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Autism Stories

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Autism Stories: Rebecca Cavender

February 24th, 2020


Intuition changes everything for Autistic people says Rebecca Cavender . Listen to this episode of Autism Stories as Rebecca explains why intutition is so important to access and some of the first steps you can go about …

Autism Stories: Kim Clairy

February 17th, 2020


Recent studies have reported that eating disorders effect almost 20% of those on the spectrum.  On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with occupational therapist Kim Clairy about why this happens and what can be …

Autism Stories: Fergus Murray

February 10th, 2020


The majority of the best known theories about Autism are centered around the deficits for those on the spectrum. Fergus Murray discusses on this …

Autism Stories: Marcelle Ciampi

February 3rd, 2020


Autistic females often get a diagnosis later in life compared to their male counterparts . Marcelle Ciampi created the females with Asperger's non official checklist  in an effort to assist mental health professionals …

Autism Stories: Tacy Traverso

January 27th, 2020


The Autistic community  has struggled to be heard, to be seen, to be accommodated, to be accepted, and to feel like they have the space to be their authentic selves. On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Tacy …

Autism Stories: Haley Moss and Amy Gaeta

January 20th, 2020


There are many challenges to inclusion in all aspects of community for Autistic and Neurodiverse people. The Americans with Disablities  Act was created as a piece of civil rights legislation that makes it illegal to …

Autism Stories: John Truitt

January 13th, 2020


When you don't get a good night's sleep your day is probably going to much more challenging to navigate. That only intensifies when you have sleep apnea.  During this episode of Autism Stories we talk with John Truitt …

Autism Stories: Chris Hall

January 6th, 2020


Becoming an entrepreneur can certainly be very challenging, but it can also change your life for the better in so many ways. In this episode we talk with Chris Hall about how creating Computers for the Autistic …

Autism Stories: Emily Casanova

December 30th, 2019


What is Ehler's Danlos Syndrome and what can this teach us about Autism? We discuss this and much more with Emily Casanova, Research Assistant …

Autism Stories: Dane and Krista Capo

December 9th, 2019


There are many Autistic people who are talented artists, but finding employment with  art can be challenging.  On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Dane Capo and his mother Krista about how they have been able …

Autism Stories: Mikhaela Ackerman

December 2nd, 2019


Open office spaces can be stressful for just about any employee and a challenge to do your work succesfully, but especially when you are Autistic. …

Autism Stories: Dr. Sarah Zate

November 25th, 2019


Medical appointments can be stressful for just about anyone, but even more so to Autistic patients. On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with …

Autism Stories: Dr. Michael Hannon

November 18th, 2019


Research on the experiences of fathers whose children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder is limited, but especially for African-American fathers.  On this episode we discuss this with Dr. Michael Hannon who …

Autism Stories: Kelly Bron Johnson

November 11th, 2019


It is ongoing challenge to make businesses and events in the community more inclusive to all people. In this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Kelly Bron Jonson, the founder of Completely Inclusive, on how her …

Autism Stories: Karissa Johnson

November 4th, 2019


Next year there will be much interest in watching gymnastics at the Olympics, but it can be a great sport to participate in with so many positive benefits.  On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Karissa Johnson …

Autism Stories: Sara Earhart

October 21st, 2019


Figuring out who we are and what we want is a  lifelong quest. On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Sara Earhart about how being diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder led her  to start a blog, Seeking Sara, …

Autism Stories: Alec Frazier

October 14th, 2019


Peer mentorship can have a profoundly positive affect on the lives of its participants . On this episode of Autism Stories we talk with Alec Frazier who shares with us how this type has been beneficial to him and can be …

Autism Stories: Dylan Dailor

October 7th, 2019


What is it like to be an openly Autistic political candidate? We discuss this with Dylan Dailor, who is running for state assembly,  and how he wants …

Autism Stories: Nicole Ryan and Virginia Smedley

September 23rd, 2019


Vacation can be one of the great pleasures of this world, but for many Autistic people getting to these destinations can be extremely stressful due …

Autism Stories: Andrew November Returns

September 16th, 2019


Can your social media use be looked at to deny you disabilities benefits?  Andrew November returns to Autism Stories to talk about how social security may be looking at your social media accounts in the future to …

Autism Stories: Mark Fremmerlid

September 9th, 2019


What does successful entreprenership  for Autistic people look like?  In this episode of Autism Stories hear from Mark Fremmerlid how he helped his …

Autism Stories: Jillian Nelson

August 26th, 2019


Who are the true experts about the Autistic experience and how can they change the world?  In this episode we have a discussion about this subject …

Autism Stories: Katie Oswald

August 19th, 2019


Many Autistic people have places they would like to visit, but it can be very overwhelming and as a result decide to travel . On today’s episode we …

Autism Stories: Dr. Jen Malia

August 12th, 2019


 Autistic characters in modern media  are important because they can educate neurotypical people about the experiences of Autistic people,  if it is a well thought out character. In this episode we discuss this and much …

Autism Stories: April Stephens

August 5th, 2019


Too often Autistic African-Americans don't get the support they need from organizations that provide supports to those with Autism. On today's epsiode we talk with April Stephens, the founder of Autism from Another …

Autism Stories: Chris Bonnello

July 22nd, 2019


 Many Autistic people are very talented writers, but why is that and what can be learned from the writing experience? We tackle these questions on today’s episode with Chris Bonnello of “Autistic Not Weird”. Autism …

Autism Stories: Sal Spinelli

July 15th, 2019


If you are a fan of America's Got Talent than this episode of Autism Stories is for you! We will talk with   Sal Spinelli who is the vocal coach of …

Autism Stories: David Weiss

July 8th, 2019


On this episode we continue our discussion about running with occupational therapist David Weiss. David talks about how he has helped Autistic people …

Autism Stories: Tracey Cohen

July 1st, 2019


 On this episode we talk with Tracey Cohen about how running can have a profoundly positive impact on the lives of Autistic people in so many different ways. Autism Stories connects you with amazing people who are …

Autism Stories: Alex Manners

June 17th, 2019


Sports is a passion for many Autistic people, but going to these sporting events can be very overwhelming. In this episode we talk with our first guest from England,  Alex Manners. Alex discusses with us his campaign …

Autism Stories: Jason Gepperth

June 10th, 2019


Many Autistic people are interested in science, technology, engineering, and math. However, finding employment in these areas  can be challenging. On …

Autism Stories: Anne Tapia Returns

June 3rd, 2019


Healthy Relationships are vital to the existence of all of us,  but can be challenging to find and nuture.. In this episode, Anne Tapia, of the Regional Autism Advisory Council, returns to Autism Stories to preview The …

Autism Stories: Haley Dunn

May 27th, 2019


In this episode of Autism Stories will be talk about a great educational opportunity coming up on June 11th and 12th which is  the Milestones National Autism Conference. We will preview ten sessions at the conference we …

Autism Stories: Nathan Morgan

May 20th, 2019


On this episode of Autism Stories we have an important discussion about the intersection of Autism and the LGBT community with Nathan Morgan of Milestones Autism Resources.  Nathan is a self-advocate who has shared his …

Autism Stories: Becca Lory Hector

May 13th, 2019


Storytelling exists in every culture as a way to educate and entertain. In this episode we talk with Becca Lory Hector about how Geek Club Books …

Autism Stories: Tim Goldstein

April 29th, 2019


In this episode we discuss the technical  interview process for those with Autism with Tim Goldstein. Tim is the author of  Geeks Guide to …

Autism Stories: Megan Metzelaar

April 22nd, 2019


It's time for some music.  In this episode we talk with Megan Metzelaar, the writer and performer of the Autism Stories theme song "Who am I" about how  music can be beneficial for those with Autism. Autism Stories …

Autism Stories: Tara Regan

April 15th, 2019


In this episode we  discuss how personal and family indicators effect those with Autism in developing self determination in their lives.  Autism …

Autism Stories: Ivette Sarkar

April 8th, 2019


In this episode we will talk with Ivette Sarkar about the challenges those with Autism and their families face when they don't fluently speak …

Autism Stories: Armani Williams

April 1st, 2019


What is it like to have Autism and be a NASCAR driver? On this episode we talk with Armani Williams, the first NASCAR driver that is diagnosed with Autism.  Armani shares with us his start as a race care driver, how …

Autism Stories: Boaz Santiago

March 25th, 2019


Finding and keeping  a job you love is not easy for anyone, but particularly for those with Autism. In this episode we talk with Boaz Santiago about …

Autism Stories: Katie Hatmaker

March 18th, 2019


Life can be so challenging prior to someone getting an Autism diagnosis. On this episode we will talk about getting an Autism diagnosis with Katie Hatmaker. Katie is a clinical assistant and part of the Autism …

Autism Stories: Molly Dann-Pipinias

March 11th, 2019


On this episode we discuss with Molly Dann how sensory processing impacts so much of what we do. Molly D. Dann-Pipinias is a self-advocate with a …

Autism Stories: Beth Thompson

March 4th, 2019


On this episode we talk with Beth Thompson about  developing successful internships for those with Autism.  Beth is the program services director for …

Autism Stories: Sondra Williams

February 25th, 2019


On this episode we talk about how to effectively communicate to have your needs met with Sondra Williams.  Sondra is a publish author, national speaker, and  member of the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence …

Autism Stories: Maverick Crawford

February 24th, 2019


On this episode we talk with Maverick Crawford  about how people with Autism can find their personal strength and become successful. Maverick is the …

Autism Stories: Thomas Edwards

February 18th, 2019


On this episode we will talk with Thomas Edwards about removing employment barriers to help Autistic people be successful at work. Thomas is the …

Autism Stories: Mike Sweetin

February 4th, 2019


On this episode we talk about how you can best work with your counties support administrator with Mike Sweetin. Mike is the transition services coordinator and previously a support administrator for Butler County in …

Autism Stories: Bill Fenbers

January 28th, 2019


On this episode we will talk with Bill Fendbers, the social media facilitator for the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati, about the power of …

Autism Stories: Kelly Mahler

January 21st, 2019


On this episode we discuss the sensory system you need to know more about with occupational therapist Kelly Mahler. Kelly discusses why its so important to know and be aware of your interoception system on a daily …

Autism Stories: Mary Ellen Greacen

January 14th, 2019


On this episode of Autism Stories Mary Ellen Gracean, the Vice President of Operations at the Autism Society of Pittsburgh, discusses the importance of  employment, mentoring, and social opportunities. Autism Stories …

Autism Stories: Haley Moss

January 7th, 2019


On this episode of Autism Stories we will talk about life for college students with Autism with Haley Moss. Haley is the author of  "A Freshman …

Autism Stories: Dr. Lamar Hardwick

December 24th, 2018


In this Christmas Eve edition of Autism Stories listen to our interview with Dr. Lamar Hardwick. He will discuss being diagnosed with Autism as an …

Autism Stories: Barb Rutt

December 17th, 2018


In this episode of Autism Stories, Barb Rutt discusses self advocacy, human sexuality, and how to work best with families .She has been advocating …

Autism Stories: Eric Metzger

December 10th, 2018


In this episode of Autism Stories, Eric Metzger discusses the different aspects of community and how we must think differently about them in order to best support people with Autism to reach their true potential. Autism …

Autism Stories: Debbie Picker

December 3rd, 2018


In this episode of Autism Stories, Debbie Picker of Fare Cle discusses how her organization is finding ways to help people with Autism meet their transportation needs. Autism Stories connects you with amazing people …

Autism Stories: Anne Tapia

November 26th, 2018


Did you know that the neuroscience community believes that those with Autism may be at greater risk for trauma than the rest of our population? On …

Autism Stories: Cathy Hughes

November 18th, 2018


Autism Stories connects you with amazing people in the Autism community. On this episode of Autism Stories Cathy Hughes of Achieving True Self discuss her dramatic entrance into the Autism community and the importance …

Autism Stories: Andrew November

November 11th, 2018


Autism Stories connects you with amazing people in the Autism community who help teens and adults with Autism become more independent and successful. …

Autism Stories: Amanda Tipkemper

November 4th, 2018


Autism Stories connects you with amazing people in the Autism community. Learn how they help teens and adults with Autism become more independent and …

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