A Parental Perspective on Autism Continued

May 22, 2012
Hosted by Rob Haupt

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In this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio Dr. Bill Frea will continue his focus on autism from a parental perspective. Parents are truly the unsung heroes of autism, and we look forward to continuing our discussion about some of the best strategies, and resources parents can employ in the care of their children. Additionally we will be talking about the effects that new media like blogs have had in adding a more personal perspective to discussions of autism and other topics that have traditionally only been talked about from a clinical perspective. Dr. Frea is happy to welcome a very special guest to the show this week, Jo Ashline. We will discuss Jo’s role as a blogger and advocate for children with special needs as well as chatting about how being the parent of child with special needs has affected her life. Be sure to catch this episode of Autism Spectrum Radio Tuesday, May 22nd at 11 AM.

Autism Spectrum Radio

Autism Spectrum Radio

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Our show offers a great weekly conversation to inspire, inform and support families and individuals living with autism. We offer practical information for parents of children of all ages. The show explores treatment topics and recent research. We have a variety of guests to share their expertise, experience and resources. Advocates and parent guests share their insights and discuss the paths they have taken to find effective treatments. Authors, Physicians and researchers will keep us updated on the latest news. Topics include treatment options, early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and general issues with understanding the diagnosis and the professional community.

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Rob Haupt

Rob Haupt

Rob Haupt is a passionate professional in the field of autism. His knowledge of autism services, treatment options and insurance coverage has made him a popular guest speaker to advocate groups. He also shares tips for parents through his weekly video blog.

Rob is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with over 12 years of experience treating individuals with Development Disabilities. He currently serves as Vice President of Business Development at Autism Spectrum Therapies (AST), an agency that provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Occupational Therapy and Speech to individuals with Autism. In his role with AST, Rob has collaborated with parents, teachers, and schools to support better understanding of autism health insurance mandates and how to effectively use insurance coverage. Watch Rob’s weekly video series on www.autismtherapies.com.

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