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PANS and PANDAS disorders

PANS and PANDAS Disorders: Interview with Beth Maloney

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Autism and Medical Issues: How Medical Issues Impact Problem Behavior

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When A Child with Autism Will Not Take Medicine

Today’s video blog is all about when a child with autism will not take medicine. As you know, I'm a behavior analyst and a mom to 2 adult sons, one with autism.  Some of you may not know that I’ve also been a Registered Nurse for over 3 decades. I feel that my nursing background has been extremely…


autism questions

Live Q&A Call: Your Autism Questions Answered

#109: Live Q&A Call: Your Autism Questions Answered After my podcast listener survey last November, I learned that 70% of my listeners are parents, grandparents, and caregivers of children with autism. As a bonus for filling out my survey, I…


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Top 10 Best Autism Podcast Episodes of 2020

#104: Top 10 Best Autism Podcast Episodes of 2020 As my second year of podcasting comes to a close, I wanted to take some time and reflect on some of the best autism podcast episodes from this year.  I recently was able to survey over a hundred of my…


autism sleep issues

How to Resolve Autism Sleep Issues in Children

How to Resolve Autism Sleep Issues in Children Sleep problems are very common in children with autism. With my own son, Lucas, I struggled with getting him to sleep in his own bed through the night for ten years. Using ABA techniques though, I was finally able to establish a step-by-step…


selective eating

Dr. Keith Williams: Tackling Selective Eating in Children with Autism

#095: Dr. Keith Williams: Tackling Selective Eating in Children with Autism A very common concern among parents of children with autism is selective eating. In fact, it’s such a common concern that it’s become a diagnostic marker for autism spectrum…


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Autism Living Facilities and Out of Home Placement | Interview with Lisa C

#086: Autism Living Facilities and Out of Home Placement | Interview with Lisa C I’m happy to introduce you to an old friend of mine, Lisa C. We met years ago when my son Lucas went to the same school as Lisa’s oldest son Ethan. Two of Lisa’s three…


autism and anxiety

Autism and Anxiety

Autism and Anxiety Children with autism often experience other medical issues, including anxiety.  Today, I’m discussing the different types of anxiety that you may be seeing in your child or clients and I’m also going to give you next steps that you should take if your child has…


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The Role of Functional Nutrition and Medicine in Autism

#080: The Role of Functional Nutrition and Medicine in Autism Functional nutrition and medicine is a branch of medicine that addresses the system as a whole. Denise Voight’s “fall” into autism began when she was looking for ways that she could help…