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On Today’s Show: Shannon welcomes a series of guests to talk about the challenges and triumphs surrounding employment and Autism.  Ernie Merlan and Yudi Bennett from Exceptional Minds visit to talk about how their students are preparing to enter jobs in the filmmaking industry and Tom D’Eri shares his family’s mission to create a business that empowers individuals, like his brother Andrew, who are on the spectrum and are interested in being gainfully employed - the result: The Rising Tide Car Wash, which employs more than 80 individuals with ASD.  Autism Blogger Jonathan Mitchell talks with Shannon about the recent Newsweek article entitled: The Debate Over an Autism Cure Turns Hostile.


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