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Thoughts, insight and advice from award winning blogger Rob Gorski, an Autism/Special Needs parent with almost 2 decades of experience. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theautismdad/support

Thoughts, insight and advice from award winning blogger Rob Gorski, an Autism/Special Needs parent with almost 2 decades of experience. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theautismdad/support
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Thoughts, insight and advice from award winning blogger Rob Gorski, an Autism/Special Needs parent with almost 2 decades of experience. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theautismdad/support

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English

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Episodes

Bittersweet Victories

3/21/2019
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In this episode, I talk about what many of us face from time to time. Bittersweet Victories are the kind of victory that comes after a loss. In the case of my family, Gavin is losing significant skills and while we are heartbroken to see this loss, he still managed to do something for the first time. While the loss is a negative thing, any progress is worth celebrating. Hence, Bittersweet Victories. You can find me at www.theautismdad.com Twitter: twitter.com/the_autism_dad Become a...

Duration:00:29:54

Supporting Autistic Artists with Harish Bikmal

3/15/2019
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In this episode, I interview Harish Bikmal, Autism Dad and founder of Zenaviv. Zenaviv is a Social Benefit Enterprise that works with and promotes Autistic artists, as well as artists with special needs. We talk about how they are helping to secure the future of these very talented people and provide hope for their families. Find out how Zenaviv is positively impacting the lives of Autistic artists and how to go about submitting artwork for promotion. This is very cool. You don't want to...

Duration:00:38:52

An Assault of Verbiage

3/9/2019
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My listener's have been asking for me to try doing episodes where I talk freely about my personal struggles with being an Autism Dad. I thought I'd give it a try. In this bonus episode, I talk about my some of those personal struggles, as well as my struggle with Depression, what it feels like to be a Dad to 3 with Autism and the impact it has on my life. This is very open, honest and raw. If you find this useful, please give it a share and help me reach more people. ☺ You can find me at...

Duration:00:24:27

Why Are Autism Parents Judged So Harshly?

2/22/2019
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Please Subscribe In this latest episode of The Autism Dad Podcast, I talk about judgment. Autism families often find themselves on the receiving end of judgment because people just don't get it or don't care. I talk about common situations in which judgment occurs and how cruel, thoughtless words can have a very real impact. If you have ever felt judged at any point in your Autism parenting journey, this episode was created with you in mind. I encourage you to share this with anyone who...

Duration:00:31:08

What You Need To Know About Meltdowns

2/12/2019
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Sensory Processing Disorder and Meltdowns are two of the most commonly misunderstood things that an Autistic person can experience. Even more confusing is how to know the difference between a meltdown and a tantrum. Those words are used interchangeably and that’s a major problem, leading to a great deal of misinformation. This episode will help to explain how these things can impact people and how to tell the difference between a meltdown and a tantrum. You’ll also hear from Emmett, my...

Duration:00:36:44

My Son Had His Wish Granted

2/8/2019
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In this episode, I share a very emotional interview I gave last year during the annual Wish-A-Thon. We were helping raise awareness and money for an amazing organization called Wishes Can Happen. They grant wishes to local children with life-threatening or terminal health conditions, like my oldest. It's very difficult to talk about but it's so important to raise awareness for organizations like Wishes Can Happen. They do amazing work and what they provide children like my son, as well as...

Duration:00:24:08

Meet My Autism Family

2/1/2019
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In this latest episode of The Autism Dad #podcast is live. I interview some very special #Autistic kids and their amazing mother. It's pretty awesome. Subscribe and be inspired. :-) I hope you enjoy this latest episode of The Autism Dad Podcast. ☺ You can find me: www.theautismdad.com @the_autism_dad You Can Find Lizze: www.thechronicmom.com You can also find Elliott's YouTube channel here. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theautismdad/support This podcast is...

Duration:00:35:55

The First 3 Things You Need To Do When Your Child is Diagnosed with Autism

1/25/2019
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In this introductory episode, I share a bit about who I am, what I do, and why I do it. I also answer one of the most frequently asked questions that I receive from parents across the globe. That question is "my child has been diagnosed with Autism, what should I do?". An Autism diagnosis can be scary for any parent but there are 3 things you can do that will give you direction, help get you started on the right foot and maintain your sanity at the same time. I appreciate you listening, I...

Duration:00:11:46

About

1/24/2019
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Welcome to my brand new podcast. I invite you to join me every week as we talk about things that matter to the Autism and Special Needs community. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theautismdad/support

Duration:00:01:22