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  • 2000
  • American Psychiatric Association (2000) Autistic disorder. (springer.com)
  • In February 2000 William Walsh, Ph.D. of the Pfeiffer Treatment Center discovered that "most autistic patients exhibit evidence of diminished metallothionein (MT) activity and (that)…many of the classic features of autism can be explained by a compromised metallothionein system. (springboard4health.com)
  • neurofeedback
  • As I have told you before, the reasons that higher functioning autistics are used as research subjects in most studies, is that they involve compliance issues, such as the ability to sit still in an MRI scanner so as not to confound the results, or cooperate and learn a neurofeedback task such as mu supression, etc. (blogspot.com)
  • Childhood Autism
  • Hansson SL, Röjvall AS, Rastam M, Gillberg C, Gillberg C and Anckarsäter H (2005) Psychiatric telephone interview with parents for screening of childhood autism - tics, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and other comorbidities (A-TAC). (rxpgnews.com)
  • brains
  • This permits the targeting and amelioration of abnormal connectivity patterns in the brains of people who are autistic. (springer.com)
  • abnormal
  • The central features of Autistic Disorder are the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication, and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. (healthyplace.com)
  • We review factors known to control these processes with an emphasis on nuclear receptor activation as one signaling control that may be abnormal and contribute to increased brain volume in autistic disorders. (nih.gov)
  • Journal
  • This Swedish study, published in the September issue of the British Journal of Psychiatry, set out to test a parent telephone interview focused on autistic disorders. (rxpgnews.com)
  • intellectual
  • With such a high number of persons with classic autism or autistic disorder having an intellectual disability it is shocking that very little is mentioned about the relationship between intellectual disability and classic autism. (blogspot.com)
  • If it is important to identify the subjects of a study as having High Functioning Autism, as having average or greater IQ's, is it valid to generalize those results to other persons with Autism Disorder and intellectual disabilities? (blogspot.com)
  • I have now provided 3 credible sources to support the 75-80% range of persons with Autistic Disorder as also being Intellectually disabled - the ICD, the CPA and the CDC and Mr. Griswold can only repeat his opposition to an association between Autistic Disorder and Intellectual Disability. (blogspot.com)
  • These figures and sources are my authorities for the upper end of the 75-80% range of persons with Autistic Disorder having an Intellectual Disability. (blogspot.com)
  • child
  • Though path of parenting an autistic child is difficult, it is not impossible. (indiaparenting.com)
  • In childhood disintegrative disorder, development in the first several years of life is unequivocally normal and is followed by a marked developmental regression (a child who previously had been speaking in sentences becomes totally mute), and various autistic features develop. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • I understand the difficulties of working with a severely autistic child. (blogspot.com)