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KNX Morning News with Dick Helton and Vicky Moore | KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO
Jessica Biel, Justin Timberlake And Robert F Kennedy JR discussed on KNX Morning News with Dick Helton and Vicky Moore
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Aired 2 months ago 29:06
Autism and musicals
Sophie and Ryan are both on the autism spectrum, and they call themselves ‘Aspies’ even though Asperger’s is no longer an official diagnosis. They also share a passion—even an obsession—for musical theatre, so they’ve teamed up to create a cabaret called ‘The Aspie Hour’. It’s irreverent and funny and it breaks down commonly held misconceptions about autism.
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Spreading Autism Awareness With Dr. Thomas Frazier Of Autism Speaks
April is Autism Awareness Month and Hilaria and Daphne are joined by Chief Science Office at Autism Speaks, Dr. Thomas Frazier, PhD. He is responsible for the science portfolio, including grant-making, the MSSNG genomic research project and the Autism Treatment Network. As a clinical psychologist, Dr. Frazier has been involved for 11 years in evaluation, treatment and research focused on individuals with Autism. Prior to joining Autism Speaks, he was the director of the Cleveland Clinic Center for Autism and an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. He is a dad of 2 beautiful children one of which has Autism and intellectual disabilities.Over the past decade, Dr. Frazier has published more than 100 peer-reviewed papers and done numerous conference presentations. His research has focused on improving Autism identification; developing and studying new treatment approaches; creating and refining measures for tracking Autism symptoms and quality of life in individuals and families affected by Autism; and translational studies of a genetic sub-group of individuals with Autism and phosphatase and tensin homolog (PTEN) mutations.Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with Autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with Autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for Autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.Together, Dr. Frazier, Hilaria and Daphne discuss the signs to be aware of when looking at children who might have Autism and things parents can do with their kids to test at home. Plus, raising awareness about Autism and the many resources out there to help families with children on the Autism spectrum at Autismspeaks.org.Favorite Things:Dr. Frazier: AutismSpeaks.org, Autism Cares Bill, Autism Speaks 100 Days KitDaphne: Monti Kids: Montessori program toys designed and safety tested for birth to age 3 and Malibu Non-Dairy Flax MilkHilaria: Elmhurst Non-Dairy Oat MilkEmail us with your questions at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow us on Instagram, just search for @MomBrain. We answer a lot of your questions on there! Check out videos of our episodes on our new YouTube channel!
Aired 4 months ago 29:06
The autism project
Socially awkward Professor Don Tillman was the protagonist in the best-selling novel The Rosie Project, a book which built awareness of and helped to reduce the stigma around autism. The final book in author Graeme Simsion's Rosie trilogy has Don and his wife Rosie raising their 11-year-old son, who may have autism.
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