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Benefits of Weighted Blankets for Autism at any age

The Benefits of Weighted Blankets for AutismĀ and Aspergers

  Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) describes five disorders that fall under the category of pervasive development disorders, and they include:
  1. Autism
  2. Asperger Syndrome
  3. Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
  4. Rett Syndrome
  5. Pervasive Development Disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS).
Children afflicted with one of these disorders typically have problems communicating, engage in repetitive actions or behaviors, lack social skills...

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Autism Cause: Autism Speaks & Mosaic Weighted Blankets Thanks You!

The Autism Speaks event in Austin Saturday was great fun! Met lots of cool families, supporters and professionals who work with ASD and SPD. Read about the 35,000 attendees at this local news-site.

So heart-warming to see all the participants and family team members walking to support this great autism cause! Hope you all enjoyed the resource fair, as well...

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