The MIND Institute with Dr. Leonard Abbeduto

Dr. Leonard Abbeduto is the Director of the MIND Institute at UC Davis. He shares their philosophy about putting families first. The Institute has grown over the years to service those with autism and other related conditions, including Fragile X syndrome. He stresses the importance of early diagnosis. Dr. Abbeduto and his team are at […]

Career Strategies with Rebecca Beam of Zavikon

Rebecca Beam is the Founder and CEO of Zavikon. She helps those who are disabled or neurodiverse get employment and build careers. Rebecca’s passion opens doors at all levels in both larger and smaller companies. Her clients find work in many employment fields. Rebecca feels that a successful experience is a two-way street. First, it’s […]

Mental Health Awareness with Lindsay Recknell

Lindsay Recknell returns to ARP to share some inspiring suggestions on how to have those potentially awkward conversations on the subject of mental health. Compassion, awareness, and acceptance are all key to encouraging open communication, and actively creating the space to give our friends and loved ones the opportunity they need to reach out to […]

Safety in the Community with Thomas Iland

In a two-part episode, Tom Iland discusses his perspective on romance and relationships for those with autism, as well as important tips for interacting safely with law enforcement and first responders. His experience and shared wisdom have both enhanced and saved lives. What a great way to start the New Year! Click here to listen.

Romance and Relationships with Thomas Iland

In a two-part episode, Tom Iland discusses his perspective on romance and relationships for those with autism, as well as important tips for interacting safely with law enforcement and first responders. His experience and shared wisdom have both enhanced and saved lives. What a great way to start the New Year! Click here to listen.

Employment For All with Suad Bisogno of IRI

Suad Bisogno, Executive Director of Integrated Resources Institute, shares the passion, strategies, and support model that IRI has used to successfully place 93% of their clients into gainful employment regardless of the intellectual or physical challenges they face. She shares her philosophy about employment barriers and misconceptions for the differently-abled and how to deal with […]

Meditation for Daily Living with Michel Pascal

Michel Pascal, multi-faceted artist, meditation teacher, and author, shares the intricacies of his unique approach to meditation that makes meditating and calming the mind easily accessible to anyone, regardless of the challenges they may face. He cites examples of his success with this technique within the special and different needs communities, as well as other […]