New Genetic Tools to Treat Autism and Pediatric Neurological Disorders University of California Television (UCTV) Joseph G. Gleeson, MD, Rady Professor of Neuroscience at UC San Diego joins William Mobley, MD, PhD to his work sequencing DNA to find treatments for neurodevelopmental disorders. Learn more about using a genetic framework to tease out the individual contributors to autism, why implementing rapid DNA sequencing for newborns can make huge impacts, and more.
Homework, Organization, and Time Management Strategies to Help Kids with ADHD Help for ADHD Many youth with ADHD struggle with completing homework, planning ahead for projects and tests, organizing school materials, and using time efficiently. This presentation provides parents of youth with ADHD with an understanding of some practical strategies for building and encouraging students’ use of homework, organization, and planning skills.
What Is Asperger's? VideoMD Asperger's Syndrome falls under the autism spectrum. Unlike autism, someone diagnosed with Asperger's have regular language development. They do struggle with social interaction. Learn more about Asperger's by watching this video.
Conditions May Mimic ADHD Lee Memorial Health System Take an active child, who’s easily distracted and some might jump to conclusions: that he or she has ADHD. But experts caution not to rush to judgment.