Podcast

#028: Autism & Medication with Dr. Michael Murray, Psychiatrist

#028: Autism & Medication with Dr. Michael Murray, Psychiatrist I am elated to welcome Dr. Michael Murray to the podcast. Dr. Murray is the first medical doctor I have had the privilege of interviewing and hopefully he is the first of many to come. He is a…


#027: Teaching Social Skills with TAGTeach: Interview with Theresa McKeon

#027: Teaching Social Skills with TAGTeach: Interview with Theresa McKeon I have the pleasure of interviewing my good friend of over a decade, Theresa McKeon. Theresa is a well-known public speaker as well as an expert on the TAGteach methodology. She spent 30…


#026: Should You Focus on Talking in Sentences for Children with Autism? | Delayed Speech Development

#026: Should You Focus on Talking in Sentences for Children with Autism? | Delayed Speech Development I’ve made a lot of mistakes over the course of the last two decades; I’ve also seen both parents and professionals make a lot of mistakes as well. So, for this…


#024: Jenna P. (Autism Mom): Autism + Other Diagnoses and Risk of Autism in Siblings

#024: Jenna P. (Autism Mom): Autism + Other Diagnoses and Risk of Autism in Siblings I’ve mentioned a former client of mine, Jenna, multiple times since I began the Turn Autism Around podcast and now I finally have the pleasure of actually having her on for an…


#022: Steve Ward: Teaching Kids with Autism Games and Leisure Activities

#022: Teaching Kids with Autism Games and Leisure Activities I’m thrilled to welcome Steve Ward, my good friend, and colleague, to the Turn Autism Around podcast. As a result of working in the autism field as a Behavior Analyst for over two decades, Steve has…


#021: Sasha Long-Teacher & BCBA: Multidisciplinary Collaboration

#021: Sasha Long-Teacher & BCBA: Multidisciplinary Collaboration It’s my pleasure to have Sasha Long as a guest on my podcast. Sasha is not only a certified teacher and behavior analyst but also a fellow podcaster. In December 2018, she began hosting The Autism…


#025: Leanne Page: Parenting with ABA

#025: Leanne Page: Parenting with ABA I’ve interviewed a lot of guests on the Turn Autism Around podcast thus far, and this next guest is one of my favorites. I’m pleased to introduce all of my listeners to Leanne Page, a certified BCBA and a mother of two lovely…


#020: Amy Lutz Interview: Severe Autism

#020: Amy Lutz Interview: Severe Autism Children and adults with severe autism have different needs than those with mild autism, as autism advocate Amy Lutz knows very well. Not only is Amy the mother of a 20-year-old son who has severe autism, but she’s also the…


#019: Advocating for Children with Autism: 5 Steps for Parents and Professionals

#019: Advocating for Children with Autism: 5 Steps for Parents and Professionals When it comes to our children and our clients, it’s our job to advocate for them and ensure that they’re able to lead their happiest, safest lives. When I began advocating for my own…


Social Group Work

#018: Ashley Rose: Teaching Social Skills Through Social Group Work

#018: Ashley Rose: Teaching Social Skill Groups Ashely Rose is the owner and director of Mission Cognition, a social skill development center in New Jersey that not only works with children with autism but also children with ADHD and speech delays. She’s also…