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Behind the Breakthroughs

Jun 18, 2019

In this episode Dr. Annette Nunez and Maylene Johnson chat with a mother who describes her journey of raising her extraordinary son diagnosed with autism. She talks about both the highs and lows of her autism journey and how it led her to start writing her blog entitled, Autism and Red Lipstick.  She created this blog...


Jun 12, 2019

In this episode we chat with the co-host of Sounds Like Autism, Dave Thompson, aka "The Dude Without Autism."  He is changing people's view on autism by encouraging them to look beyond the label and to see individuals with autism as an incredible talent who can surpass what the average individual can do.

 

Meet Dave...


Jun 4, 2019

This is the eighth vignette that Dr. Annette Nunez shares. In this vignette she talks about summer break and the importance of structure and predictability.

In this episode Dr. Nunez and Maylene chat about how summer can produce anxiety in both children and their parents. They share tips on how to reduce summertime...


May 28, 2019

In this episode we chat with a mother who describes her journey of juggling school, being a wife, mother, but most importantly sharing her life with others on social media in hopes of connecting with and inspiring other autism parents. She explains that life on the spectrum can often times be lonely and if she can help...


May 21, 2019

In this episode we chat with a loving Mother whose son's diagnosis with autism inspired her on her personal journey of self-discovery.  Shedescribes her journey as a continued marathon, where she is constantly evolving.  She also explains how living through adversity by experiencing heartache and pain, struggling with...