We sat down with Cian O'Clery, Emmy Award Winning Director, Showrunner, and Co-Creator of "Love On The Spectrum". Season 2 US of "Love On The Spectrum" drops later this month on Netflix. Catch a glimpse of what it's like creating a show that crosses the globe and this season, lands right here in Atlanta. For just the audio podcast of this episode, head to where ever you get your podcasts and look for Life With the Spectrum.
We hope you never need to seek out a residential program for youth with ASD but if you need to...we sat down with the CEO of Laurel Heights Hospital, Corey Jackson, to learn more about the several different types of treatment programs offered. From part time to fulltime care we also take a sneak peek at what a students education and programming might look like when they are staying at Laurel Heights.
After a successful run as State Director of The Arc here in Georgia along with running YMCA's and more, Shannon Mattox, an advocate for diversity, disability, equity, and inclusion speaks with us about what it means to be an advocate and how to get started with your own advocacy. We even find out about her exciting book that is on the way!
Because life doesn't come with a script! Founder and Executive Director Sandy Bruce takes center stage with Autism Improvised to talk about the different programs like shenanigans, code breakers, and an all female social called Bright Paths. With rolling classes year around... check it all out here.
It's always great catchin' up with Claire Dees, the Executive Director of Autism Support group in Gwinnett. With new groups, social opportunities, and camp season right around the corner....there is really something for all ages groups to take advantage of.
Many have heard her speak, watched videos, and have read her books. We launch into 2023 with Temple Grandin. We find out how she feels about ABA therapy, talk about the different types of minds featured in her latest book and ask the fun questions too. With a full calendar of speaking engagements coming up this year, I am honored that she takes time to speak with us today!