HFA

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AcronymDefinition
HFAHyogo Framework for Action
HFAHome for Adults (various organizations)
HFAHillside Family of Agencies (New York)
HFAHandi-Foil of America (Handi-Foil Corporation)
HFAHigh-Functioning Autism
HFAHousing Finance Agency (District of Columbia government)
HFAHousing Finance Authority (various locations)
HFAHome Field Advantage (sports)
HFAHillary for America (political campaign)
HFAHipath Feature Access
HFAHeart Foundation of Australia
HFAHospice Foundation of America
HFAHarvard Film Archive (Harvard University)
HFAHealth for All (health statistics database; Copenhagen, Denmark)
HFAHumane Farming Association
HFAHealthy Families America
HFAHarry Fox Agency, Inc.
HFAHealth Funding Authority (New Zealand)
HFAHedge Fund Association
HFAHenry Ford Academy (Dearborn, Michigan)
HFAHouses for Africa (est. 1993; Zimbabwe)
HFAHydrofluoroalkane-134a
HFAHexafluoroacetone (gas)
HFAHigh Frequency Accelerometer
HFAHokkaido Football Association (Japan)
HFAHigh Frequency Active
HFAHilfe fuer Afrika (German: Aid to Africa)
HFAHouse Foods America (Garden Grove, CA)
HFAHumanists of Florida Association (Wesley Chapel, FL)
HFAHouston Football Association
HFAHarvard Factory Automation (Harvard, IL)
HFAHuman Factors Analysis
HFAHemifacial Atrophy, Progressive
HFAHannover Fairs Australia
HFAHighly Functional Alcoholic
HFAHot Flow Anomaly
HFAHealth Facility Administrator
HFAHume-Fogg Academic (High School, Nashville TN)
HFAHitchcock Fleming and Associates (Akron, OH advertising agency)
HFAHealth Facility Authority (various state governments)
HFAHeritage Flight Academy (Long Island, NY)
HFAHigh Frequency Array
HFAHeavy Field Artillery
HFAHandsfree Allowed (digital telephones)
HFAHot Fix Accumulator (software and security)
HFAHigh Frequency Antenna
HFAHousing Finance Agency for CEE/SEE
HFAHardened Flexible Array
HFAHaifa, Israel - International Airport (Airport Code)
HFAHard Fibres Association
HFAHair Follicle Afferent Fiber (neurophysiology)
HFAHydrogen Fueled Aircraft
HFAHeavy Freight Allowal
HFAHeartland Fencing Academy (Overland Park, KS)
HFAHispanic Franchisee Association
HFAHigh Frequency Average thresholds
References in periodicals archive ?
Bertschy, "Substance-use disorder in high-functioning autism: Clinical and neurocognitive insights from two case reports," BMC Psychiatry, vol.
As adults, some autistic women can (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cXkmTGjUbU) become highly skilled in the art of camouflage , which explains the use of the term "invisible disability" to describe certain types of high-functioning autism. Incidentally, this is the meaning of the title of Julie Dachez's 2016 graphic novel, (http://www.editions-delcourt.fr/serie/difference-invisible.html) The Invisible Difference (Delcourt).
Wheelwright, "The neuropsychology of male adults with high-functioning autism or asperger syndrome," Autism Research, vol.
High-Functioning Autism is an autism spectrum disorder that is distinguished by difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal communication, along with restricted and sometimes repetitive patterns of behavior and interests.
Summary: A high IQ and low social skills - children with high-functioning autism struggle with mainstreaming
She was referring, of course, to engineering students with Asperger's Syndrome, now called high-functioning autism.
The National Audit Office believes identifying and supporting eight per cent of adults with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome would save PS67 million a year.
Interestingly enough, children with DSM-IV Asperger syndrome and high-functioning autism have co-occurring disorders up to 74% of the time, with the highest percentages in the disorders on the differential that I listed in the original article--behavior disorders, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders (J.
The youngster has high-functioning autism, which means he has difficulty communicating with others, interacting socially and recognising and expressing emotion.
The researchers matched the 00 participants by gender, age, and nonverbal IQ to 44 high-functioning autism (HFA) participants and 34 typically developing (TD) participants.
CBT for children and adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders.
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