What common characteristic of autism are parents and doctors quick to dismiss? 

In episode number eight, we have the pleasure to talk with Karen Kabaki-Sisto, M.S., CCC-SLP.  She has been helping children with autism all over the world for 20 years.

Karen is the founder of Autism Breakthrough Solutions and creator of “I Can Have Conversations With You!™”, an interactive iPad program that enhances social skills and language abilities. BY YOUR SIDE talked to Karen to learn more about her app and how it is helping people on the spectrum.  To learn more about Karen and to download a free preview of her App you can visit her website: www.iCanForAutism.com, and like her page at: www.Facebook.com/conversationsapp

In this episode Karen will discuss:

  • Her application for the iPad called, “I can have conversations with you”

  • Conversation vs. Communication, Speaking vs. Understanding

  • What parents and doctors are quick to dismiss.

  • Theory of mind.

  • What hasn’t changed in 20 years with children and autism.

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