Autism Live Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Autism Live Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive On Today’s Autism Live: Jargon of the Day: PT, Topic of the Day is: Early Intervention. Autism mom, Shannon Penrod, shares the joy of eating cruciferous vegetables (yes, even Brussels sprouts!) during the healthy eating segment. In ABA Basics the mixture of…

New Hope for Autism – Geraldine Dawson

New Hope for Autism – Geraldine Dawson

[MUSIC] [APPLAUSE] Dawson: There’s a saying that if you’ve met one person with autism, you’ve met one person with autism. And that’s because autism is a spectrum disorder; it affects people in many different ways. But in every case, that person has difficulties understanding and navigating the social world. They have trouble making eye contact,…

Autism Parent Support!

Autism Parent Support!

Autism Parent Support! Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive Dr. Lisa Coyne from The New England ACT Institute shares important benefits of doing Acceptance Commitment Therapy for parents of children on the Autism spectrum. Autism therapies tend to focus on the child who has ASD, but what about the rest of the family? Acceptance…

Autism Live Monday, February 25, 2013

Autism Live Monday, February 25, 2013

Autism Live Monday, February 25, 2013 Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive On Autism Live today: Jargon of the Day: OT, Topic of the Day is: Early Intervention. Special guest Monica Holloway visits to talk about her post-Sandy Hook campaign to “Take Back the Face of Autism” Monica shares her journey with her now…

Is Recovery From Autism Possible

Is Recovery From Autism Possible

Hi, I’m Dr. Mary Barbara autism mom board certified behavior analyst and best-selling author. Did you know that up to half of children diagnosed with autism can recover if they are treated very aggressively with ABA therapy when they are very young? It was first shown that kids with autism could become indistinguishable from their…