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Autism Live Friday, September 28, 2012

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Today on Autism Live, Shannon shares tips for teaching the alphabet to children and responds to viewer questions about compliance, play dates and obtaining services. Dr. Jonathan Tarbox shares a recent genetic study that could make it possible to predict with some accuracy whether a child is at risk for developing ASD. Dr. Tarbox also answers viewer questions about fascination with poop, getting our children to tell us what they did at school and what are appropriate responses to challenging behavior ? spoiler alert Handcuffs are NOT on his list of effective strategies!
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

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Autism Unusual Fears

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BCBA Angela Persicke shares details from research about the rate of children on the spectrum having unusual fears that are not rational. The recent study showed a dramatic difference between children on the spectrum and nuero typical kids.

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

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The Autism Summit

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A few months ago Scott Badesch from The Autism Society publicly called for Autism organizations to stop the ?infighting? and come together for an Autism Summit. Today Scott joins Autism Moms Shannon Penrod and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson to share the goal of the summit and updates on progress toward this goal. Scott talks about Autism as a civil rights issue.
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

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Teaching Simple Problem Solving

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Executive Function skills are important because they help children to be able to identify a goal, work towards it, trouble-shoot difficulties, be flexible and arrive at their goal. Shannon Penrod, host of Autism Live shares how we can start with young children and teach them simple problem solving, which will serve them well on their way to more complex problem solving.

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

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The Autism Society Mission

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Scott Badesch, President and COO of The Autism Society, joins Autism Let?s Talk Autism with Shannon Nancy to share the history and mission of The Autism Society. Information is given about programs that are designed to help families and individuals on the spectrum with the wide range of issues they may encounter.
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

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Autism and Sleep Disorders

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Autism Live host Shannon Penrod asks BCBA Evelyn Gould about sleep disorders in children with Autism Spectrum disorder. The wide variety of variables that could be involved are discussed, everything from not going to sleep to not staying asleep. Recommendations for getting help are shared.
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

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Recommended Toys for Children with Autism

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Autism Live host Shannon Penrod and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson of Autism Care and Treatment (ACT) Today, as they visit Toys-R-Us and introduce us to some great toys for children with autism. Toys-R-Us was generous enough to donate all the toys we reviewed to Toys for Tots.

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

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Autism Dad Scott Badesch

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Scott Badesch from The Autism Society joins Autism Moms Shannon Penrod and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson on this episode to talk about his journey through Autism and how it led him to be the President and COO of The Autism Society. The Autism Society is an organization whose mission is to help individuals living with Autism.
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

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Science Based Autism Treatment

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David Celiberti, President of the Association for Science and Autism Treatment (ASAT) shares resources available to parents to help guide their treatment choices, while at the ABAI conference in Seattle 2012. Autism parent Barbara Wells talks about the importance of science based treatment.
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

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Autism Parent Anxiety Help

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BCBA Evelyn Gould talks with Autism parent Shannon Penrod about anxiety. Rather than trying to deny the anxiety, or wish it away, Gould gives insightful tips on becoming aware of what important life value is at the bottom of the anxiety. Once you can identify what the core value is that is being threatened it can be easier to make hard choices and the anxiety can diminish.
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

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