Mother's Guide Through Autism

No More Meltdowns with Dr. Jed Baker

May 12, 2020 Brigitte Shipman, Dr. Jed Baker Season 1 Episode 26
Mother's Guide Through Autism
No More Meltdowns with Dr. Jed Baker
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Mother's Guide Through Autism
No More Meltdowns with Dr. Jed Baker
May 12, 2020 Season 1 Episode 26
Brigitte Shipman, Dr. Jed Baker

In this week's highly informative episode, Brigitte Shipman interviews Dr. Jed Baker who is a clinical psychologist and director of the Social Skills Training Project, a private organization serving individuals with autism and social communication problems.

Dr. Baker is an award-winning author of eight books including The Social Skills Picture Book, The Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond, and No More Meltdowns. His work has also been featured on ABC World News, Nightline, the CBS Early Show, and the Discovery Health Channel.

Dr. Baker shares his story of how The Social Skills Picture Book came to be and why it was so effective in helping children with autism do better in different social situations and how you can create your own picture book to help your children.

Dr. Baker offers 3 steps to tackling meltdowns which include 3 categories of calming distracters and 7 categories of triggers that can cause meltdowns. These categories can provide a map for you in handling your child's meltdowns more effectively by understanding why the meltdowns are happening in the first place. 

He also discusses how to set the right mind-frame for your children about learning and making mistakes and how to make it easier for them to tackle difficult tasks by using the 80/20 rule to build confidence.

Brigitte and Dr. Baker also talk about how to handle anxiety and stress we are experiencing during this COVID19 pandemic.

Tune in to this useful episode and learn how to help your children more effectively.

Enjoy!

Resources/Links:

Dr. Jed Baker Website
https://www.jedbaker.com/

Social Skills Training Project
https://www.socialskillstrainingproject.com/

App Pictello
https://www.assistiveware.com/products/pictello

No More Meltdowns App
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/no-more-meltdowns/id407341438

SymTrend
https://www.symtrend.com/tw/nmm-public/

Autism Society of America COVID19 Resources
https://www.autism-society.org/covid-19/

BMV Life Coach
https://bmvlifecoach.com/

BMV Life Coach Facebook Live (2pm Central Wednesday)
https://www.facebook.com/BMVlifecoach/

Private Mother's Guide Through Autism Facebook Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/mothersguidethroughautism/

Show Notes

In this week's highly informative episode, Brigitte Shipman interviews Dr. Jed Baker who is a clinical psychologist and director of the Social Skills Training Project, a private organization serving individuals with autism and social communication problems.

Dr. Baker is an award-winning author of eight books including The Social Skills Picture Book, The Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond, and No More Meltdowns. His work has also been featured on ABC World News, Nightline, the CBS Early Show, and the Discovery Health Channel.

Dr. Baker shares his story of how The Social Skills Picture Book came to be and why it was so effective in helping children with autism do better in different social situations and how you can create your own picture book to help your children.

Dr. Baker offers 3 steps to tackling meltdowns which include 3 categories of calming distracters and 7 categories of triggers that can cause meltdowns. These categories can provide a map for you in handling your child's meltdowns more effectively by understanding why the meltdowns are happening in the first place. 

He also discusses how to set the right mind-frame for your children about learning and making mistakes and how to make it easier for them to tackle difficult tasks by using the 80/20 rule to build confidence.

Brigitte and Dr. Baker also talk about how to handle anxiety and stress we are experiencing during this COVID19 pandemic.

Tune in to this useful episode and learn how to help your children more effectively.

Enjoy!

Resources/Links:

Dr. Jed Baker Website
https://www.jedbaker.com/

Social Skills Training Project
https://www.socialskillstrainingproject.com/

App Pictello
https://www.assistiveware.com/products/pictello

No More Meltdowns App
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/no-more-meltdowns/id407341438

SymTrend
https://www.symtrend.com/tw/nmm-public/

Autism Society of America COVID19 Resources
https://www.autism-society.org/covid-19/

BMV Life Coach
https://bmvlifecoach.com/

BMV Life Coach Facebook Live (2pm Central Wednesday)
https://www.facebook.com/BMVlifecoach/

Private Mother's Guide Through Autism Facebook Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/mothersguidethroughautism/