Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

The Coombe Hospital Dublin has apologised to a teenage boy with autism and his family for the failings in care after his birth. The apology was read out in the High Court as the young man, who cannot be named, has settled his legal action for €15m. His counsel Dr John O’Mahony SC, with Cian … Continue reading Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

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LOVE-SO-TRUE: UK granny, 81, dying to reunite with her 36-year-old Egyptian lover

Iris Jones, 81, from Somerset, flew to Egypt where she married Mohamed Ahmed Ibriham in November after meeting on Facebook last year - but they've since spent weeks apart as he remains in his homeland. The loved-up gran shared a GIF (an animated image) online which showed a love heart formed out of rose petals, and tagging her Mohamed, she wrote: "For … Continue reading LOVE-SO-TRUE: UK granny, 81, dying to reunite with her 36-year-old Egyptian lover

How you can help children with autism learn better

While most educators agree that no recipe exists for teaching any individual student or group of students, there are certainly some guidelines that can be helpful for supporting students with certain labels. Students with autism may have unique needs with learning, social skills, and communication, therefore, teachers will need strategies to address each one of … Continue reading How you can help children with autism learn better