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Culturally Responsive Intervention For Autistic Learners (Maria Davis-Pierre)

Episode #092: Culturally Responsive Intervention For Autistic Learners (Maria Davis-Pierre)

“Culture comes into the room with the client.” Maria Davis-Pierre founder of Autism in Black is on a mission to empower and advocate for culturally responsive therapy. Maria shares her personal perspective as an autistic individual and autism parent and some great steps for getting started on your journey as a culturally responsive therapist.

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Fall Speech Therapy Ideas 

Crisp autumn air, apple orchards and pumpkin patches are all part of welcoming in the fall season! Fall offers so many opportunities for fun learning …

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Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions (Dr. Ariana)

Episode #091: Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions with Dr. Ariana Boutain

I am a big advocate for child centered therapy and play based learning. Dr. Ariana Boutain of KGH Autism Services joins me today to discuss their clinic’s interdisciplinary framework and use of Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions (NDBI) that focus on play as treatment for young children with autism.

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Neurodiversity and Speech Therapy 

Neurodiversity is a beautiful term to describe a brain that just works differently! Speech therapy is often a service for neurodiverse individuals including those that …

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The Autism Puzzle Piece- A Talk With Thomas McKean

Episode #090: The Autism Puzzle Piece- A Talk With Thomas McKean

Are you familiar with the autism puzzle piece? Today Thomas Mckean, Autistic Adult, Author, and light in the field shares with me the thought and symbolism behind this famous symbol. Thomas also shares some advice for professionals dealing with division in the field and advice for parents new to the autism community.

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Brain Breaks For Speech Therapy

We all need a brain break sometimes! When working on critical thinking skills or fully focusing our attention on learning in speech therapy, our brain …

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How To Help Your Autistic Learners Go Beyond Basic Communication

Episode #089: How To Help Your Autistic Learners Go Beyond Basic Communication

Are your autistic learners struggling to break past basic communication skills? I’m launching a BRAND NEW course, Advance Language Learners, to help your students skyrocket their speech and language growth. Find out all the details and pricing on this special 5 hr ASHA and ACE approved course!

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The Advanced Language Learner

The Advanced Language Learner Amplify their voice. Online professional education and group coaching for speech therapists and BCBAs serving autistic students. Know what to do next. It’s …

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Planning Group Therapy For Autistic Students

Episode #088: Planning Group Therapy For Autistic Students

Do you have a group therapy session that you are struggling to plan and structure? Today I am sharing my customizable framework for group therapy that will benefit all learners. I include some great freebies and tips to work on shared goals and facilitate peer to peer interaction.

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 Help Your Autistic Students Move Past Basic Communication Goals

Help Your Autistic Students Move Past Basic Communications Goals! When you attend LIVE you will receive an informal screener for advanced language skills and a …

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