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problem behaviors related to pain

Problem Behaviors Related to Pain and the Four Functions of Behavior

#045: Problem Behaviors Related to Pain and the Four Functions of Behavior Many of our children or clients with autism may have severe problem behaviors related to pain and medical issues.  Even if children are vocal, they may not be able to…


autism and stimming

Autism and Stimming: How to Reduce Self-Stimulatory Behavior

#044: Autism and Stimming: How to Reduce Self-Stimulatory Behavior In previous episodes I have talked about children with autism and stimming and scripting behaviors, however I haven’t made an episode that went in-depth about these issues or how to…


autism legal rights

Autism Legal Rights & Transition to Adulthood: Interview with Autism Attorney Gary Mayerson

#043: Autism Legal Rights & Transition to Adulthood: Interview with Autism Attorney Gary Mayerson In my previous episode, I shared my five lessons for dealing with legal disputes in the autism realm. I specifically mentioned that my episode was…


legal lessons

5 Autism Legal Lessons I've Learned Over the Past Decade

#042: 5 Autism Legal Lessons I’ve Learned Over the Past Decade After two decades of working in the autism field, I’ve found myself in a few legal disputes. I have been through two due process cases, facilitated IEPs, fair hearing processes, and…


Interprofessional Collaboration

Teamwork & Collaboration Between SLPs and BCBAs: Interview with Dr. Joanne Gerenser

#041: Teamwork & Collaboration Between SLPs and BCBAs: Interview with Dr. Joanne Gerenser I do have a few driving goals for my podcast, and one of those goals is to encourage collaboration between SLPs and BCBAs. The divide between both…


autism parenting

Autism Parenting & Autism Podcasts with Autism Mom Megan C.

#040: Autism Parenting & Autism Podcasts with Autism Mom Megan C. One of the reasons I first created the Turn Autism Around podcast was because there weren’t many autism podcasts out there. I remember how scared and confused I was when Lucas…


speech delay

Autism and Speech Delay Warning Signs & AAC Devices with SLP Mom Deidra Darst

#039: Autism and Speech Delay Warning Signs & AAC Devices with SLP Mom Deidra Darst If you’ve listened to my podcast before, you know that I am a huge proponent of autism professionals collaborating for the good of the children, and their…


behavioral science

The Behavioral Science of ABA: Interview with Ryan O’Donnell

#038: The Behavioral Science of ABA: Interview with Ryan O’Donnell Our guest, Ryan O’Donnell, went off to college in 2009 not knowing what he wanted to do with the rest of his life. He found that he really enjoyed psychology classes & the science…


autism and grandparents

Autism and Grandparents: What You Can Do for Your Grandchild with Autism

#037: Autism and Grandparents: What You Can Do for Your Grandchild with Autism I’m glad you’re listening to the Turn Autism Around podcast. I’m interviewing a very gung-ho grandmother today as we we talk about autism and grandparents. Grandma Diane…


autism medication

Autism Medication, Related Medical Conditions & Indicating Pain for Kids with Autism

#036: Autism Medication, Related Medical Conditions & Indicating Pain for Kids with Autism One essential part of giving your child prescribed autism medication is to keep a log of what you give them, when you give it to them, and the dosage. This…