Autism Live
Autism Live: Knowledge is Power, Hope Is Our Favorite 4 Letter Word!

Autism Live is a free resource for the Autism community and the world at large.  With live broadcasts on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays and free podcasts on YouTube, iTunes and Roku, Autism Live provides information, resources, hope and inspiration to help individuals with Autism achieve progress in areas that are important to them.  For more information and to interact with the live show visit: www.Autism-Live.com

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Ed and Matt Asner Talk Autism

Emmy award winning actor Ed Asner and Autism Speaks So Cal Executive Director Matt Asner talk about the realities of being Dads of children on the Autism Spectrum. They are preparing for the  2nd Annual Ed Asner & Friends Poker Tournament to benefit the Los Angeles Chapter of Autism Speaks.  For more information on the event visit: http://autismspeaks.print2d.com/full.shtml#sthash.1knapdly.dpbs

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Ed Asner on Poker and Autism

Seven time Emmy award winning actor Ed Asner, along with his son and Autism Speaks So Cal Executive Director Matt Asner visit to talk about the 2nd Annual Ed Asner & Friends Poker Tournament to benefit the Los Angeles Chapter of Autism Speaks.  For more information on the event visit: http://autismspeaks.print2d.com/full.shtml#sthash.1knapdly.dpbs  

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Ed Asner's Advice to Autism Dads

Television and film legend Ed Asner gives heartfelt advice to the dads and grandfathers of children with ASD.   Ed will be hosting the  2nd Annual Ed Asner & Friends Poker Tournament to benefit the Los Angeles Chapter of Autism Speaks.  For more information on the event visit: http://autismspeaks.print2d.com/full.shtml#sthash.1knapdly.dpbs

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Vincente King is a bright and strong young man on the Autism spectrum. He and his mother, Katrena King, talk about Vincente's recent appearance, as a contestant on American Ninja Warrior!  Vincente, made the Autism community and his mom very proud!  

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Autism, OT and Telehealth

Bill Wong is an Occupational Therapist who has his own ASD diagnosis.  Bill shares exciting news in the field of OT that will allow individuals to be assessed and have consultations via distance, thus shortening travel time.

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Perseveration

Dr. Jonathan Tarbox offers a new look at perseverative behavior in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  If you only have time to watch one video about dealing with Autism, this is the one to watch!

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Summer Fun with Susan Campbell Cross

Lifestyle Editor Susan Campbell Cross shares great tips for keeping the summer fun and sane.  Included in the tips are ways to simplify in order to get to the fun, great ways to get our kids involved in events while commemorating the time and, of course, how to squeeze in some down time for yourself! 

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Teaching Creativity Skills to Kids with ASD

Dr. Jonathan Tarbox, Director of the Autism Research Group, shares exciting information about teaching creativity and imagination skills to individuals on the Autism spectrum. 

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The Miracle Project: Unlocking Autism

Elaine Hall talks about The Miracle Project and some of the exciting programs they are offering around the country.  The Miracle Project provides an inclusive, safe environment that allows individuals on the spectrum to express themselves creatively. Their program is critically acclaimed and the recipient of grants from ACT Today! , Autism Speaks and the NEA.  For more information on The Miracle Project visit: www.themiracleproject.org

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Working on Attention Skills

Dr. Adel Najdowski provides insights on how to work on attention with our kids: helping them to focus appropriately on things that are important to their lives.  For more information on lessons to build attention skills visit: www.skillsforautism.com

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Autism Live, Thursday June 26th, 2014

Today on Autism Live: Shannon Penrod talks with Dr. Adel Najdowski about how to work on attention with our kids: helping them to focus appropriately on things that are important to their lives.  Dr. Najdowski answers viewer questions on how to fit school and an intensive behavioral intervention into one small child's life as well as how to get a child to tact when using an iPad for communication.  Dr. Jonathan Tarbox shares information about how to deal with perseveration and answers viewer questions about appropriate school settings, what to do when you suspect your dogs are reinforcing your child's behavior and more.  Shannon offers the mission of Autism Live and encourages everyone to participate!

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Autism Live, Wednesday June 25th, 2014

Today on Autism Live Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh answers viewer questions about RBT Training, Siblings, getting individuals to talk about non-preferred topic, how to have a comprehensive Autism program and more.  During Let's Talk Autism with Shannon & Nancy, the ladies welcome back Lifestyle Expert Susan Campbell Cross to talk about keeping the summer fun and sane. Nancy shares a fabulous GFCF summer meal the kids are sure to love!

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Autism Live, Tuesday June 24th, 2014

Today on Autism Live, Shannon welcomes 7 time Emmy award winning actor Ed Asner, along with his son and Autism Speaks So Cal Executive Director Matt Asner to talk about the 2nd Annual Ed Asner & Friends Poker Tournament to benefit the Los Angeles Chapter of Autism Speaks. For more information visit: http://autismspeaks.print2d.com/full.shtml#sthash.1knapdly.dpbs  Shannon also recaps the highlights from Autism Awareness Night at Dodger Stadium with the Asner men! Vincente King and his mother Katrena King talk about Vincente's recent appearance, as a contestant on American Ninja Warrior!  Vincente, who has an ASD diagnosis made the Autism community and his mom very proud!  Bill Wong, an Occupational Therapist who has his own ASD diagnosis shares exciting news in the field of OT

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Autism Live, Wednesday June 18th, 2014

On today's Autism Live, Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh answers viewer questions about flexibility and selectivity over what certain genders should wear, what to do with an older teen who needs to swear to let off steam, what to do for a parent who is struggling not to react when a child misbehaves to gain attention...and MORE.  During Let's Talk Autism with Shannon & Nancy, Elaine Hall from The Miracle Project visits to talk about some of the exciting programs they are offering around the country.  The Miracle Project provides an inclusive, safe environment that allows individuals on the spectrum to express themselves creatively.

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Autism Live, Tuesday June 17th, 2014

Today on Autism Live, Andrew Bailey visits to talk about The Anova Education Method and how it is implemented in Anova schools to help individuals with social and sensory issues  gain the skills and education they so richly deserve.  Steve Mauldin, President and General Manager of CBS2 and KCAL9, talks with Shannon about Stephanie's Day; a truly remarkable event celebrating individuals with challenges surrounding Autism and other disorders. 

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Anova Education Hope for Autism

Andrew Bailey, the co-founder of Anova, shares information about The Anova Education Method and how it is implemented in Anova schools to help individuals with social and sensory issues gain the skills and education they so richly deserve.  For more information on Anova visit www.anovaeducation.org 

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