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Behind the Breakthroughs

Mar 20, 2019

In this vignette Dr. Nunez has a discussion around finding what your child loves to do and turning that love into their passion.  So much emphasis is placed on early intervention and academics, however, not much is placed on social and life skills.  It is important to keep your child's future in mind by creating a...


Mar 13, 2019

In this episode we chat with a sister who wanted to convey a perspective of autism that typically wasn't portrayed in the media. She wanted to show the day-to- day life of an adult living with autism that was easily accessible to the general public. In April of 2018 she started her Instagram entitled @autism_irl,...


Mar 6, 2019

In this episode we take a look at father’s journey from his son's diagnosis to becoming Kimock7 Autism Vlogger. Through his vlogs (some have gone viral) this father is changing peoples perceptions of what autism is by promoting Autism Awareness on Facebook and YouTube where he has over 100,000 followers from all over...


Feb 27, 2019

In this episode Dr. Nunez and Maylene talk about when a child regresses and how consistency plays a roll. Your child maybe doing great and "BAM" all of a sudden your child is having major meltdowns or becoming angry and agitated and you do not why. There is ALWAYS a reason and the majority of the time it is caused...


Feb 20, 2019

In this episode we chat with a father who took his son's love for making things into a non-profit organization that teaches trade and technical skills to individuals with autism. From restoring cars and welding, to carpentry and instrument making, this non-profit focuses on finding the talents and skills of...