Showing posts from 2016

Episode 7: Interview with Jonathan Chase

Interview with Jonathan Chase Fall 2016
Jonathan Chase is an autism advocate, musician, magician and now an author. Please listen in to this wonderful conversation with Jonathan about his life, his mission to help students in schools today and in the future. His new book is called From Surviving to Thriving: Classroom Accommodations for Students on the Spectrum and can be purchased on Amazon HERE.
Jonathan's website is:

Episode 6: Sound bytes from parents who have been there

Episode 6: Sound Bytes from Parents who have been there
Listen in to clips from each of our wonderful interviews. If you like one, find the full podcast below. But you might really enjoy this short compilation put together by my fabulous sound engineer, Robert Parish.

Podcast #5: Joyce Bernheim on the importance of targeting the social-emotional aspects of autism

EPISODE DESCRIPTION Please listen in to my good friend's story about going from being a high powered health care business attorney to being a parent. She shares her shift in focus from the logical and literal to the social emotional and neuroscience of autism.

Joyce Bernheim is the mother of Paul Ashworth, whose music is featured on this podcast.


Podcasts #3 & 4: Interviews with Robert Parish!

Part 1 of 2: With great pleasure, I share with you my interview with the sound editor for this podcast. He is a father of an adult son with autism and reflects on his choices, interventions, and experiences with his son. He so beautifully shares moments that taught him how to be a better human being by having a son with autism.

Part 2 of 2: In this 2nd half of my interview with Robert Parish, you will hear about his new documentary featuring Temple Grandin, Stephen Shore, and Jonathan Chase.

For the film, AUTISM. INSIGHT FROM INSIDE. (links to my Facebook page)
Twitter: @autisminsiders


Book: Embracing Autism

Temple Grandin

Stephen Shore

Jonathan Chase

Els for Autism

Podcast #2: Diane Solomon on early days of diagnosis, medications, and more

Episode 2:  In our second episode of the Synergy Autism Podcast, I interview the lovely Diane Solomon. She is a mom of a son with autism and mental health nurse practitioner. Listen in as we discuss her family's journey from diagnosis to deciding on medications and interventions.

Podcast #1: Tina Bryson & Corinna Gilligan talk about autism and The Whole Brain Child

Synergy Autism PodcastRaising Expectations Every Day ____________________Our First Episode is Barbara Avila'sInterview withDr. Tina Bryson and Barbara's friend and client, Corinna Gilligan. Music composed by Paul Ashworth, one of our very favorite young adults with autism.Voice and Editing by Robert Parish, digital media extraordinaire and father of a son with autism.To learn more about Tina Bryson, CLICK HERE and 
to read about her center, The Center for Connection, CLICK HERE To learn more about Barbara Avila and Synergy Autism Center, CLICK HERE
To learn more about Robert Parish, CLICK HERE
To learn more about Paul Ashworth and Corinna Gilligan, please email us and we will see if they are open to being contacted.
In the interview, Tina mentions  
Stephen Porgess' Polyvagal Theory Pat Ogden's work regarding Affect, Regulation, and Trama
L. Alan Sroufe's work in The Development of A Person
Dr. Daniel Siegel's book called Parenting from the Inside Out

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