Autism Live

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

Author Jonathan Mitchell talks with Shannon Penrod his novel The Mu Rhythm Bluff.  Jonathan was the focus of the recent Newsweek article entitled: The Debate Over an Autism Cure Turns Hostile.  Jonathan, who is on the Autism spectrum, does not share the popular self advocate outlook that neurodiversity is something to be embraced.  Jonathan’s Blog, Autism’s Gadfly can be found at http://autismgadfly.blogspot.com/  His book The Mu Rhythm Bluff can be purchased at: http://www.amazon.com/The-Mu-Rhythm-Bluff-ebook/dp/B00BQN84GM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1363837559&sr=8-1&keywords=the+mu+rhythm+bluff 

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: The_Mu_Rhythm_Bluff.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:38am PST

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

Ernie Merlan and Yudi Bennett from Exceptional Minds visit talk about their innovative program that teaches students with special needs everything they need to know to prepare them to enter jobs in the filmmaking industry. For more information on Exceptional Minds visit www.exceptionalmindsstudio.org

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: Exceptional_Minds.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:37am PST

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

Tom D’Eri is a smart business man with a brother on the Autism spectrum.  Tom shares his family’s mission to create a business that empowers individuals, like his brother Andrew, to  being gainfully employed - the result: The Rising Tide Car Wash, which employs more than 80 individuals with ASD.  For more information on the Rising Tide Car Wash visit: www.risingtidecarwash.com 

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: Rising_Tide_Car_Wash.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:36am PST

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

Autism Blogger Jonathan Mitchell talks with Shannon Penrod about the recent Newsweek article entitled: The Debate Over an Autism Cure Turns Hostile.  Jonathan, who is on the Autism spectrum, does not share the popular self advocate outlook that neurodiversity is something to be embraced.  Jonathan’s Blog, Autism’s Gadfly can be found at http://autismgadfly.blogspot.com/

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: neutrodiversity.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:36am PST

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

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.

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: Autism_Live_Tuesday_February_24th_2015.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35am PST

Like Autism Live on Facebook at http://facebook.com/autismlive 

 

Today’s Jargon is Adaptive Skills!  Adaptive Skills are anything that helps up to be able to lead a reach productive life.  Adaptive Skills can be dressing and toileting, but they can also be things like being able to answer a phone and to order food in a restaurant.

 

Sign up for Autism Live’s free newsletter at: http://www.autism-live.com/join-our-email-list.aspx 

 

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout, the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at http://centerforautism.com

Direct download: Autism_jargon_Adaptive_Skills.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 8:34am PST

1