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|Technology-Based Augmentative and Alternative Communication||
We use the term 'Technology-Based Augmentative and Alternative Communication' to describe different forms of assistive and adaptive technology which are used to deliver augmentative and alternative forms of communication for people on the autism spectrum.
|Technology-Based Behavioural and Developmental Interventions||
We use the term 'Technology-Based Behavioural and Developmental Interventions' to describe different forms of assistive and augmentative technology which are used to deliver behavioural and developmental interventions for people on the autism spectrum.
|Technology-Based Motor Sensory Interventions||
We use the term 'Technology-Based Motor Sensory Interventions' to describe different forms of assistive and augmentative technology which are used to deliver motor sensory interventions for people on the autism spectrum.
Tegretol is a brand name for carbamazepine, a type of anticonvulsant designed to prevent or reduce the severity of seizures.
Telepractice is the use of telecommunications technology to link practioners and clients in order to deliver services, such as assessments, interventions, and or consultations.
Tenex is a brand name for guanfacine, a type of drug called an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist used to treat high blood pressure.
Tenormin is a brand name for atenolol, a type of drug called an β-adrenergic antagonist (beta blocker).
Terbinafine hydrochloride a type of antifungal medication used to treat athlete's foot, fungal nail infections and fungal skin infections.
Terbisil is a brand name of terbinafine hydrochloride, a type of antifungal medication used to treat athlete's foot, fungal nail infections and fungal skin infections.
Terminology is sometimes defined as the vocabulary of technical terms used in a particular field, subject, science, or art.
Tertiary care refers to highly specialised healthcare treatment such as neurosurgery, transplants and secure forensic mental health services.
Testosterone is the main male sex hormone, a steroid which controls the growth and functioning of the male sex organs.
Testosterone regulation involves using a drug, such as leuprolide, to reduce the amount of testosterone and oestrogen in the body.
Tetany is a condition in which the nerve cells in the body are activated, which then stimulate the muscles. This reaction causes spasms or cramps throughout the body.
Tetrahydrobiopterin is a naturally occurring nutrient and essential cofactor of the three aromatic amino acid hydroxylase enzymes.
Tetrine acid is another term for EDTA, a synthetic solution used as a chelating agent to remove heavy metals from the body.
THB is an acronym for tetrahydrobiopterin, a naturally occurring nutrient and essential cofactor of the three aromatic amino acid hydroxylase enzymes.
|Theory of Mind||
Theory of mind (ToM) is described as the attribution of mental states (thoughts, beliefs, desires,intentions, and emotions) to oneself or others, to make sense of and predict actions; the cognitive component of empathy
|Theory of Mind Training||
Theory of mind training programmes are designed to teach individuals with autism how to recognise mental states in oneself or others, and to be able to make sense of and predict actions.
Therapeutic alliance is the relationship between a psychologist or psychotherapist and a patient, regarded as important for the outcome of psychological therapy.
This glossary is designed to explain some of the jargon and gobbledygook used by some people when they talk about autism or research..
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