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A few weeks ago, a new study was published in the journal Pediatrics that hit the news with loud headlines akin to this one: AUTISM SLEEP DISTURBANCES LINKED TO ELECTRONICS IN THE BEDROOM. This kind of study piqued my interest immediately because Quentin has some major sleep issues. I don’t […]

RESEARCH: Screen time and sleep issues for boys with ASD

Last week, a major study in video game use that compared kids who are typically developing to those with ASD and ADHD was released. The study, authored by Micah MazurekĀ  of the University of Missouri, and Christopher Engelhardt, of the Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, appears online in […]

RESEARCH: “Problematic” video game use in boys with ASD & ...

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If you’ve been following my twitter feed, you probably know that I just spent the past four days surrounded by inspiration at the Interaction Design & Children (IDC) 2013 conference. I’m still wrapping my brain around everything I saw and heard (and everyone I interacted with) but I wanted to […]

RESEARCH: IDC Conference – Autism & tech projects galore!