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Autistic People

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4pm The Essence published poet and 2010 & 2011 INAP awards nominee Erik Estabrook will be interviewing poet and editor Nadia Giordana. Nadia Giordana is the author of "Thinking Skinny". She also ran the magazine Missisippi Crow and is a life strategist.  You might also know her from her blogtalkradio show Interviews With Extraordinary Women. There's much poetry and advice to be shared.

5pm "Y" President of Naturally Autistic ANCA orgnaisations, Leonora Gregory-Collura interviews Joseph Hill, father of two autistic children who created a tool to help his autistic sons communicate The application is now being used worldwide. Four-year old Deacon and three-year old Gunnar Hill are both autistic. Their dad Joe knew they were fascinated with technology, especially the iPad tablet. That's what inspired him to create an app for autistic children. "That led me down that journey to the app itself - coming to terms with this is what he has," said Joe Hill