Autism Unsupervised – Accepting Teenage Independence

Autism Unsupervised – Accepting Teenage Independence

Autism Unsupervised – Accepting Teenage Independence Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Critically acclaimed author and speaker Monica Holloway shares her latest adventure as the Mom of a teenager on the spectrum. Last weekend her 15 year old son Wills went on an unsupervised outing with friends for the first time. Monica shares the…

Autism Live, Wednesday March 13, 2013

Autism Live, Wednesday March 13, 2013

Autism Live, Wednesday March 13, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Today on Autism Live Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh answers questions about helping reducing anxiety in children with Autism after a traumatic event. Also discussed are preparing children for school, making and keeping friends, requesting no pull outs in your child’s IEP and recent…

How to Advocate and Become a Better Advocate for Children with Autism

How to Advocate and Become a Better Advocate for Children with Autism

Advocating for children with autism is sometimes a rough road for parents and professionals. So today I’m going to give you five steps both parents and professionals can take to advocate more effectively for kids with autism. Hi, I’m doctor Mary Barbera, autism mom, board certified behavior analyst, online course creator, and the bestselling author…

Temple Grandin Answers Viewer Questions

Temple Grandin Answers Viewer Questions

Temple Grandin Answers Viewer Questions In our new segment, Taking Time with Temple, Shannon takes the opportunity to ask noted author, autism advocate, and professor Temple Grandin questions from the viewing audience. 00:18 What are your views on inclusion? 02:34 What are your thoughts on the rising numbers of autism diagnosis? 04:51 Do you feel…

Autism Live, Friday March 8, 2013

Autism Live, Friday March 8, 2013

Autism Live, Friday March 8, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Today on Autism Live Dr. Adel Najdowski shares the importance of teaching executive function skills to all of our kids to help them to achieve goals small and large. Dr. Adel also answers viewer questions about assessment questions in the Skills™ curriculum.…

Autism Live, Thursday March 7, 2013

Autism Live, Thursday March 7, 2013

Autism Live, Thursday March 7, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Today on Autism Live: Jargon of the Day: Executive Functions, Topic of the Week: Transitioning to Adulthood. On Great Stuff with Ashley, Ashley shares a great board game, Queen Bee, to work on colors and shapes as well as many other skills…

Leeza Gibbons Cuts Moms Hair for Autism

Leeza Gibbons Cuts Moms Hair for Autism

Leeza Gibbons Cuts Moms Hair for Autism Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive During a recent visit to visits Let’s Talk Autism with Shannon and Nancy, TV Personality and New York Times Bestselling author, Leeza Gibbons offers to donate money to Autism Care and Treatment Today! a popular Autism charity in exchange for cutting…

Autism Live, Monday March 4, 2013

Autism Live, Monday March 4, 2013

Autism Live, Monday March 4, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Today on Autism Live Temple Grandin answers parent questions on a wide variety of topics from inclusion to transitioning to adulthood. Merrick Williams shares an exciting opportunity for schools and practitioners to get a free three month trial of Skills(T). Autism Mom…