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Florida Plummets in National Ranking of Helping People With Intellectual Disabilities

Friday, January 11, 2019

From Orlando Sentinel: “Two national advocacy groups compiled the rankings, which found the state dropped from 18th to 34th place over the past dozen years, and it ranked last in the nation in helping people with such disabilities get jobs in a competitive workplace.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Kindergartners Born in August More Likely to Be Diagnosed with ADHD

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

From ADDITUDE Magazine: “A new study published by The New England Journal of Medicine finds that the immaturity of younger students whose birthdays fall close to enrollment cut-offs may be mistaken for attention deficit disorder.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How to Recognize Signs of Autism in Babies

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

From Fatherly: “The difficult thing for even the most attentive parent is figuring out which concerning behaviors are simply part of a baby’s social and cognitive development, and which are symptomatic of a child being on the autism spectrum.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.