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  • 00:05

    ABA and Licensing: An Important Discussion for Autism Professionals and Parents

    in Family

    Kristin is the Founder, Board Chair and Executive Director of Autism Deserves Equal Coverage, an organization that helps families and providers access health care treatment through private insurance. As part of a more than 20-year career in health care marketing and reimbursement, Kristin has advocated for autism related causes since 2006.  She led a multi-year statewide effort to pass autism insurance reform in California and was a principal drafter of SB 946, signed into California law by Governor Jerry Brown in 2011. Subsequent to the passage of SB 946, Kristin was appointed to the Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC)’s Autism Advisory Task Force to help draft recommendations regarding medically-necessary behavioral health treatment.


    All Autism Talk (allautismtalk.com) is sponsored by Autism Spectrum Therapies (autismtherapies.com) and Trellis Services (trellisservices.com) and Learn It Systems (learnitsystems.com)

  • 00:42

    AUTISM

    in Self Help

    Jana Ansel is your Host for Innersight  Autism in My Mind

  • 00:27

    The Truth Of Memoir with Kerry Cohen

    in Writing

    The Truth Of Memoir: Writing With Integrity


    Kerry Cohen and Crystal-Lee Quibell discuss The Truth About Memoir, how to write about yourself, and others, with honesty and integrity while honouring your own truth. What to expect from friends, family and the media when your memoir is published and how to navigate writing emotional scenes.


    Kerry Cohen is a psychotherapist, writing faculty at The Red Earth Low-Residency MFA, and author of Loose Girl, Dirty Little Secrets, Seeing Ezra, The Truth of Memoir; and the young adult novels Easy, The Good Girl, and It’s Not You, It’s Me.


    Crystal-Lee Quibell is a memoirist, book coach and aspiring author.


    brought to you by VividLife.me

  • 00:43

    Growing Up (and Thriving) with Autism - with Self Advocate Ron Sandison

    in Family

    Ron Sandison works full time in the medical field and is a professor of theology at Destiny School of Ministry. He is an advisory board member of Autism Society Faith Initiative of Autism Society of American. Sandison has a Master of Divinity from Oral Roberts University and Charisma House is publishing his book on 4/5/16, A Parent’s Guide to Autism: Practical Advice. Biblical Wisdom. He has over 10,000 Scriptures memorized including 22 complete books of the New Testament. Ron and his wife, Kristen, reside in Rochester Hills, MI, with their pet rabbit, Babs, and cat, Frishma. You can contact Ron at www.spectruminclusion.com or email him at sandison456@hotmail.com


    All Autism Talk (allautismtalk.com) is sponsored by Autism Spectrum Therapies (autismtherapies.com) and Trellis Services (trellisservices.com) and Learn It Systems (learnitsystems.com)

  • 00:26

    Mothers, Monsters & Memoir with Beth Schulman

    in Writing

    Beth Schulman and host, Crystal-lee Quibell discuss Mothers, Monsters & Memoir, writing about childhood trauma, coming to a place of empathy for those that have hurt us, and the power of sharing your story with the world.


    Beth Schulman McGonagle is a teacher and writer. Beth has devoted her life’s work to creating supportive, creative and literacy rich learning environments for young children. She works with The Penn Literacy Network (PLN) as an instructor and literacy coach.


    Crystal-Lee Quibell is a memoirist, book coach and aspiring author.


    brought to you by VividLife.me

  • 00:45

    A Mother's Story of Encouragement, Support & Hope with Autism

    in Family

    LeeAndra M. Chergey was born in the Midwest, but grew up in a pastoral area south of Los Angeles. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and currently runs her own home staging business. When LeeAndra isn’t writing, she enjoys running, knitting, and reading. She lives in Simi Valley, California with her husband of twenty years, Dan, her two children, Jenna and Ryan, and a black lab, Ranger.


    All Autism Talk (allautismtalk.com) is sponsored by Autism Spectrum Therapies (autismtherapies.com) and Trellis Services (trellisservices.com) and Learn It Systems (learnitsystems.com)

  • 00:32

    Creating Change for Kids with Autism

    in Education

    It can often be difficult for kids with autism to function in the classroom. Teachers have so many kids with a variety of needs, so it can be difficult to provide for all student needs. Parents want what’s best for their children and often get frustrated when their child’s needs are not being met. As a teacher how do you meet all the needs of your students? What can parents do to make sure their kids are learning at an appropriate level and getting all the services they require?

    Join the teachers of the Access Possibilities School as they share stories of success with children who have autism. The teachers have a very different point of view about the “disability” of autism. They will show you how looking at autism from a different perspective, along with the use of other simple tools, can create change beyond what you may have thought possible. And, when the kids have success there is a ripple effect for other students, teachers, and parents.

  • 01:05

    Help and Hope for Autism!

    in Health

    8p ET/7p CT Wednesday, April 27, 2016: Dial 347-850-8486 to discover Root Cause Thereapeutics approach to autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  Discover how to overcome autism.   To share the the path to a cure for autism and the tools for prevention, Root Cause Radio gladly welcomes back therapeutic scientist, professor, author, and the founder of Symptometry - Dr. Maxwell Nartey of Westchester, IL. Trained in over 16 different scientific discplines, Dr. Nartey is a passionate champion of effective disease prevention and - through Symptometry - has cured countless chronic and exotic health challenges for the last 20 years.


    Tune-in to Root Cause Radio on April 27th to discover:  



    what type of treatment Symptometry offers for persons with autism or ASD 
    what are the facts on vitamins & minerals reducing the risk of having a child with autism/ASD
    what is/are the root cause(s) of autism/ASD


    Special guests include: 



    Dr. Maxwell Nartey - author, professor, therapeutic scientist, founder of Symptometry & the American School of Symptometry 
    Maricuta Lup - Optimal Health Advocate & Delicous Cooking Symptometry Coach 


    Access this show and all podcasts at www.RootCauseRadio.com.


    Root Cause Radio ~ Sharing the Secrets of Optimal Health


     


     

  • 00:31

    2016 Autism and African Americans

    in Current Events

    Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors. http://www.africanamerautism.com/


    Special Guest: Angela Norris -Hawkins, Angela, along with her mother, are co- founders of the African American Autism Center, one of a handful of African American focused community based organization helping families with children along the autism spectrum and Elevated Thinking for Success, which is the philanthropic arm for the AAAC, supporting various community initiatives and activities through monetary and voluntary efforts.


    Special Guest: The Color of Autism Foundation was founded to fill a void of providing aid to children and their families coping with autism. About the founder: Camille Proctora mother of an autistic son founded the organization after her son was diagnosed.  After witnessing a great divide in the level of care for African American Families affected by ASD The Color of Autism Foundation was born. http://thecolorofautism.org/


     

  • 01:00

    HIVE - MIND; a memoir ~ organic farming, sustenance and survival.

    in Spirituality

    HIVE - MIND, a memoir by Gabrielle Myers


    Hive-Mind recounts Gabrielle's experiences on a small organic farm in California's Sacramento Valley during the growing season of 2006, as she apprenticed with a female farmer who took her life as the season drew to a close. The memoir begins with Gabrielle's first day on the farm, right after she left her job at an internationally known farm-to-table restaurant, with the intention of taking a long break between cooking full-time and starting graduate school.


    Hive-Mind asks what reasons we give ourselves for our sustenance, while considering how this care of the self and our community can be maintained regardless of life’s challenges and simultaneously compromised through alcohol and drug addiction, romantic loss, and a loved one’s death. Farmer’s decision to take her life after a failed romance runs counter to my embrace of life after a brief affair that didn’t work out as she had hoped. The farm’s acres reflect the divergent answers they each came up with in reply to what they both felt as tragic loss.


    Gabrielle is an Associate Professor of English, writer, and chef living in the Sacramento Valley of California. For over a decade, she worked as a cook and chef for San Francisco Bay area restaurants and catering companies. During the growing season of 2006, she apprenticed under Laura Trent, farmer and owner of Tip Top Produce, an organic farm that specialized in supplying Bay Area farmers’ markets and fine-dining restaurants with heirloom vegetables. Gabrielle, an Associate Professor of English at San Joaquin Delta College, went to graduate school in her early thirties to earn an M.A. in English from the University of California at Davis and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Saint Mary’s College of California.


     

  • 01:41

    Being Empowered with Autism Awareness

    in Lifestyle

    Join us as we interview Mrs. Tinisha Smith and Mr. Calvin Nance whose children have autism.  They both have two children each who have this amazing disorder.  We will receive knowledge and understanding on the effects of autism and how those that live with it respond to everyday life.  They will speak to us on behalf of the parenting side.