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Parenting with Purpose (feat. Mitch Leppicello, LICSW) S5E6

A conversation with a social worker specializing in autism

Why are men so hard on themselves? (Feat. Dennis Procopio) S4E13

Dennis Procopio from Man-UP! Life Coaching is back to help us understand “why are men so hard on themselves?” This marks the beginning of a new series with Dennis where we take on topics that impact men and break them down so we can better understand what’s going on, from a male perspective. Guys often …

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You Cannot Pour From An Empty Cup

You’ve probably heard this phrase. You’ve even said it to people around you. You cannot pour from an empty cup. But what does it mean? Why do people say that to you? If you’re running around in life like a headless chicken trying to get everything done, the chances are that you are spending more …

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I’m trying to make my son’s 2nd birthday while on #COVID lockdown a happy one

As you may or may not know, today is Elliott’s 15th birthday. Today also marks the second birthday in row that he’s celebrated on COVID lockdown. While Lizze and I are trying to make arrangements for the boys to go over, it’s not a quick process. There’s a lot of planning that goes into visits …

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Here’s the equipment I’ve used for my podcast

Before we get started, I want to thank everyone for helping my The Autism Dad Podcast a success this year. Season 3 went incredibly well and my downloads have increased by 1,200%. That number keep growing every day and I’m blown away by that. This isn’t meant to be a tutorial but rather a brief …

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Surviving COVID and Getting Divorced S3E41

This was an unplanned bonus episode that I did in one take. That’s always impressive. I wanted to share an end of the year roundup and talk about some of the things my family has been dealing with in 2020. I also open up about my divorce and share how I’m choosing to handle that. …

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Sleeping Tips for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Raising a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) poses many unique challenges for you as a parent. Sleeping Tips for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) One of the most commonly affected areas involves sleep. Good sleep during pregnancy is certainly important, but so too is adequate rest postpartum and into childhood for both you …

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Co-Parenting Through Divorce (feat. David Hill, MD, FAAP) S3E25

David Hill, MD, FAAP literally co-wrote the book on Co-parenting Through Separation and Divorce: Putting Your Children First for the American Academy of Pediatrics. This is such an important topic because divorce is common, but unfortunately, navigating divorce, especially with kids (in general) can be incredibly challenging for a million reasons.