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I KNOW DISABILITIES MENTAL HEALTH ETC

I KNOW DISABILITIES MENTAL HEALTH ETC

By Sean Sullivan
I started this podcast because I wanted to firstly share my experiences with different disabilities, bullying, depression, and so on and I wanted to talk about my expertise in these subjects, get people of different backgrounds cultures, ways of thinking, and who work with, help, and have disabilities!!


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I interview Kelly brakenhoff an accomplished mystery and childrens author as well as an ASL Interpreter!!
In this episode we talk about in a fun entertaining and lastly educational way what she does for a living and how much she loves it!!
25:33
September 21, 2020
I interview Dr. Langdon is a Speech and Language Pathologist and Dr. Starr is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist!!
In this episode we talk about what work is like for a family owned business that focuses primarily on disabilities, speech disorders, and other related very important life issues that more and more people struggle with the on a daily basis!!!!
46:46
September 16, 2020
I interview Dr. Joye who had a supernatural dream at age 6 about the End of Time and has a quite a few other things to share too!!
In this interview we talk about 1 of Dr. Joye's books Titled SPECIAL” Parables of Joye – Triumphs of the Disabled We also talk about Dr. Joye's experiences, obstacles, and triumphs, she had trying and eventually succeed to help people with disabilities be treated fairly, justly, and like other human beings!!   
1:07:32
September 15, 2020
I am interviewed by Donald Criss a radio show host at the KBNW Public Radio Network in New Mexico!!
In this short interview Don asks me questions such as why do I so strongly want to help others with autism?
05:47
September 15, 2020
I interview John Kruse MD, PhD and a highly distinguished elite specialist in ADHD as well as other disabilities and conditions!!!!
John Kruse MD, PhD has well over 25 years of trial and error practice, experience, and education in ADHD, gender problems, meaning people who have issues with being a male, female, or other, due to multiple scenarios, situations, and both internal and external life issues and or traumas!! I had the great pleasure of interviewing John!!
1:04:38
September 13, 2020
I guest star on the AskWin podcast!!
In this episode I talk about a little bit about the similarities of CP and Autism as well as the very sad fact of how people with either or both disabilities still are teased and underestimated and more!!!!
18:26
September 3, 2020
Me guest staring on the Autism Grown Up podcast!!
I talk about a little bit about what to do when your being bullied and ridiculed!! I also talk about how to inspire yourself even if you have a disability!!!!
42:01
September 3, 2020
I am interviewed by a BCBA who works at autism spectrum therapies!!
In this episode I talk about my life, how I went from low functioning to high functioning, my journey along the way as well as other specifics!! 
41:30
August 2, 2020
I am honoured to be guest on Rebecca Hall Gruyters amazing radio show!!
In this episode I am a guest on a Voice America radio show called Discover Your Own Holiday Magic And Shine In Your Life!! She interviews me about topics such as what matters most in my life and what I can do to cherish my happy moments!! 
50:08
August 2, 2020
I interview David a expert and master specialist in disability and mental health topics!!
In this interview we talk about our opinions on the best ways people who are struggling with grief, addiction, autism, and so on can best find help, be helped, and eventually help themselves!! Helping themselves could range anywhere from being more confident, loving themselves, and everything in between!!
18:33
July 30, 2020
I interview a Occupational Therapist, professor, and healthcare consultant!!
In this interview we talk about the different subjects, and categories that are related to and have meaning with people who have disabilities, mental health issues, just need someone to talk to, and the ways that we as health care helpers can do a better job!!!!
31:10
July 30, 2020
I speak about tips and tricks on how volunteers to do better at a autism awareness festival hosted by California Mentor!!
California Mentor is a fantastic home service where they contract with homes of parents and families who have desire to have individuals with disabilities to live with them!! Depending on the families and people with disabilities each and everyone of them do amazing and special activities such s going to a Angels baseball game!! But they also have a amazing annual autism awareness festival that has plays to watch, performers and free food!!!!
02:18
July 26, 2020
I interview a amazing and kind mother and her smart and strong son who has autism and was adopted!!
In this interview I have a spectacular q and a/conversation with a amazing duo of a mother and adopted son who has autism!! The topics we talk talk about for example are the obstacles they had to deal with and overcame during the adoption process, what home schooling is like, how it feels to be a very young college student taking online courses and a few more topics and question too!!
23:58
July 26, 2020
I interview Mark Hernandez a Practitioner of Holistic non-invasive energy-medicine modalities
I interview Mark Hernandez who is body code, emotion code, ASHWork Tolpakan Healing, and Intuitive Healing master specialist!! This interview is truly spectacular!! I highly recommend it!!!! 
1:00:14
July 24, 2020
How and why I need your support?
In this episode I talk about how anyone who is about to can support support me and the importance, meaning, and impact that support will have!! Sean Sullivan Executive Director And Founder I Know Autism Foundation (Non Profit) Serving people who are blessed with disabilities since 2019. Direct line (949) 230-7284 Linkedin  https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-sullvan-62735610a/ Alignable https://www.alignable.com/santa-ana-ca/i-know-autism Facebook https://www.facebook.com/IKNOWAUTISM.org/
05:24
July 10, 2020
What motivated me to start my podcast?
In this episode I talk a little bit about how, what, and why I started my podcast? What I was doing before and a little bit about my even farther past!! Sean Sullivan Executive Director And Founder I Know Autism Foundation (Non Profit) Serving people who are blessed with disabilities since 2019. Direct line (949) 230-7284 Linkedin  https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-sullvan-62735610a/ Alignable https://www.alignable.com/santa-ana-ca/i-know-autism Facebook https://www.facebook.com/IKNOWAUTISM.org/
04:06
July 10, 2020
Where I see my podcast in the next 2 years!!
In this podcast episode I give 3 goals of mine of what I want to accomplish with my podcast in the next 2 years!! Sean Sullivan Executive Director And Founder I Know Autism Foundation (Non Profit) Serving people who are blessed with disabilities since 2019. Direct line (949) 230-7284 Linkedin  https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-sullvan-62735610a/ Alignable https://www.alignable.com/santa-ana-ca/i-know-autism Facebook https://www.facebook.com/IKNOWAUTISM.org/
03:25
July 10, 2020
Speech delay information!!
In this episode I talk about speech delays what age groups it affects most, how common it is, who it affects more males or females an other amazing informative facts too!!
20:16
June 21, 2020
I interview Justin a board certified behavior analyst and aba practitioner/specialist!!
In  this podcast episode I get the privilege of talking to Justin who is a  BCBA and has been working with the disability population for over 20  years!!!!!
33:34
June 20, 2020
Part 2 of the common misunderstandings of medication side effects and disability behaviours!!
In  this episode I talk a little more and give more examples of why it is  very important to know very well the medications that your clients are  taking as well as their side effects so you won't misjudge a behaviour!!
04:53
June 20, 2020
I interview 2 amazing BCBA'S (board certified behaviour analysts) and co founders of The Hang Out Spot!!
In  this podcast episode I am honoured to have 2 wonderful women on my show  Justyna and Meghan who are the co founders of The Hang Out Spot which  is a disability program that focuses on social skills, eye contact,  asking for help when needed and so on!! I ask them questions and they as  me questions that are pertinent and relevant to the subjects which is  autism, ABA (applied behaviour analysis)
33:34
June 20, 2020
I interview Justin a board certified behavior analyst and aba practitioner/specialist!!
In this podcast episode I get the privilege of talking to Justin who is a BCBA and has been working with the disability population for over 20 years!1 
33:34
June 18, 2020
Medication side effects confusion!!
If your not skilled enough it is highly likely that you will mistake medication side effects as a negative behaviour that comes with a specific disability!!
02:52
June 14, 2020
Your viewpoint on disabilities?
Many people with disabilities scare a lot of people are you 1 of those people?
01:40
June 14, 2020
Autism pain!!
For those that have autism this video is for you!!
01:53
June 14, 2020
The choice was taken from people with disabilities not you!!
People with disabilities did not choose to be born with a disability, however disability professionals did choose to be disability professionals!!
04:00
June 14, 2020
A few questions/statments I have for autism!!
What do you see when you pay attention to me? Do you see autism or do you see a person?
02:25
June 14, 2020
Someone is doing and saying things you interpret to be wierd what do you do?
When people you know nothing about in every way do things such as saying a word and or phrase over and over, which is a example what is your immediate response and why?
03:19
June 14, 2020
Things to watch out for that happens when working with the disability population!!
In this video I give a situation and in this situation I talk about common signals and signs that your client will likely give and show that will let you know ahead of time that there will be a negative behaviour!!!!!
04:16
June 14, 2020
Creative visual reference playful acting!!
In this video I use acting, a pillow case, and a pillow I use both the pillow case and the pillow as a helpful visual reference while acting and playing around!!
04:34
June 14, 2020
5 negative and 5 possitive examples of social skills pertaining to disabilities!!
In this video I give different situational scenarios about both disabilities and social skills!!
12:27
June 14, 2020
Showering tips for those who have disabilities!!
A little inspiration for those that have a hard time showering!!
04:39
June 14, 2020
2 examples of high functioning autism in females
In this video I discuss mild autism or you could call it high functioning autism in females!!
02:56
June 14, 2020
Autism and eye contact!!
eye contact is not easy for everyone! What you might not know is that a large number of people with autism have a very hard time making sincere, truthful, and neurotically eye contact. In this video I talk a little bit about that!!
02:14
June 14, 2020
A video about kindness and it's importance!!
In this short video I talk about kindness, it's definition, etc. I feel like a  lot of people have forgotten what kindness means, needs  reminders and or needs people to be kind to them!!
03:10
June 14, 2020
A touch sensation hands and counting stimulating activity!!
In this video I give a quick and effective example of a activity you can do with your more severely disabled clientele!!
02:33
June 14, 2020
How not to help and how to help clients who are sensitive to loud noises?
In this short video I talk a little bit about clients, therapists and 2  examples of bad and good interactions between client and therapist  regarding movie theatres, clients who have loud noises and sensory  challenges and what the therapist can do to avoid a possible bad outcome!!
03:22
June 14, 2020
Which is essential for helping people with disabilities a degree or kindness?
In this video I ask the question which is essential for helping people with disabilities a degree or kindness?      I think the answer is obvious. What do you think!!
02:48
June 14, 2020
how to greatly reduce farting and burping?
In this video I share a fairly underrated yet solid way to reduce farting and burping!!
02:30
June 14, 2020
Seeking disability travel business investors!!
I am trying to start a disability travel business!! This business will  give people with disabilities the chance to go place, travel the world  and see amazing sights!! This is a ground up project, meaning I am starting with nothing but a idea!!    There 2 a major benefits for who ever decides to invest in my business  which are. you will receive a % of what I make once the business takes  off and you will receive thank you letters from the clients and me!!
03:28
June 14, 2020
A example of a service I provide which is how to handle bullying!!
In this video I talk about how to handle bullying which is a service I provide!!
06:12
June 14, 2020
KID ABA SERVICES!!
I provide ABA services and in this short video I talk a little bit about that!!
02:00
June 14, 2020
For what reason did you become therapists. Etc.
Very often I see therapists and parents get angry at there clients and  each and every time I see this I ask myself why? Why did you choose this  path?
01:53
June 14, 2020
Some people do not pay attention to people with autism why is that
In this video I ask you why is that a lot people ignore and pay no attention to people with autism!!
01:53
June 14, 2020
How to say and remember the letter a?
In this video I explain to you a couple ways to say and remember the letter a, I give you a couple examples and help you!!
04:59
June 14, 2020
Physical referencing and showing a example when helping people with autism
In this video I share with you tactics and information on how to improve  your clients problem solving abilities and thinking for themselves in  regards to asking them a specific question about a dirty cup do they  think it's dirty at all? Do they think it's clean? Etc.
02:56
June 14, 2020
A fusion of a example of a color recognition game and positive reinforcement
In this video I use 2 different sized cups with different colors as a  question/test/example of a very useful color recognition game and  reward!!
02:03
June 14, 2020
Choosing to be blind vs being blind without choice
A lot of people who can see are truly blind when it comes to people with  any and all disabilities, some people do not see us as people, some  people would be happy if we did not exist! So they either ignore us,  bully us, etc.
05:20
June 14, 2020
severe autism, what it is and how people underestimate people with severe asd
Many people do not understand people with mild autism let alone severe  autism. Many people refuse to give people with severe autism any chance  what so ever! with that said hopefully this video helps with that!!
03:05
June 14, 2020
a very fun color recognition activity for your clients
In this video I suggest a colour recognition activity! 
02:22
June 14, 2020
social skills sessions how it should be done
In this video I talk about my opinions on and why I think social skills sessions that take place between therapist and and client are not being done well!!
08:24
June 14, 2020
Autism and social interaction
In this video I talk about autism and social interaction, I talk about my opinions and beliefs on the subject!!!!
05:10
June 14, 2020
what motivates you most to be the best person you can be?
In this short video I ask you the viewers (what) motivates you to be the best person you can be?
02:50
June 13, 2020
what does it mean to you to be a great behavior therapist?
What do you picture and think about when you picture in your mind a great behaviour therapist?   
02:43
June 13, 2020
I Know Autism- Sean Sullivan (P1)
Shannon and Nancy speak with an inspiring young man who created a website based on his experiences with his own autism diagnosis. Learn more at iknowautism.org!
08:20
June 5, 2020
Sean Award March 2015
In this video I give a acceptance speech for a self advocate award that I received for advocating for people with disabilities and from the Regional Center of Orange County!!
07:18
June 5, 2020
Vicky Westra / Sean Sullivan: Leaders in the Field of Autism
I hope you will take a little bit of time to get to know  anyone with a disability...I guarantee you will be floored at what you  discover in a very good way!!” says Sean Sullivan, who has Autism  Spectrum Disorder and is a leader devoted to helping others with autism  to make big strides in their lives. Vicky Vestra, whose daughter was  diagnosed with Autism at the age of four, has also taken a leadership  role through her Autism Shifts program and Mobile Cafe. You won’t want  to miss this very important show! Please join Linda Patten and her  special guests, Vicky Vestra and Sean Sullivan, as they share insights  on experiencing autism, understanding neurodiversity, and exciting  pathways to employment for people diagnosed with ASD.
51:41
June 5, 2020
Discover Your Own Holiday Magic and Shine In Your Life!
Join Rebecca Hall Gruyter (RHG TV Network) and Sean  Sullivan (I know Autism) as we share ways you can tap into your own  magic and discover how to shine in your life.
50:01
June 5, 2020
A Mental Health Radio Podcast Episode
In this podcast episode I guest star on a mental Health podcast!!
29:20
June 5, 2020
I Know Autism A Conversation With Sean Sullivan
In this podcast episode I talk about my experiences growing up with autism!!
29:20
June 5, 2020
KPCC In Person Storytelling
In this podcast episode I talk about my experiences going to a terrible boarding school that treated me very badly!!!
06:51
June 5, 2020
Autism and self awereness!!
I  made this podcast episode to address the misunderstanding which is that  people with autism are not self aware, I wanted to educate people and  help them to understand that it's not that black and white!!!!
07:19
May 26, 2020