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Laughing Through Tears Autism Bloggers

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Autism mom bloggers Lisa and Erica talk about their blog Laughing Through Tears, how it came about and why it gives them an outlet to cope with the trials and triumphs that come with having multiple children on the Autism spectrum. Lisa and Erica each have 2 children on the spectrum. Laugh along as they chat about finding viewers in Antarctica, and why you should never piss off an Autism mom!

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Teens with Autism Bullied More

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A study was recently published in the Archives of Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine detailing significantly higher rates of bullying for teens with Autism. Autism mom, Shannon Penrod shares important details of the study and its recommendations for helping teens on the spectrum to beat the odds.

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Autism Live – Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

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Shannon Penrod, mother of a child on the Autism spectrum, hosts an interactive show focusing on how parents, teachers and practitioners can be their most effective and efficient working with a child on the Autism Spectrum. On today?s show Shannon shares the jargon term Mastery, tips on how to use food to improve oral motor skills, fun tips on teaching the five senses and removing artificial colors and flavors from your child?s diet. Questions asked include how to find lessons to teach children on the spectrum, what to do when the school denies services despite your private diagnosis, what to do when the school diagnoses Autism and the funding provider diagnoses PDD-NOS, and what after school activities are appropriate for kids with ASD.

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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Morning Rituals for Children with Autism

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Dr. Jonathon Tarbox, Executive Director of the Autism Research Group, shares helpful information about making morning rituals more effective for children on the Autism spectrum. Dr. Tarbox shares easy tips to reduce stress, encourage progress and prevent rigidity. Morning can often be a stressful time for children and parents, a child with ASD can often be overwhelmed by the bustle of morning activity, but with a few easy changes this transition time can be greatly improved for the entire family.

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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Older Fathers and Maternal Immune Disregulation a Factor in Autism?

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Breaking Autism News on Let?s Talk Autism with Shannon Nancy, can the age of the father or the ability of the mother?s immune system to regulate itself play a role in whether a child is diagnosed with Autism?
Recent studies suggest that either may play a role. Listen in as Autism Moms Shannon Penrod and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson share important information about the studies and their views on the subject.

Let?s Talk Autism with Shannon Nancy is a weekly segment on Autism Live featuring Shannon Penrod, radio show host of Everyday Autism Miracles, and Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson, executive director of Autism Care and Treatment Today! Shannon and Nancy share the latest Autism news, interview important members of the Autism community and share ideas for how to keep your family strong while caring for a child or teenager with an Autism spectrum diagnosis.

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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Canucks Autism Network and 3 Year Old’s Name Trouble

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Vancouver Canuck?s forward Manny Malhotra receives kudos for raising a cool million dollars for the Canuck Autism Network while the Grand Island School district asks deaf 3 year old, Hunter Spanjer to find a new way to sign his name because the current way doesn?t fit within their guidelines! It?s the good and bad of this week?s special needs news with Autism Live. Tune in to hear heated host Shannon Penrod tell the school district what sign she would like to give them!
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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Ernie Els for Autism

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Pro Golfer Ernie Els raises money for Els for Autism, an amazing on- going golf event that benefits children on the Autism spectrum. Congratulations to Ernie, whose son has ASD, for making a difference in such a positive way.
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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Ep. 194 – August 31st, 2012

Ep. 194 – August 31st, 2012 from Autism Live. Like this? Watch the latest episode of Autism Live on Blip! http://blip.tv/autismlive/watch

On todayapos;s show Shannon shares some cool academic tips about teaching shapes and later about recording IEP meetings. In our regular Friday Research segment, Dr. Jonathan Tarbox talks about the challenges our kids on the spectrum face with perspective taking and how we can start to teach it.

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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What is a BCBA?

What is a BCBA? from Autism Live. Like this? Watch the latest episode of Autism Live on Blip! http://blip.tv/autismlive/watch

BCBA Evelyn Gould explains, what a BCBA is, from training to practice.

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 Miracle Project – Founder Elaine Hall

The Miracle Project – Founder Elaine Hall from Autism Live. Like this? Watch the latest episode of Autism Live on Blip! http://blip.tv/autismlive/watch

The Miracle Project creates community for children with autism through music, movement, theater, and film. Shannon and Nancy talk to founder of the Miracle Project, Elaine Hall, who herself has a son on the spectrum.
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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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