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The Autistic Me Podcast

The Autistic Me blog launched in 2007. This podcast extends the blog and allows us to reach a wider audience. Episodes often feature autistic guests, speaking about their life experiences. 

Jan 4, 2022

Podcast Episode 0080, Season 5, Episode 11; 04 January 2022

Tracee Garner, author of Disability: An Anecdotal Field Guide for the Rest of Us

Tracee Garner is a case manager for a nonprofit, a prolific novelist, and a writing coach. She’s also a passionate self-advocate for the disabled. Tracee was diagnosed with...

Dec 14, 2021

Podcast Episode 0079, Season 5, Episode 10; 14 December 2021

From Jude:

Loving Your Place on the Spectrum is a guide for living a happy and successful autistic life. Jude combines his own experiences as an autistic man with the stories of others to provide a handbook to help autistic individuals navigate life’s major...

Nov 30, 2021

Podcast Episode 0078, Season 5, Episode 9; 30 November 2021

Scott Frasard discusses Running for Autism, a project of the Ordinary Marathoner Foundation.

Dr. Frasard lives in Pflugerville (Austin), TX and is an avid runner/triathlete of almost 10 years. He is a certified Race Director and ran a company that produced...

Nov 17, 2021

Allen Wolf describes The Sound of Violet:

The Sound of Violet is about a man who believes he found his perfect soulmate, but his autism keeps him from realizing she's actually a prostitute. The novel allows readers to experience a love story between two people who are unlikely to fall in love. The main character is...

Nov 9, 2021

Published in September 2021, Navigating Autism: 9 Mindsets for Helping Kids on the Spectrum by Temple Grandin and Debra Moore offers a positive approach to supporting young autistics. I can see my daughters and myself in some of the passages. The research citations appeal to my desire for evidence, too.

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