Wednesday, June 07, 2006

Autism on television

1. Autism Supernanny Re-show
ABC announced that there will be a re-showing of the Supernanny featuring Dr. Lynn Koegel helping a family with a child with autism. The episode will air on ABC June 19th at 8:00 PM, EST.

2. On Tuesday, June 6th, 11:30 EST ABC's late night news program "Nightline" will present another installment in its series "Echoes of Autism." In the Tuesday night segment "My Brother's Keeper," Nightline correspondent John Donvan will examine the challenges faced by those often overlooked in the world of autism: siblings.

1 comment:

AngelsWithAutism said...

Thank you very much for the info on the shows. Allthough, I must say, the Nanny episode really upset me. It made it seem so easy to get an autistic child to speak. "all you have to do is not give him what he wants until he uses the word". Not that easy Super Nanny.