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Asperger Syndrome (INACTIVE)

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  • Ask Amy: Man with Asperger's faces dating challenges

    Ask Amy: Man with Asperger's faces dating challenges
    Dear Amy: I am attracted to a younger woman who goes to my church. I have known her for about two years. She is attractive, sweet and talented. Whenever we see each other, we say hello and exchange hugs. I got the courage to ask her out but she told...
  • Demand soars for special ed boarding schools

     Demand soars for special ed boarding schools
    Increasing autism rates and rising mental health issues among children are causing a spike in the number of public school students attending residential treatment centers, boarding schools that combine education with intense therapy. Many parents say...
  • Newtown Massacre Panel Hampered By Secrecy, Lack Of Funds

     Newtown Massacre Panel Hampered By Secrecy, Lack Of Funds
    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's own Sandy Hook Advisory Commission isn't having any more luck than the general public and news outlets in obtaining information from state police investigators about the tragedy. The panel of experts that the governor appointed...
  • 'Parenthood' writer-producer Jason Katims aims to keep it real

    Television producer and writer Jason Katims is known for tackling emotional stories. Even his new NBC comedy, "About a Boy," deals with bullying and depression. But family challenges are most apparent in his dramas, especially "Parenthood," finishing...
  • Adam Lanza's father says he wishes son had never been born

    Peter Lanza, the father of the man who killed 20 children and six educators in an elementary school in Connecticut, wishes his son, Adam, had never been born because the massacre was an act that “couldn't get any more evil.” In a series of...
  • Sharon L. Friedlander

    Sharon L. Friedlander
    Sharon L. Friedlander, a much beloved Baltimore County public schools special education teacher, died Jan. 24 of giant cell myocarditis, a rare disease that attacks the heart, at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The longtime Pikesville resident was 59. "Sharon...
  • Final Newtown school shooting report released

    Final Newtown school shooting report released
    NEW YORK — Police responding to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., last year found the hallway strewn with rifle casings, the "distinct smell of fired ammunition" in the building, and children and teachers locked in closets...
  • A Chilling Look Into Adam Lanza's World

    A Chilling Look Into Adam Lanza's World
    Three words scream out from a storybook 10-year-old Adam Lanza wrote as a fifth-grader. "Let's hurt children." The young Lanza put those words in the mouth of Dora the Beserker (sic), one of the homicidal characters included in "The Big Book of...
  • Sandy Hook Panel To Receive Lanza Treatment Records

     Sandy Hook Panel To Receive Lanza Treatment Records
    HARTFORD — The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission secured a promise Friday from Peter Lanza to turn over at least some of Newtown shooter Adam Lanza's treatment records, and heard from two of the foremost autism experts on what the disorder isn't, as...
  • Two films to be shown for School Choice Week at Orlando Science Center

    Two films to be shown for School Choice Week at Orlando Science Center
    Two films promoting alternatives to traditional public schools will be shown at the Orlando Science Center next Tuesday as part of an event tied to National School Choice Week. The event, which will also include a panel discussion, is sponsored by the...
  • Local Voices Lake, Jan. 23 edition

    Local Voices Lake, Jan. 23 edition
    Letter to the editor from Mundelein. Stop bullying I believe that there is a problem when it comes to the harassment of autistic kids in school. There are laws and policies around the country against bullying (usually considered discrimination and...