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Let’s Talk Autism with Shannon & Nancy – Autism News + Aaron Smith and Marsha Easley

Join us as our hosts Shannon Penrod and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson cover autism news before being joined by an Elvis Tribute Artist and Autism Advocate Aaron Smith! After that, our hosts introduce a new segment called Autism Family Portrait! Shannon and Nancy talk with Marsha Easley about her wonderful family and what she hopes to accomplish […]

Autism Live – Hypotonia & Hypertonia Explained + Garth Herberg and Jason Weissbrod from Spectrum Laboratory

In this episode of Autism Live, our host Shannon discusses Hypotonia & Hypertonia for the jargon of the day! Afterwards she is joined by Garth Herberg and Jason Weissbrod from Spectrum Laboratory to discuss new music classes, a concert they are preparing for on June 10th, some recent gigs their artists have been working on […]

Let’s Talk Autism – Autism News + CIP Program Director, Ashley Lehman, M.A., BCBA

Our hosts Shannon and Nancy cover autism news about Amazon debuting a show starring actors with autism, FDA claims to have had a breakthrough with an autism diagnostic aid and Autism Speaks launching a crowdsourcing competition! After that, our hosts our joined by CIP Program Director, Ashley Lehman, M.A., BCBA to discuss CIP and the […]

Autism Live – Hyposensitivity Explained + American award-winning Writer & Author Christina Adams

In this episode of Autism Live, we are joined by American award-winning writer, journalist, author and speaker, Christina Adams after Shannon discusses Hyposensitivity for the autism jargon of the day! Recorded January 19, 2022 https://christinaadamsauthor.com   8:15 Jargon of the Day – Hyposensitivity 9:10 Hyposensitivity – Actual Definition 9:30 Hyposensitivity – Working Definition 17:00 Question […]

Autism Live – Hypersensitivity Explained + Author & Autism Advocate Thomas A. McKean

  In this episode of Autism Live, we are joined by Author, Autism Advocate, International Speaker and songwriter Thomas A. McKean joins Shannon to discuss autism, advocacy, Identity and more! Tune in and check it out! Thomas A. McKean Websites: https://www.thomasamckean.com https://www.facebook.com/thomasamckean   6:20 Jargon of the Day – Hypersensitivity 7:54 Actual Definition of Hypersensitivity […]

Let’s Talk Autism – Autism News + Producer and Autism Advocate Vana Thiero

It’s time for Let’s Talk Autism! Join as our guest Shannon discuss a perspective article on parenting from the Washington Post, a mother who was humiliated on a Jetblue flight due to a mask issue and an opinion piece from spectrumnews.org about a missed opportunity with motor skills. After that our hosts our joined by […]

Autism Live – What is Stimming? + A Talk About RBT Training with Dr. Justin Leaf

Tune in as our host Shannon Penrod discusses what the autism jargon term “Stimming” means for the autism jargon of the day! After that, our host is joined by Dr. Justin Leaf, BCBA-D, Co-Director of Research and Director of Training for Autism Partnership Foundation and Professor at Endicott College. Together they both discuss RBT training […]