Occupation Esslingen

Scientific work at the Padagogische Hochschule Freiburg describes multimodal pedagogical concept of the first school for children and adolescents with ADHD in Germany recently published scientific work was the first of its kind in Germany, that specifically would like to open a school education affected children and young people of ADHD in a monthlong internship at the private high school in Esslingen. The results of the work show, so the author Christian Hesse, that it is possible to ensure that it offers an adequate learning environment ad(H)S-Kindern and promoting their individual opportunities according to a school. Answered the question concept to the mainstream schools could be has not been conclusively to the transferability of the Esslinger. The results and experiences of the ADHD gymnasium Esslingen should be used, even in mainstream schools of ad(H)S-kinder up to a certain extent Bill to cover special needs. Since the successful implementation, but depends of many factors – including also essentially by political decisions and the provision of funds – the goal to meet children with autism in mainstream schools, seems still far away from a realization according to the author. Especially in teacher training, more attention should be paid to the complex subject of ADHD. Children with ADHD often seriously suffered their failure, as the author.

Problems in the social environment, emotional disorders and school conflicts are possible consequences. The disorder significantly threatens the further development of the affected children. The figures below from the author are frightening. Up to 40% of the children developed a depressive disorder, nine out of ten children made a school which is below their intellectual skills and about one-third needed change even on a special school. Proper use make high demands on the teacher and her lessons with affected children. The teacher thus often feel overwhelmed and helpless. Thus was ADHD a pressing issue, the schools would have to respond to that.

Autism

The Hamburg-based Web Agency atlantis media congratulates the Autism one year successful work Hamburg Hamburg e.V., 10.02.2011: parents of autistic children often alone stand with their problems and concerns. The path to the correct diagnosis is often Rocky and full of obstacles, after the diagnosis shock and helplessness outweigh first. The Autism Hamburg e.V. initiative of parents was founded by concerned parents aiming to bundle their own experience gathered over the years and to pass on their knowledge to other affected families. Recently, the topic of autism in the media is considered more closely, the search for qualified information is still difficult. The medium of the Internet has been very helpful in this regard.

Autism Hamburg was looking for a way to expose their content using a Web site of the public therefore beginning of 2010. The initiative submitted to the Hamburg-based TYPO3 agency atlantis media GmbH their concern and they spontaneously agreed concept, design and technical Implementation of the new website pro-bono to take over. It quickly became clear: autism, there are a number of basic information that should be consistently represented on the Internet. In addition, autism Hamburg needed an easy way to update the contents of the website and to add, but for current events, as well as new research or therapeutic approaches. Atlantis chose the content management system TYPO3 media homepage therefore as a technical basis. After a media of carried out comprehensive administration and editor training can independently and comfortably maintain the volunteers of autism Hamburg the content of the new website and update from atlantis. Through the open source, also no license fees apply technology. The side of the parents initiative at is online since March 2010.

You will find among other things information about early support programmes for autistic children, addressed the legal questions on the subject of autism and cooperations with the Hamburg authorities presented. You can see what information gap was thus closed, on the great and only positive response to the offer. autismushamburg.de has quickly established itself as number one on search queries about local Hamburg offers and legal issues for concerned parents. The national significance of the site increases constantly. This is not least thanks to the very dedicated work of volunteers of autism Hamburg, which provided site with great devotion and care that maintain them and feed again and again with new information. Atlantis media, TYPO3 agency from Hamburg, congratulates to this success and will continue the ongoing technical support of page.