Mother's Guide Through Autism

Mother's Guide Through Autism
This podcast is to inspire, support, and build community for mothers raising children with autism. Brigitte Shipman is the host and creator of this podcast and it has been inspired by her son Joseph who has been living with autism for the last 27 years…

Musical Learning for Kids with Autism to Promote Essential Skills - Marcela Guimoye
Feb 19 • 57 min
Brigitte Shipman interviews Marcela Guimoye, an autism mom and founder and executive director of EndlessBrain, which is a not-for-profit organization that serves the special needs children and offers them musical learning opportunities to promote…
Reduce Stress for Your Child on the Spectrum with Routines - Joseph Shipman
Feb 5 • 42 min
Brigitte Shipman discusses stress management for autistic children with her son Joseph Shipman.
Self-Care Is NOT a Waste of Time—Be Your Best by Taking Care of Yourself
Jan 30 • 35 min
Brigitte Shipman offers her top three stress management tools that you can apply into your daily life so that you can feel lighter even on your most stressful days.
Autism Is My Super Power: Helping Those on the Spectrum with Naturopathic Medicine - Dr. Laurell Matthews
Jan 23 • 49 min
Dr. Laurell Matthews, ND and Brigitte Shipman discuss the naturopathic approach to helping our kids with autism.
My Son Is Not a Tragedy: Miracles that Autism Helped Us to See - Tulika Prasad
Jan 15 • 33 min
Tulika Prasad shares her journey of raising her 10-year old son Vedant who is severely speech delayed and non-verbal, and how his autism has made her a better human being and appreciate many more things in life.
5 Things I’m Glad My Mom Knew Raising Me with Autism - Joseph Shipman
Jan 8 • 50 min
Brigitte Shipman and Joseph Shipman discuss together the 5 Things that Joseph was glad that his mother did raising him with autism.
5 Things I Wish My Mom Would’ve Known with Joseph Shipman
Dec 18, 2019 • 49 min
Brigitte Shipman discusses with her son Joseph the 5 things he wished she would have known raising him with autism.
5 Things I’m GLAD I Knew Raising My Son with Autism
Dec 11, 2019 • 42 min
Brigitte Shipman discusses the 5 things she was glad that she knew raising her son Joseph with autism.
Warrior Mama: Creating Opportunities and Hope for People with Autism - Stella Spanakos
Dec 4, 2019 • 62 min
Stella tells her story of how she started a t-shirt business that employs people with autism because she didn’t see a lot of employment opportunities for adults with autism like her son.
Top 5 Things I wish I would’ve Known Raising My Son with Autism
Nov 19, 2019 • 23 min
From her 27-year experience of raising her son with autism, Brigitte Shipman brings you the 5 most important lessons she learned in her journey.
Dealing with Confusion of Reading Social Cues and Other Pains of Growing Up with Autism
Nov 15, 2019 • 39 min
Brigitte and her son Joseph talk about the pain Joseph experienced growing up with autism.
How I Moved Through Pain of Autism Diagnosis of My Son and Used It to Advocate for Him
Nov 7, 2019 • 26 min
Brigitte talks about how she moved through the pain of autism diagnosis of her son and used it to advocate for him.
Patience Goes a Long Way
Oct 30, 2019 • 24 min
Jospeh speaks of his experience of Block Therapy and Fast Forward Therapy and also offers his advice to moms raising children with autism.
How We Used Block Therapy and Fast Forward to Improve Language Abilities and More.
Oct 22, 2019 • 29 min
Brigitte discusses using Block Therapy and Fast Forward to help with her autistic son’s language abilities, focus, and more.
What Joseph Remembers of “Waking Up”
Sep 17, 2019 • 33 min
Brigitte and Joseph discuss Joseph’s personal experience of what took place during and after Auditory Integration Training Therapy.
Joseph Waking Up
Sep 17, 2019 • 29 min
Brigitte shares some of the early therapies she used with her son with autism.
Insight from the One Who Lived It
Sep 17, 2019 • 23 min
Brigitte’s son Joseph offers his perspective of growing up with autism.
My Autistic Son—Being Okay With Not Being Okay
Aug 29, 2019 • 31 min
Brigitte shares her story of raising her son with autism and how this podcast came to be.