IN THIS WEEK’S EPISODE:
(45 mins) In this episode, hosts Katherine Cody, Psy.D. and Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS present part 1 of the “Voices from the Spectrum” panel presented at the Asperger Syndrome & High Functioning Autism Association (AHA) 2018 Conference. The panel covers practical strategies for people with autism, presented by people that are themselves on the spectrum. Kate was the moderator, and Becca was one of the panelists, and they were joined by: Dena Gassner, M.S.W., Ph.D. candidate (an advocate, writer, and speaker), Emanuel Frowner (Research assistant at Seaver Autism Center and Special Project Assistant at NYC Autism Charter Schools), Amy Gravino, M.A., CAS (a national public speaker, autism consultant, college coach, and writer), Stephen Katz (Executive Director of Aspies for Social Success [AFSS]), and Stephen Shore, Ed.D. (author, autism advocate, board member for Autism Speaks and the USAAA, and professor at Adelphi University). In part one of the panel, practical strategies for being organized, for meal preparation, and for money management.
FOR PART TWO: https://www.differentbrains.org/voices-from-the-spectrum-part-2-spectrumly-speaking-ep-48/
Thank you to the Asperger Syndrome & High Functioning Autism Association (AHA) and its Executive Director Patricia R. Schissel, LMSW for giving us permission to use this recording! You can learn more about them here: http://ahany.org/
For some more information about the panelists:
Dena Gassner, M.S.W., Ph.D. candidate: http://www.denagassner.com/
Emanuel Frowner: https://www.youtube.com/user/Emanuelknicks
Amy Gravino, M.A., CAS: http://www.amygravino.com/
Stephen Katz: http://www.nyautismcommunity.org/the-people-of-afss/
Stephen Shore, Ed.D.: http://www.AutismAsperger.net/
To view Dr. Kate Cody’s PowerPoint that accompanied the talk: https://www.differentbrains.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/AHA-Voices-From-the-Spectrum-Practical-Strategies.pptx
Spectrumly Speaking is the podcast dedicated to women on the autism spectrum, produced by Different Brains®. Every two weeks join our hosts Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS (a Life Coach, Certified Autism Specialist, and Autism advocate that is herself on the spectrum) and Katherine Cody, Psy.D. (a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in people on the autism spectrum) as they discuss topics and news stories, share personal stories, and interview some of the most fascinating voices from the autism community.
For more information about Dr. Cody, visit: spectrumpsychservices.com