Developmental psychology

MOVIA Robotics Welcomes Josias Reynoso to Its Team, Offering His Knowledge and Perspective as a Youth on the Autism Spectrum

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 1:44pm

is proud to welcome Josias Reynoso as the newest member of its growing team.

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  • is proud to welcome Josias Reynoso as the newest member of its growing team.
  • He brings with him to MOVIA his knowledge of robotics, coding and passion for teaching, as well as his own personal growth experience as a youth on the Autism Spectrum.
  • Josias will also be working on a MOVIA STEAM initiative to help expose children at a young age to coding and other STEAM related activities.
  • In addition, Josias will be engaging with customers to provide perspective and "hope" while on Zoom training calls and in person.

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Presents Sleep Data from Study of Zygel™ in Children and Adolescents with Both Developmental and Epileptic Encephalopathies (DEE) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) at the Associated Professional Sleep Societies SLEEP 2021 Annual

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 5:30pm

Furthermore, the children with both DEE and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) showed more wide-ranging benefits on sleep compared to those with DEE alone.

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  • Furthermore, the children with both DEE and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) showed more wide-ranging benefits on sleep compared to those with DEE alone.
  • Epilepsy and sleep disorders have a bidirectional relationship and co-occur in individuals with ASD.
  • While these results are exploratory in nature, they are encouraging and warrant confirmation in future clinical trials of Zygel in patients with DEE and/or ASD.
  • Any forward-looking statements that the Company makes in this press release speak only as of the date of this press release.

Unlocking the Genius of Autism -New School Opens in Riverhead

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:32pm

RIVERHEAD, N.Y., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Acton Academy Eastern Long Island today announced the first phase of the Autism Studio launching July 6, 2021 in Riverhead, NY.

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  • RIVERHEAD, N.Y., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Acton Academy Eastern Long Island today announced the first phase of the Autism Studio launching July 6, 2021 in Riverhead, NY.
  • It is a revolutionary new program that seeks to unlock this highly intelligent, grossly misunderstood population.
  • The Autism Studio, phase one, will begin this July, inviting non-speaking and minimally-speaking autistic individuals to learn S2C.
  • Andrea has published two books on autism, Autism A New Humanity (Hay House 2015) and Autism: A New Perspective (KDP 2019) which she co-authored with a non-verbal autist from Portugal.

More than 8 in 10 Parents Plan to Send Their Children to In-person School in the Fall

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 5:23pm

"A majority of parents want schools to enact COVID-19 safety precautions, particularly those parents who are unsure whether they will send their children to school in person.

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  • "A majority of parents want schools to enact COVID-19 safety precautions, particularly those parents who are unsure whether they will send their children to school in person.
  • Communicating with parents about specific safety measures they plan to retain in fall 2021 could help schools assuage concerns and instill confidence for parents."
  • 84 percent of parents plan to send at least some of their children to school in-person in the fall, while another 12 percent are unsure.
  • The most common reasons parents do not plan to send their children to in-person schooling relate to safety.

Move This World Partners with Sparkler Learning to Launch “Big Heart World” Social-Emotional Initiative Nationwide

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 3:27pm

Move This World , the nations leading social emotional learning provider of multimedia curriculum, is collaborating with Sparkler Learning to promote healthy social and emotional development in children.

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  • Move This World , the nations leading social emotional learning provider of multimedia curriculum, is collaborating with Sparkler Learning to promote healthy social and emotional development in children.
  • We are delighted that Move This World is now part of a world-class group of partners assembled by Sparkler Learning.
  • Big Heart World content will also be made available in Move This Worlds early learning programs for SY21-22.
  • Move This World is the leading provider of social emotional learning (SEL) multimedia experiences for PreK-12 students, educators, and families.

Education partnership promises learning loss remedies

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 7:40pm

Lincoln Learning Solutions , based in western Pennsylvania, and FocalPoint , of Atlanta, are hopeful the collaboration will make great strides towards closing learning gaps for students and improving report cards for schools.

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  • Lincoln Learning Solutions , based in western Pennsylvania, and FocalPoint , of Atlanta, are hopeful the collaboration will make great strides towards closing learning gaps for students and improving report cards for schools.
  • "We recognize that there's the usual learning loss that results over a typical summer break, but the pandemic has taken it to a new level," FocalPoint CEO, Kiran Athota, said.
  • "The granular data we're able to cull and provide marries perfectly with LLS's granular approach to individualized learning."
  • "What we are trying to do here, essentially, is to address a national problem with local accuracy by clearly identifying learning loss and offering adaptive remediation solutions," Clements said.

Rangam and Spectrum Fusion Collaboration Empowers Neurodivergent Employees and Job Seekers to Jumpstart their Careers During Autism Acceptance Month

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 2:42pm

SourceAbled uses an end-to-end, tech-enable hiring program to build a connected inclusive community in the workplace for neurodivergent talent.

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  • SourceAbled uses an end-to-end, tech-enable hiring program to build a connected inclusive community in the workplace for neurodivergent talent.
  • "One of our goals is employment for all, but too often talent on the autism spectrum is overlooked for creative positions.
  • The exemplary work the Spectrum Fusion team has produced showcases that individuals on the spectrum can excel in virtually any field when given the opportunity.
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Autism Biomarkers Could Save Billions in Healthcare Costs According to Recent Study

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 8:39pm

b'SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The use of accurate biomarkers for detecting autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could result in saving billions of dollars in healthcare costs, according to a paper recently published in the journal Autism Research .

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  • b'SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The use of accurate biomarkers for detecting autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could result in saving billions of dollars in healthcare costs, according to a paper recently published in the journal Autism Research .
  • Unfortunately, this high rate of autism in the US, when combined with a relatively small number of specialists trained to make the diagnosis, has resulted in long wait times for families to receive an autism evaluation.
  • The study focused on two recently researched and published biomarker technologies: a molecular saliva test and a remote eye gazing tracking technology.
  • Recently, it has leveraged its expertise in RNA analysis to co-develop a COVID-19 saliva test with SUNY Upstate Medical University.

New Center for Children with Autism Opens Next Week

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 8:28pm

b'WARRENVILLE, Ill., April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caravel Autism Health will open the doors to a new autism therapy center serving families across the Naperville/Warrenville/Aurora area next week.

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  • b'WARRENVILLE, Ill., April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caravel Autism Health will open the doors to a new autism therapy center serving families across the Naperville/Warrenville/Aurora area next week.
  • "Our team specializes in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy, which helps children develop skills, create connections, and gain confidence.
  • "\nIn addition to evaluation, diagnostics and treatment, Caravel Autism Health also provides support, counseling, and guidance for families impacted by autism.
  • Caravel\'s team of autism health experts specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of children on the autism spectrum.

Global Healthcare Artificial Intelligence (AI) Partnering Terms and Agreement Directory/Report 2010-2020: Disclosed Headlines, Upfronts, Milestones and Royalties by Stage of Development - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 11:53am

The report provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how and why companies enter artificial intelligence partnering deals.

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  • The report provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how and why companies enter artificial intelligence partnering deals.
  • This report provides details of the latest artificial intelligence, oligonucletides including aptamers agreements announced in the healthcare sectors.
  • In addition, a comprehensive appendix is provided organized by artificial intelligence partnering company A-Z, deal type definitions and artificial intelligence partnering agreements example.
  • Global Artificial Intelligence Partnering Terms and Agreements includes:
    In Global Artificial Intelligence Partnering Terms and Agreements, the available contracts are listed by: