loader from loading.io

26 Kid Gigawatt's Roman Holidays | On our summer road trip documentary plans

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Release Date: 04/05/2014

36 Jessica Kupferman | On ADHD, autism, and comb-overs. show art 36 Jessica Kupferman | On ADHD, autism, and comb-overs.

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Hold onto your comb-overs, people! Today we're chatting with entrepreneur, business coach, and fellow podcaster Jessica Kupferman. Jessica has a teenaged son with high functioning autism, and she is VERY funny.

info_outline
35 Jen Turrell | On ABA, staffing up, and first plane rides show art 35 Jen Turrell | On ABA, staffing up, and first plane rides

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

info_outline
34 Officer Matt Brown | On why registering our kids saves lives, and on summertime safety on the spectrum show art 34 Officer Matt Brown | On why registering our kids saves lives, and on summertime safety on the spectrum

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Hey guys! So summer is coming, even though you wouldn't really be feeling it yet if you are up in Maine with us, and I wanted to do an  episode about safety issues and autism. This is super important because statistically, most accidents involving people on the spectrum happen in the warmer months. I'm excited to be speaking today with Federal Law Enforcement Officer, autism parent, and autism first responder trainer Matt Brown. ...

info_outline
33 Kid Gigawatt | On 3 things that made us better autism parents, plus 5 coping tools for bumpy days show art 33 Kid Gigawatt | On 3 things that made us better autism parents, plus 5 coping tools for bumpy days

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Thrilled to be joined by my husband to discuss three things we feel have made us better autism parents people. I hope listening to these will get you thinking about how your past experiences relate to the spectrum. ...

info_outline
32 Patty Pacelli | On preparing younger kiddos for the workforce, what makes some people with autism fantastic hires, some of the best and worst jobs for people with autism, and about helpful work accommodations.  show art 32 Patty Pacelli | On preparing younger kiddos for the workforce, what makes some people with autism fantastic hires, some of the best and worst jobs for people with autism, and about helpful work accommodations.

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Today I'm excited to speak to author Patty Pacelli, whose young adult son has autism. She advocates for people on the spectrum to achieve their career dreams and contribute their exceptional talents to the workforce, and has just written a book entitled Six Word Lessons for Autism Friendly Workplaces. ...

info_outline
31 Kyle Crawford | On his new autism book, customized education, inclusion, laughing, and magical moments. (<--dolphins included!) show art 31 Kyle Crawford | On his new autism book, customized education, inclusion, laughing, and magical moments. (<--dolphins included!)

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Kyle's work in autism spans direct services, research, and administration. He worked one-on-one with adults on the spectrum in Santa Barbara, CA, focusing on improvements in quality of life, employment, health, and social networks. For two years, while pursuing his Master's of Social Work, he worked for a multi-million dollar state and federally funded psychosocial intervention research project at the University of Pittsburgh for adults with autism that aims to be a new standard in adult autism services. And he's author to the recent book, Connect: Findings for a New Era of Autism.Here are all...

info_outline
30 Kelley Fitch | On episodes 1-29 - a quick guide show art 30 Kelley Fitch | On episodes 1-29 - a quick guide

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Today's episode is a bit different, because I won't be doing any interviewing - I'm flying solo. It's been a rough week for us all, because my father-in-law died on Monday afternoon, and he was just a great guy. A coach, a teacher, a veteran, a lifelong athlete, and a kind and gentle man. ...

info_outline
29 Julie Cole | On labels, raising 6 kids, and running a successful business show art 29 Julie Cole | On labels, raising 6 kids, and running a successful business

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Today, I'm so excited to speak to Mabel's Labels founder, blogger, and mama to many, Julie Cole. Julie's business has been featured on the Huffington Post, The View, InStyle Magazine, Forbes, and many others, and her oldest of 6 kids has autism. ...

info_outline
28 Cynthia Lord | on her Newberry award-winning book, Rules, and what's next show art 28 Cynthia Lord | on her Newberry award-winning book, Rules, and what's next

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Today I am super excited to speak to fellow Mainer and Newberry award-winning author of the book Rules, Cynthia Lord. We chat about writing a book with autism at the center, her new books coming out this year, and some ideas for making libraries more inclusive for kiddos on the spectrum. ...

info_outline
27 Chris Brogan | On being a freak, a misfit, and a weirdo - and how that can make you a successful entrepreneur show art 27 Chris Brogan | On being a freak, a misfit, and a weirdo - and how that can make you a successful entrepreneur

Joyriding In Autismland: Autism Podcast with Kid Gigawatt

Named one of Forbes' top 30 Twitter influencers in 2013, social media rockstar, best-selling author, publisher, speaker, business consultant and super nice guy Chris Brogan is today's guest. We chat about the inspiration behind his new book, The Freaks Shall Inherit the Earth: Entrepreneurship for Weirdos, Misfits, and World Dominators. ...

info_outline
 
More Episodes

On road tripping from Portland Maine to Portland Oregon this summer, and our plans to make a documentary movie. Check out the deets here.

Kelley