Connecting the autism community, one podcast at a time.
With more than 100 episodes, our podcast offers a friendly, informative conversation with inspiring individuals, experts, and authors in the autism community. Listen as experts share their latest research or give advice on raising kids or living on the spectrum and working in the ABA field. Find our podcast here or on Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Blog Talk Podcasts—essentially, wherever you listen to podcasts.   

Arfa Alam, proud mother of two autistic sons, speaks about her husbands parkisons disease, her twin sisters hearing loss, and advocating for her two boys through a neurotypical world.
Advocating for Your Family and Good, Contemporary ABA With Arfa Alam
The Advances and Challenges of DEI Initiatives in ABA
Brandon Whitfield, Sr. Clinical Director for AST, part of LEARN Behavioral has presented at several conferences including BABA’s (Black Applied Behavior […]
The Advances and Challenges of DEI Initiatives in ABA
Dr. Megan Anna Neff, a Neurodivergent Psychologist joins us to discuss discovering her own autism in the aftermath of her child’s diagnosis.
Self-Care and Sensory Needs for Neurodivergent Individuals
Dr. Linda LeBlanc and Dr. Amanda Karsten discuss their latest book on ethics and how to make proactive decisions before you find yourself in an uncomfortable situation.
The Importance of Ethical Decision Making For Behavior Analysts
Jessica Sylfest is the parent of a child with Autism and ADHD and the Sr. Director of  Talent Acquisition for LEARN […]
Back To School Tips for Parents of Kids with Autism
WEAP Director of Clinical Services, Dr. Becky Thompson, and Lead Technician, Reux Lennon, share about their work on the Neurodivergent Advisory Commitee and how they’re influencing the evolution of ABA.
How Neurodiverse Voices are Influencing the Evolution of ABA
Kerry Hoops the current President of the Autism Society of Greater Wisconsin and the clinical director for Wisconsin Early Autism […]
Successful Models for Assent-Based Vaccine Clinics
Dr. Ellie Kazemi is the Chief Science Officer at Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE), an accrediting organization focused on […]
A Closer Look at The BHCOE
Motivational Speaker and Poet Russell Lehmann joins us for a third time to explore the gap between American culture and Autism culture and how it can be bridged.
Bridging the Gap Between Autism Culture and American Culture
Motivational Speaker and Poet Russell Lehmann joins us for a second time to share his perspectives on the words we use when discussing autism.
The Words We Use When Discussing Autism
Motivational Speaker and Poet Russell Lehmann joins us to share his perspectives on autism and the human condition. Having spent […]
An Honest Look at the Full Experience of Autism with Russell Lehmann
Sara Litvak, Founder & CEO of Behavioral Health Center of Excellence, the only ABA-specific accrediting body joins us to discuss […]
BHCOE Accreditation: Understanding How Quality Care is Measured in ABA
Mo Buti, an advocate and instructional expert for people with autism joins us to take a deep dive into the […]
Understanding the IEP Process and How to Best Advocate for Your Child

Dr. Feliciano joins us to share her thoughts on the recent change to autism statistics from the CDC, the value of participating in research, and the information that can be accessed (or declined) for those who do.

Current Autism Research and Why Families May Want to Participate
Professor Emeritus at the University of Oregon and President of the Choose Kindness Foundation, Doug Carnine joins us to discuss […]
Lasting Happiness – How to be kinder to yourself and others

Kelly McKinnon-Bermingham who has been working in the field of autism for 27 years, and is a published author joins us to discuss the work of the September 26th Project which she co-chaired.

The September 26th Project: Safety Preparedness for Families with Autism

All Autism Talk Hosts Katherine Johnson and Richie Ploesch share their best holiday tips they’ve received over the years for your family.

Creating a Successful Holiday for Children with Autism

Heather Tarczan, Executive Director of Urban Autism Solutions joins us to talk about how their program is working to build opportunity and community for young adults in Chicago.

Enriching Life Experiences for Young Autistic Adults

As Richard shares, ”Look at the history of autism, when mothers were blamed and autism was only looked at in negative terms… We don’t end up in a very good situation. I’m trying to point this stuff out so people can realize we do have the power to change.”

Nobody’s Normal: How Culture Created the Stigma of Mental Illness

About 50% of those diagnosed with TSC, will also have a diagnosis of autism. Even if your child is not at risk for TSC, the thoughtful approach to treatment and resources can be valuable for all parents.

TSC: A Rare Genetic Disease with a 50% Autism Diagnosis

Dr. Temple Grandin returns to the podcast to discuss her latest book, Navigating Autism, which is a collaboration with psychologist Debra Moore, who has done extensive work with children, teens, and adults on the autism spectrum.

Dr. Temple Grandin and Dr. Debra Moore – Navigating Autism

Corina Jimenez-Gomez, faculty at Auburn University, and Lauren Beaulieu a behavior analyst for 20 years join us to discuss the importance of culturally responsive services in ABA.

Addressing the Cultural Needs of Families with Autism

Jennifer Cook was diagnosed on the autism spectrum at the age of 35 and is raising three children on the spectrum.

Female Life on the Spectrum – Insights from Jennifer Cook

Holly shares, “Autism, as compared to other fields, is still relatively new in the area of research. There is still much to learn in order to continue to improve treatment, care, and quality of life for individuals across the lifespan.”

Advancing Research and Understanding of Autism

Dr. Fred Volkmar, a professor at Yale University with over 40 years in the field of autism-related studies, joins us to provide perspective on how far we have come in the diagnosis, research, and services for individuals with autism.

Autism Today: A Look at How Far We Have Come and What is Still Needed

Dr. Danquah-Brobby joins us to talk about a variety of topics related to the education, professional progression, and interests of behavior analysts.

Follow Your Passions: The Vast Areas of Interest in ABA

Devon Sundberg, M.S., BCBA is the founder of the groundbreaking (and long overdue) Women in Behavior Analysis Conference (WIBA). Devon shares how raising three daughters helped open her eyes to how gendered life can be (including party food).

Women in Behavior Analysis with Devon Sundberg