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The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast

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The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast brings a professional perspective on issues facing individuals with Down syndrome and their loved ones. Hosts Marla Folden and Hina Mahmood of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation welcome North America's leading Down syndrome experts, parents and self-advocates to cover topics from across the lifespan including health, physical and intellectual development, advocacy, employment and much more.

The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast brings a professional perspective on issues facing individuals with Down syndrome and their loved ones. Hosts Marla Folden and Hina Mahmood of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation welcome North America's leading Down syndrome experts, parents and self-advocates to cover topics from across the lifespan including health, physical and intellectual development, advocacy, employment and much more.

Location:

Canada

Description:

The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast brings a professional perspective on issues facing individuals with Down syndrome and their loved ones. Hosts Marla Folden and Hina Mahmood of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation welcome North America's leading Down syndrome experts, parents and self-advocates to cover topics from across the lifespan including health, physical and intellectual development, advocacy, employment and much more.

Twitter:

@DSRFCanada

Language:

English

Contact:

6044443773


Episodes

Inclusive Education: The Next Step

11/25/2020
On the Season 2 finale of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Shelley Moore gives us the lowdown on inclusive education. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:24:40

Good Night: Sleep Hygiene and Sleep Routines

11/18/2020
On Season 2, Episode 11 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Katie Frank gives us the lowdown on sleep hygiene and sleep routines for individuals with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:58:42

Let's Eat: Feeding Issues in Children with Down Syndrome

11/11/2020
On Season 2, Episode 10 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Riley Rosebush gives us the lowdown on feeding issues in young children with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:05:28

Love is Love: Down Syndrome and Sexuality

11/4/2020
On Season 2, Episode 9 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Andrea Lee gives us the lowdown on Down syndrome and sexuality. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:14:30

Dual Diagnosis: The Down Syndrome and Autism Connection

10/28/2020
On Season 2, Episode 8 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Liv Meriano gives us the lowdown on Down syndrome and autism spectrum disorder. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:12:26

Here to Help: The School Support Person

10/21/2020
On Season 2, Episode 7 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Heather Wall gives us the lowdown on the role of the school support person for students with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:39:45

Healthy Start: Healthcare for Children with Down Syndrome

10/14/2020
On Season 2, Episode 6 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Aven Poynter gives us the lowdown on health and preventative healthcare for children with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:06:35

Welcome to the World: The Down Syndrome Diagnosis

10/7/2020
On Season 2, Episode 5 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Danielle Gibbons, Founder of Baskets of Love, gives us the lowdown on receiving the Down syndrome diagnosis. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:53:10

Sweet Dreams: Down Syndrome and Sleep, Part 2

9/30/2020
On Season 2, Episode 4 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Rafael Pelayo gives us the lowdown on sleep issues for people with Down syndrome. (part 2 of 2) Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:44:56

Sweet Dreams: Down Syndrome and Sleep, Part 1

9/23/2020
On Season 2, Episode 3 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Rafael Pelayo gives us the lowdown on sleep issues for people with Down syndrome. (part 1 of 2) Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:04:45

Learning and Development: Common Questions

9/16/2020
On Season 2, Episode 2 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Susan Fawcett gives us the lowdown on learning and development in individuals with Down Syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:55:30

Back to School: COVID Edition

9/9/2020
On Season 2, Episode 1 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, author and parent Adelle Purdham gives us the lowdown on going back to school in the time of COVID-19. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:46:13

Why Hiring People with Down Syndrome is Good for Business

5/27/2020
On Episode 7 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, disability rights activist Mark Wafer gives us the lowdown on why hiring people with Down syndrome is good for business. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:08:18

Early and Higher Level Communication Skills

5/20/2020
Speech Language Therapist Jillian Baldwin gives us the lowdown on early and higher level communication skills for people with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:15:46

Thriving in Elementary School

5/13/2020
LSS Teacher Sam Leach gives us the lowdown on how to set kids with Down syndrome up for success in elementary school. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:54:48

An Introduction to Occupational Therapy

5/6/2020
DSRF’s Senior OT Hina Mahmood gives us the lowdown on how occupational therapy can help people with Down syndrome. Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:01:52

Optimizing Physical and Mental Health

4/29/2020
On Episode 3 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Brian Chicoine gives us the lowdown on optimizing physical and mental health for adults with Down syndrome. Guest: Brian Chicoine, MD Click here for the episode web page Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:42:54

Advocacy and Ableism

4/22/2020
On Episode 2 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, author Sue Robins gives us the lowdown on advocacy and inclusion. Guest: Sue Robins, Author Click here for the episode web page Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:01:05:15

Learning and Development in Individuals with Down Syndrome

4/6/2020
On Episode 1 of The LowDOWN: A Down Syndrome Podcast, Dr. Susan Fawcett gives us the lowdown on learning and development in individuals with Down Syndrome. Guest: Dr. Susan Fawcett, M.Sc. RSLP Click here for the episode web page Support the show (http://DSRF.org/donate)

Duration:00:51:35