Video-Autism research takes brains: Cynthia Schumann at TEDxUCDavis-Since officially launching the Brain Endowment for Autism Research Sciences (BEARS) tissue program in February of 2012, Dr. Cyndi Schumann has given outreach lectures to the community, parent organizations, organ procurement organizations, and health care providers across the county on the critical need for brain donation to autism research.
Dr. Raphael Bernier (University of Washington) describes autism spectrum disorders and what we know about how the inner workings of the brain lead to the outer symptoms of autism. Airdate: June. 14, 2010
Autism and the Brain's Theory of Mind - Uta Frith is Professor in Cognitive Development at the University of London. She has proposed and tested two of the main theories of autism, mindblindness and central coherence. Behavioral studies over the last twenty years have shown that mentalizing is severely delayed or absent in individuals with autism spectrum disorders
AutIsm Brain SPECT Scan Part III - This last video presents the outcomes of the imaging done on my son and I. Please tune your ears to the French accent. I did not clarify when showing the SPECT brain scan of child and parent that the right side of the scan corresponds to the left side of the brain
Brain on autopilot: How the architecture of the brain shapes its functioning
A daydreaming brain: the yellow areas depict the default mode network from three different perspectives; the coloured fibres show the connections amongst each other and with the remainder of the brain.
Insights Into the Brain of an Autistic Child - (October 13, 2009) Richard Dolmetsch, Assistant Professor of Neurobiology at Stanford, discusses the functions of the brain and the nervous system as they relate to autistic disorders.