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Autastic: A Comedians Guide to Autism

Autism is not all gloom and doom. A weekly podcast about the lighter side of living with Autism. The Autastic Podcast is hosted by Graham Kay and Kirk Smith who are both comedians living in Los Angeles. Kirk has a teenaged son with Autism and Graham has an autistic adult brother. Together they talk about the lighter side of living with and coping with autism.
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May 15, 2018

This week we discuss people with Autism benefiting society from the very beginning.  Art work done by people with autism??

 

 

Also Graham hosts an event and JJ is getting wood floors.

May 8, 2018

This week Jill Escher talks about having the difference between having a boy and girl with autism.  She has a girl and boy with autism and talks about the differences.  

Apr 30, 2018

Julia the Sesame Character from their online website transitions to the big screen.  Also Graham is in the #1 movie in the country!  

Apr 24, 2018

Pro Baseball player with Autism signs with the Royals.  Reggie Sanders was integral in putting together a program for people with autism.

 

Also a Chicago genetics study allows you to participate in a new study.

 

Apr 18, 2018

New studies into pain receptors and Peter calls in.

Honestly this just highlights the need for more research.

 

Apr 9, 2018

Letter we get letters, we get lots and lots of letters.

 

Rooms in the NBA for people with Autism.

 

Mar 23, 2018

Whose autism diagnosis get overlooked the most?

 

Also JJ loves his Spark and Peter tries lemon water.

 

 

Mar 17, 2018
This week, we talk about how does autism affect sleep.  Also a podcast says, Feral children from accient times were children with autism?
 
Also should Kirk but a motorcycle?
 
 
Mar 12, 2018

This week we cover an article from a mother who refuses to call her son high functioning.

Mar 5, 2018

This week we talk about life expectancy of people who are severely ASD.

Mar 1, 2018

Study on Ultrasounds and autism shows there is not a connection.

 

Also we read your letters.

Feb 20, 2018

This week someone else gives their child bleach as a treatment for Autism.  PLEASE do not do this.

Feb 16, 2018

Study discusses the connection between autism and Bi-polar. 

 

Also Peter makes Graham dinner.

Feb 9, 2018

This week Peter's Mom Constance Graham stops but and we chit chat.

Jan 31, 2018

Being bilingual helps improv your mind according to the news.

Also, Peter moving to Alcohol free beer?

Jan 27, 2018

This week Kirk is on a Spanish Radio Program about Autism in Guayaquil Ecuador.  

 

Next week we will be back with a regular autastic episode.

Jan 27, 2018

Scientist discover genes play a roll in weight gain and Autism.

Jan 8, 2018

We interview a couple that runs a radio program about autism in Ecuador.

Dec 29, 2017

Spoilers: we talk about Star wars this week

Dec 21, 2017

This week is the Christmas episode and Peter has a boys night out.

Dec 9, 2017

This week we discuss Larry David's curbed your enthusiasm and Peter loses his job. :(

Nov 29, 2017

Graham says this is our best episode ever!  

Jill Escher, our roving reporter, recently attended the Autism Law Summit, an annual event hosted by Autism Speaks, that focuses on creating mandates for autism insurance coverage in every state, an effort that's been incredibly successful so far. She talked with two of the participants about the work they do in their states, Washington and Massachusetts.

 
Names:
Arzu Forough WASHINGTON AUTISM ALLIANCE & ADVOCACY
Catherine Boyle, Autism Housing Pathways, Massachusetts.
Nov 21, 2017

The new play Uncommon sense.

Nov 21, 2017

Peter loses 2 pounds.  We talk about The Good Doctor and Atypical. 

Oct 30, 2017

This week we talk about addiction as it related to Autism.

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