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Autism Spectrum Radio

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Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.

Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.
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Location:

Culver City, CA

Networks:

VoiceAmerica

Description:

Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.

Language:

English

Contact:

6059 Bristol Parkway, Suite 100 Culver City, CA 90230 (866) 278-1520


Episodes

Special Encore Presentation: Sibling Stories: Reflections on Life with a Br

1/7/2014
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we explore a very important relationship for many children, their siblings.

Duration: 00:58:44


Special Encore Presentation: A Full Life With Autism

12/30/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss supporting young men and women in successfully transitioning to meaningful adult lives. The future well being and happiness of our children is a concern for all parents. Parents with children on the spectrum must balance the demands of the present, while preparing for the future. Our host Rob Haupt is excited to welcome award-winning author Chantal Sicile-Kira to the show to share her valuable insights as an advocate and leader in the field of...

Duration: 00:56:03


Special Encore Presentation: A Friend’s and Relative’s Guide to Supporting

12/23/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we address one of the most valuable resources for a family with autism, the support of their friends and family. Having a helping hand is critical for special needs families but even those loved ones with the best of intentions, may not know how or what to offer. Our host Rob Haupt is happy to welcome author and advocate Ann Palmer to the show to share her years of experience supporting families with autism. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism...

Duration: 00:55:58


Special Encore Presentation: A Conversation with Temple Grandin

12/16/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we are thrilled to welcome arguably the most famous person in the autism community, Temple Grandin, Ph.D. Dr. Grandin has been advocating for individuals with autism for more than 30 years. In 2010, Grandin delivered the TED talk “The world needs all kinds of minds.” Grandin’s own experience with autism has informed her numerous books on the subject including My Life in Pictures which was adapted for the award-winning HBO film. Her most recent book, The...

Duration: 00:57:38


The Value of Activities and Interests Outside of Therapy

12/9/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we are discussing the positive benefits of extracurricular activities for kids and teens on the spectrum. From physical and emotional benefits to the value of self expression, we are looking at all the ways activity outside of therapy can help. Rob Haupt is excited to welcome Shauna Zeilig, the creator of Yoga for Exceptional Children. We are also happy to welcome back our friend Nick, an active teen and performer with the Miracle Project to share his...

Duration: 00:52:37


Lessons from 2013

12/2/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we look back on the many great guests we interviewed in this year including experts, advocates and individuals on the spectrum. Rob Haupt will share some of his favorite moments from discussions with Temple Grandin, Kennedy Krieger Institute, and many more. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, December 3 at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:58:03


From Struggle to Triumph: A Father’s Story

11/25/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss the journey from diagnosis through treatment from the father’s perspective. Rob Haupt welcomes father and new author, Steven Yates to the program to share insights from his new book “Getting My First Hug”. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, November 26 at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:58:05


Sibling Stories: Reflections on Life with a Brother or Sister on the Autism

11/18/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we explore a very important relationship for many children, their siblings. Sibling relationships involving a brother or sister with an autism spectrum disorder can present enormous emotional challenges as well as special moments. Host Rob Haupt is excited to welcome back Dr. Mary Jane Weiss to the show to discuss her book on this special relationship. Dr. Weiss is a prolific author and speaker in the field of ABA. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism...

Duration: 00:58:44


A Conversation with Temple Grandin

11/11/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we are thrilled to welcome arguably the most famous person in the autism community, Temple Grandin, Ph.D. Dr. Grandin has been advocating for individuals with autism for more than 30 years. In 2010, Grandin delivered the TED talk “The world needs all kinds of minds.” Grandin’s own experience with autism has informed her numerous books on the subject including My Life in Pictures which was adapted for the award-winning HBO film. Her most recent book, The...

Duration: 00:57:38


Expanding the Autism Conversation

11/4/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio our host Rob Haupt shares his personal perspective and speaks from the heart sharing information and guidance that he has found most valuable to parents. As a professional who connects with parents across the US, Rob has discovered that along with quality information, parents need access and understanding about the various approaches and view points about autism treatment. Autism Spectrum Radio is committed to brining our listeners a wide variety of...

Duration: 00:56:26


Fun and Fitness Programs Available in Your Community

10/28/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we are discussing activities that allow individuals with special needs to be active and connected in their community and outside of their therapy programs. From options available through city parks and recreation to local martial arts, we are talking about what is accessible, affordable and fun for you and your family. Rob Haupt will be speaking with two great guests from different parts of the country to learn about the benefits of what they offer. Be...

Duration: 00:58:06


Disney Accessibility - What Will the Changes Mean?

10/14/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss the significance of the changes in policy for special needs visitors at Disney parks. Recent stories about abuses to the system triggered the changes that have received criticism and pushback from the autism community. Rob Haupt is excited to welcome two outspoken leaders in the community that have been involved in the ongoing dialogue with Disney as well as monitoring the changes in the park. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum...

Duration: 00:57:13


Interacting with Autism

10/7/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss the emerging resources and online support for families seeking information about autism. Parents of children with autism become very savvy researchers but can easily become overwhelmed by the abundance of conflicting or inaccurate information on the web. Rob Haupt is excited to welcome Mark Jonathan Harris to the show to discuss the recent launch of a video-based resource for families produced in conjunction with USC. Be sure to catch this...

Duration: 00:56:29


Special Encore Presentation: Early Intervention and Autism

9/30/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss the value of early intervention for children diagnosed with autism. Approximately 10,000 children are born in the U.S every day. We know that one in 88 will be diagnosed with autism. The importance of early intervention for our kids can’t be over emphasized. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, February 19th at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:56:02


Understanding Autism

9/23/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we take a look at the history of the autism diagnosis and the major role parents have played in the evolution of treatment and services for their children. Rob Haupt welcomes researcher and author Chloe Silverman to the show discuss her book Understanding Autism. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, September 24, at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:54:51


Best Kept Secret, Documentary Explores Life After Graduation

9/16/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we discuss the illuminating new documentary Best Kept Secret. In this film, we get the chance to follow the graduating class of a public school serving special needs students in Newark. Rob Haupt welcomes filmmaker, Danielle DiGiacomo to discuss the experience of documenting the successes and challenges of a dedicated teacher in New Jersey trying to ready her students for life after High School. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio,...

Duration: 00:54:12


A Guide to Self Acceptance and Making Connections From a Child's Perspectiv

9/9/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we get to peek inside the unique perspective of growing up with autism through a child’s eyes. Rob Haupt welcomes Marissa Moss, editor and publisher of Creston Books to the show to share the story of a beautiful book authored and illustrated by a young girl on the spectrum. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, September 10, at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:56:25


Talking Autism

9/2/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we talk to a mom, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and the host of a new show about Autism...and they are all the same person. Rob Haupt is happy to welcome the ambitious and multi-talented Martin to the show to share about her mission and her new show. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, August 20, at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:54:56


Feeding Issues in Children with Autism

8/26/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we explore one of life’s most basic functions, eating. Many parent’s know the challenges of having a child who is a picky eater but for children with autism, the issues become more complex. Many of our kids have challenges with food aversions and selectivity as well as chronic digestive issues. This week we talk with two experts about how to ensure our children are getting the nutrition they need. Rob Haupt is excited to welcome Dr. Eric Levey and Dr. Peter...

Duration: 00:55:29


Back To School

8/19/2013
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This week on Autism Spectrum Radio we say goodbye to summer and welcome the new school year. For many of our parents, this begins a time of important planning and collaboration with their child’s teacher and therapists. With thoughtful teamwork, the potential for an enriching school experience is great. Rob Haupt is excited to welcome Dr. Cynthia Golden, author of The Special Educator’s Toolkit. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio, Tuesday, August 20, at 11 AM.

Duration: 00:52:07

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