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(psychiatry) an abnormal absorption with the self

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In light of the recent events on the exclusion of an autistic child from participating in a school trip, I feel there is a need to have more awareness ('Facebook video: Austistic boy cries with happiness seeing his favourite band', Gulf News, April 27).
A MAN whose home was petrol bombed as his austistic daughter slept inside has been told by police loyalist paramilitaries are out to kill him.
Austistic children and their parents from the Bewick School join Autism Accreditation staff alongside staff from the Theatre Royal.
Bromborough-based Wirral Austistic Society is now launching a campaign to stamp out so-called "mate crime", where someone befriends a vulnerable person and uses the friendship to bully or coerce them into criminal acts.
But since September, the unit for austistic children has been separated from the new Welsh-language school and the children in the unit receive food from the canteen delivered to their classroom.
Hutchings, who supported Labour before switching to the Conservatives, brandished a picture of her austistic son at Blair before being bundled off camera by security.
Home-based behavioral treatment for young austistic children.