special Education Needs (SEN) at The Welsh Autism Show, Cardiff. Recorded on 28th September 2017.

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Autism Candles – Autism Education

By Marc Ellison, Executive Director of the Autism Training Center, for the 2017 CIP Cros-Training Conference in Charleston.

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Autism Candles – Using Visuals to Teach Autistic Students

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A Real Look At Autism Video Series

A Real Look at Autism is a series of video episodes which introduce the audience to different autism concerns, treatment methods and unique lives in the autism community.  This video series is great for anyone new to autism who want to learn more.

Anxiety in School – Episode 1

A look at a third grader and her anxiety in school.

Messy Eating – Episode 2

How a mother uses an Ipad as an incentive to help her 9-year old son learn more socially acceptable ways of eating.

Food Allergies and Autism – Episode 3

How therapists and parents are helping a six-year old boy with autism with severe food allergies learn to eat more safely.

Down Syndrome and Autism – Episode 4

An introduction to an 11-year old boy with both autism and Down Syndrome. See how he learns life skills in a slow but steady way.

Playing with Toys – Episode 5

How a grandmother is using the techniques of imitate and expand to play with her 2 1/2 year old grandson who is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Originally he did not want to play with others and had very few words.

Grocery Store Outing – Episode 6

How a dad and his 10 year old son with severe autism take on grocery store shopping. They call it “shopping therapy” and with some help from the therapist, Noah is learning to be successful in an environment that can be very stimulating and distracting.

Neighborhood Play Group – Episode 7

How an integrative play group helps a 7-year old girl with autism and her neighborhood friends.

Communication Devise – Episode 8

How assistive communication technology such as PECS is helping a nonverbal 7-year old boy with autism talk.

Occupational Therapy – Episode 9

How occupational therapy is helping a 17-year old cope with sensitivities to sounds and touch.

Behavior Plan at Camp – Episode 10

How a behavior plan and reward system is helping a 10-year old boy make progress at camp.

Art Therapy – Episode 11

How a 14-year old boy is connected with art and art therapy approaches which has improved his verbal and motor skills.

Swim School – Episode 12

How Daniel learns to function safely and appropriately in a swimming school.

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Temple Grandin Thinking in Pictures Lecture

Temple Grandin has a PHD in Animal Science and is also a professor at the Colorado State University. As a best selling author and a world renowned autism advocate who also has autism she crafts amazing lectures inciting understandings of autism. In this lecture Temple Grandin explains visual thinking styles in autism.

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A Day in the Life of a Child with Autism

This video takes a glimpse into the day to day lives of some students with autism who attend an Applied Behavior Analysis centered school in Levittown, New York:

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Essentials for Educators: High Functioning Autism

Essentials for Educators is a thirty-seven minute video presented by Utah parents, teachers and other professionals in the field of Autism. The great part of this presentation is that it explains some of the underlying differences found in individuals all across the autism spectrum and makes suggestions for strategies to increase success in mainstream educational settings.

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Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers

Understanding Autism

Although intended for secondary school teachers, this video collection offers a helpful overview for anyone seeking to better understand autism:

This guide for secondary school teachers was produced by the Organization for Autism Research (OAR) and the Fairfax County (VA) Public Schools system. Grants from the American Legion Child Welfare Foundation and the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism made this video series possible.

Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers – Part 1

Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers – Part 2

Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers – Part 3

Understanding Autism: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers – Part 4

To provide feedback or inquire about using this resource in your school district, please visit www.researchautism.org or send an e-mail to programs@researchautism.org.