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Teachers unprepared for children with autism spectrum disorders
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Teachers unprepared for children with autism spectrum disorders

Auckland, New Zealand-A story from the the New Zealand Herald caught our eye this morning, which stated that teachers and educators in New Zealand schools are unprepared for the challenges of autistic children in their classrooms. A 14 year old buy was rece...
Family of young boy with autism who wanderd from Garden Court facility finally get answers
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Family of young boy with autism who wanderd from Garden Court facility finally get answers

Garden Court facility, Mangere, Auckland - Julian Stacey was 11-years-old when he wandered out of a side gate of the Garden Court facility in Mangere on February 7, 2010. Julian needed constant supervision.His body was sadly found at the nearby pond. A ...
Waitaki Autism Trust provides funding for parents to use ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis).
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Waitaki Autism Trust provides funding for parents to use ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis).

Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand - Waitaki Autism Trust was established in December last year by Yanina Vidal and Stephanie Peters. The Otago Daily Times reports that it was set up as a support network in the Oamaru area and a way to provide funding for parents to u...