Board of Advisors

Ed Asner & Cindy Asner
Actor / Activist / Parent
Dr. Tony Attwood
Author / Lecturer / Founder, Autism Today
Margaret Bauman, M.D.
Pediatric Neurologist, Mass General Hospital
Yudi Bennett
Foothill Autism Alliance / Power Pack / Parent
Gary & Teddi Cole
Actor / Parent
Diane Danis, M.D.
Developmental Pediatrician
Tom Fields-Meyer
Associate Editor PEOPLE Magazine / Parent
Barbara Firestone, Ph.D.
President and CEO The HELP GROUP
Deborah Flaschen
President / Co-founder Floortime Foundation
BJ Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor, NPI UCLA School of Medicine
Nadine Geher, Esq. & Thomas Geher, Esq.
Attorneys / Advocates / Parent
Jim Gott
Former Los Angeles Dodger / Parent
Temple Grandin, Ph.D.
Assoc. Prof. Animal Science at Colo. St. Univ.
Adult with Autism
Stanley Greenspan, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry- Behavioral Sciences Pediatrics- George Washington University Medical School- Practicing child psychiatrist
Audrey Griesbach, M.D.
Developmental Pediatrician
Bruce Hensel, M.D.
NBC Los Angeles Medical Corespndant
Sharon Hensel-Cohen, M.F.C.C., SLP
Speech and Language Pathologist
Kathy Holliman, M.A., C.E.T.
Education Spectrum Co-founder
Portia Iversen and Jon Shestack
Founders, Cure Autism Now Foundation - C.A.N..
Lynn Kern Koegel, Ph.D.
Clinical Director, Koegel Autism Center, UCSB
Author, "Overcoming Autism" and "Pivotal Response Treaments
Claire LaZebnik
Co-Author, "Overcoming Autism" - Parent
Eric London & Karen London
Founders, Nat'l Alliance for Autism Research - N.A.A.R.
Ivar Lovaas, Ph.D.
Lovaas Institute for Early Intervention - "L.I.F.E."
Ann Mastergeorge, Ph.D.
The Mind Institute, UC Davis
Bernard Rimland, Ph.D.
Director, Autism Research Institute
Ricki Robinson, M.D., M.P.H.
Pediatrician
Rick Rollens
Parent and Advocate
Sue Rubin
College Student, Writer, Advocate and Adult with Autism
Jack Scott
California State Senator
Johnny Seitz
Author - Life Coach - Adult with Autism
Stephen Shore, A.B.D.
Author, Exec. Dir., Adult with Autism Spectrum Difference
Jackie Speier
California State Senator
William Stillman
Author, Presenter, Adult with Asperger's Syndrome
Joey Travolta
Travolta Family Films, Entertainment Experience
Bill Urquhart, Esq. & Mary Urquhart
Attorney / Developer / Parent
Valerie Vanaman, Esq.
Attorney / Advocate
Lori Waldinger, M.A.
Advocate
Ivor Weiner, Ph.D.
Asst. Prof. Special Ed. CSUN
Donna Williams
Author  / Advocate / Artist and Adult with Autism
 
Pat Wilson, D.D.S.
Parent / Advocate / Founder, Autism Tutors.
Nancy D. Wiseman
President / Founder, First Signs, Inc.


Denise Cavanaugh
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Janice Mathieu, MFT
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