How are schools doing, when it comes to welcoming children with autism into mainstream education? How successful is the 2014 Dutch Appropriate Education Act for pupils with autism? An estimated 16,000 school-age children do not attend school, with about 5,000 suspected of having autism.
Hearing is important in many aspects of communication, health, and quality of life. Still, many people ignore the risks and turn up the volume on Spotify or fail to protect their hearing at music festivals. Lost hearing will not return, so why risk it?
Growing up, kids get attached to their caregivers, who help regulate their emotions. But they may also experience trauma, e.g. sexual abuse, depression, or anxiety. Our central question was therefore “How do attachment, trauma, and emotion regulation correlate?