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University of Utah and Google Working Together for Autistic Children

University of Utah and Google Working Together for Autistic Children

Researchers at the University of Utah have been working with Google’s Project Spectrum to help teach jobs skills to children with Autism. The workshops not only help children to develop new skills which could help them with future career opportunities, but also have helped the children to develop new social interaction skills. Additionally, the workshops are providing parents of Autistic children confidence and optimism that they can go on to develop genuine social relationships with others.

Brain Enlargement More Apparent In Males With Regressive Autism

Brain Enlargement More Apparent In Males With Regressive Autism

In the largest study of brain development in preschoolers with autism to date, a study by UC Davis MIND Institute researchers has found that 3-year-old boys with regressive autism, but not early onset autism, have larger brains than their healthy counterparts.