A Look at Autism
WPSU explores the complex world of autism.
Children and Autism: Time is Brain is a sensitive and engaging portrait of two families faced with the daunting challenge of raising an autistic child. The program focuses on the importance of early detection, intervention, and the use of Applied Behavioral Analysis as a means of obtaining the best outcome for children with autism.
Autism and the Sibling Relationship examines the factors that influence the quality of the sibling relationship — which is often considered the longest and most complicated relationship in the family.
- AutismResources.com: autism-friendly businesses and locations for individuals and families dealing with autism
- Association for Science in Autism Treatment
Host and Producer
Patty Satalia is one of WPSU’s best-known on-air personalities. She has conducted more than 5,000 interviews and has produced documentaries and public affairs programs for the station.