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  • 02:02

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    Hello and welcome to this week's show at the unusual time and day of Friday. This week, we'll be having Jeanette Purkis on to talk all about her work as an author and writer on the Autistic Spectrum. As well as this, we'll be taking a look at autism in society and looking at things such as mental health, education and the support that's given for those with autism.


    We will also be joined by our team member and radio show host Marilyn Ann Francis. She will be joining in on the discussion as she has lots of experience on autism. We will also be hearing some poetry from Marilyn.


    You can join us in the chat room to join in on the discussion and you can also call in to speak with us on 1-619-393-2848 or call in via the Skype link. We look forward to hearing from you.


    To find out more about Positively Autistic, visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/PositivelyAutistic

  • 01:06

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    Welcome to this week's show where we will talk to our brand new radio show host and team member Michele Chigas Hillman. We will be dedicating the show to Michele so that we can find out all about what her new show will be about. As well as this, we will be talking about the special radio show broadcast we're having near to World Autism Awareness Day, and the special wear ribbons event we're doing for this year's event to raise autism awareness and acceptance.

  • 02:10

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    This week on the show we will be talking to you all about the upcoming event "Wear Ribbons for World Autism Awareness Day". Presented by Sarah Scrimshaw and Joe Westlake at the time of 6:30pm BST, we will be hearing from Tracy Roberts and Sophie Godwin to hear all about what's going on with regards to the event.


    We are also going to be hearing from our team member and radio show host Marilyn Ann Francis. We will be hearing some of Marilyn's poetry and she will be joining in on the conversation about the importance of autism awareness and education. Marilyn is a published poet and does lots of work with Positively Autistic.


    As always, we would love to hear from you. So, if you have any questions or want to join in on the topic, then please feel free to call in and chat with us!


    You can call in on 1-619-393-2848 or call in via the Skype link. You can also join us in the chat room. Find out more about Positively Autistic via our website www.positivelyautistic.com or via our Facebook page www.facebook.com/PositivelyAutistic and to join the ribbon event, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/1545859529025696/


    We look forward to hearing from you!

  • 01:00

    Positively Autistic - Jeanette's Autism Show

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    This is Jeanette Purkis's radio show where she and invited guests talk about all things Autism. Jeanette is an Autistic author, advocate and public speaker and is passionate about empowering people on the Autism spectrum to live fulfilled and positive lives. Jeanette is a keen advocate for inclusion and appropriate support for people with Autism spectrum conditions in such areas as employment, education, parenting and access to health services.


    This week's show will be broadcast live from Brisbane during the Asperger Services Australia 3rd National Conference - Human Being on the Spectrum - http://www.asperger.asn.au/index.php/events-zap-calendar/bookings/3rd-national-conference 


    Jeanette's guests will be drawn from speakers and delegates from the conference who want to participate. There will be a spontaneous conversation around the conference and Autism more generally. It promises to be a great show.  


     

  • 00:57

    Positively Autistic - Jeanette's Autism Show

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    This is Jeanette Purkis's radio show where she and invited guests talk about all things Autism. Jeanette is an Autistic author, advocate and public speaker and is passionate about empowering people on the Autism spectrum to live fulfilled and positive lives. Jeanette is a keen advocate for inclusion and appropriate support for people with Autism spectrum conditions in such areas as employment, education, parenting and access to health services.


    This week, Jeanette is rather excited to be speaking with Autistic author, academic, and amazing advocate Dr Wenn Lawson. Wenn has written a number of books, including 'Sex, Sexuality and the Autism Spectrum', 'Friendships - The Aspie Way', the autobiography, 'Life Behind Glass' as well as many others. Wenn and Jeanette were both featured in the documentary 'Alone in a Crowded Room' and he speaks at conferences around the world. In this show, Jeanette will be speaking with Wenn about Autism, empathy and Theory of Mind and looking at alternate views. This promises to be a great show. 


     

  • 01:42

    Positively Autistic: The Magazine Show

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    Welcome to what’s going to be a very special interview and discussion with Tania Marshall, Author of the book “Aspien Girl”. We will be live on air from 11pm BST, 7pm EST, 5pm MST and 4pm PST.


    On the show, Positively Autistic’s Co-Founder Joe Westlake will be talking to Tania all about her book, after he has read her book recently published which is a fantastic booked based around the perspectives of those on the Autism Spectrum. Tania has a number of books, with this being one of the editions, particularly concentrating primarily on ‘Auti Girls’.


    We would love to hear from you. You can join us in the chat room to post your comments, join in on the discussion, as well as calling in on the number which is 1-619-393-2848 or you can call in via the Skype link.


    You can find out more about Positively Autistic by visiting our Facebook page via the link: http://www.facebook.com/PositivelyAutistic

  • 01:02

    Junior Positively Autistic: Ryan's Spectrum Talk

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    After three months off the air, welcome back to the next episode of Junior Positively Autistic: Ryan's Spectrum Talk.


    This broadcast will air tomorrow at 5 pm EST, 2 pm PST, and 10 pm GMT time.


    During this show, I will interview college student Benjamin Orjada, who is on the autism spectrum.  Benjamin possesses many unique talents, including the ability to mimic voices and accents.  Benjamin also provided feedback for the program for OUCARES which I help teach.


    Some addtional information about the show: for the time being, I will host Junior Positively Autistic: Ryan's Spectrum Talk once a month.  The next broadcast is to be determined.

  • 01:10

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    This week on the show, we will be talking to Dion Oxley, the owner and creator of the app “Quizling” – it’s available on the App Store for iOS. Join us at 6:30pm BST, 1:30pm EST and 10:30am PST.


    We will be finding out from Dion all about Quizling – the quiz game and how the app has done over the past year since we last spoke to Dion, when the app, designed to provide quiz games that will challenge your kids in class.


    It’s sure to be a great show, so don’t forget that you can join us in the chat room, to join in, post your comments and get involved. Also, you can get involved by calling in if you have any questions on the call in number which is 1-619-393-2848, or you can call in via the Skype link.


    To find out more about Positively Autistic, please visit our Facebook page via this link: http://www.facebook.com/PositivelyAutistic

  • 01:09

    Positively Autistic: Discovering the Possibilities

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    Postively Autistic:  DIscovering the Possibilities Radio Show is about discovering the posibilities of other therapies, treatments, holistic approaches and underlying factors that may play an important role in the autism life.  I wish to bring about and uncover some interesting facets that can hopefully lead folks to another outlet to assit their loved one with autism.  In my personal journey with autism, I have uncovered many things that have led to a better quality of life for my son and I wish to help to do the same for people all over the world.

  • 00:30

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    Welcome to this week's show, on this week's show we have Anna Kennedy joining us, to give us a feedback on the Wear it for Autism Event.


    As well as this, Sarah will also will be updating us on the Autism Partnership Board meeting, and what was discussed and what is being implemented in our area.


    Don't forget that you can join us in the chat room and you can also call in on 1-619-393-2848, or you can call in via the Sype link to join in on the discussion.


    To find out more about Positively Autistic, visit our Facebook page via the link: http://www.facebook.com/PositivelyAutistic


     

  • 01:03

    Positively Autistic: Sarah's Autism Chat

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    Hello everyone and welcome to this week's episode of Sarah'a Autism Chat. This week on the show, we will be talking to our new team member and radio show host, Jeanette Purkis. Aftter the success of Jeanette's second radio show with us we are looking forward to finding out all about how it's been going. We will also be chatting to Jeanette about her trip to Brisbane as she is off today in order to talk about Autism at an event.


    You can tune in at 8pm UK time. Don't forget you can join us in the chat room and call in to ask questions/join in on the discussion.


    Find out more about Positively Autistic via our brand new website: www.positivelyautistic.com