Autism affects roughly one per cent of the population yet there are still many unknowns about this complex spectrum of disorders. The Centre for Autism Students’ Association at the University of Alberta will shine a light on autism and autism research by bringing together renowned experts during the Discovering Autism Interdisciplinary Conference on March 21, 2015. Continue reading
Children between 8 and 12 years old can register for the 8-week Child Social Skills program, starting April 8, 2015. Parents are able drop their children off for this group. All sessions will take place at the LD Edmonton office.
If you are a person with ADHD, or a caregiver of a child with ADHD, who is being treated with medication for ADHD, the Centre for ADHD Awareness, Canada (CADDAC) needs to hear about your experiences through a brief survey. The survey is available at https://www.surveymonkey.com/
s/FKC8YFB and will be open to responses until April 15, 2015. It should not take more than 10 minutes to complete.
It is important to intervene as soon as possible when experiencing signs of anxiety. Here are some valuable resources that you may want to investigate. Best of all they’re all free! Continue reading