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Award winning, world renowned authors, psychiatrists, psychologists, physicians, advocates and respected children's foundations join us to help you better understand a special needs child.... and yourself. You are your child's best advocate - if not you then who - become an informed educated parent here at The Coffee Klatch.

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What if everything you were ever told about dieting was WRONG! What if some extra body fat was actually good for you? Why eating less and exercising more may not work? Learn how to find foods you like that will keep you satisfied and... more

Michael Woods – father of 3 boys with Autism and founder of Relational Crisis Prevention. Relational Crisis Prevention is a person-centered, relationship-focused crisis prevention model that: 1) is for parents of children... more

Solome Tibebu founder of Anxiety in Teens an incredible resource for struggling teens. When Solome Tibebu, 20, was a teenager, her anxiety was so severe that she didn't even want to be left home alone when her mother took their dog for... more

Priscilla Gilman The Anti Romantic Child A Story Of Unexpected Joy With an emotionally resonant combination of memoir and literature, Wordsworth scholar Priscilla Gilman recounts the challenges of raising a son with hyperlexia, a... more

Bad Animals Joel Yanofsky writes of a father's struggle to enter his son's world, the world of autism, using the materials he knows best: self-help books, feel-good memoirs, literary classics from the Bible to Dr. Seuss, old movies, and, yes,... more

Mike Royce Executive Producer and writer of Men Of A Certain Age and Everyone Loves Raymond is our guest. Men Of A Certain Age is a fantastic series on TNT starring Ray Romano Scott Bakula Andre Braugher and Brian White... more

Mayor Of The West Side is an oustanding film about the complex coming of age of Mark Puddington, a teenager with multiple developmental disabilities and local celebrity in his New York City neighborhood. Filmmaker Judd Ehrlich and... more

Save $5 off of the DVD if you buy it while the interview is going on. Go to: and enter the code KLATCH at checkout. Dana Commandatore founder of Rethinking Autism... more

Eileen Miller author of The Girl Who Spoke in Pictures and Behind The Pictures The stories of non verbal communication through art returns. An amazing story of communication and emergence. To listen to her first interview click here... more

You all know him as Buck Nation the Multi-Platinum Music Producer, he is also an Aspergerian autism educator and advocate. Michael joins us to discuss another of his most significant accomplishments, Founder and CEO of The Aid... more
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