Not Your Mama's Autism (NYMA) Podcast Artwork Image

Not Your Mama's Autism (NYMA)

Lola Dada-Olley

NYMA is the story of one family's experiences with autism through a multi-generational lens. Hosted by a woman who is both the older sibling to a non-verbal man living with autism and now the mother of two children on the autism spectrum, NYMA takes on topics like autism awareness now compared to thirty years ago, past and current treatments, allies, special education pre-Covid-19 and during Covid-19, disability rights broken down by zip code, marriage therapy along the autism journey, intersectionality of race and disability, corporate inclusion efforts and much more.
Episodes
How Occupational Therapy Enhanced Our Lives: A Talk with Micaela WilsonJuly 25, 2022 Episode artwork From Self Awareness to Self-Advocacy: A Talk with Amy RootJuly 11, 2022 Episode artwork Choosing the Light: A Journey through Self-Advocacy with Jennifer MsumbaMay 23, 2022 Episode artwork An Elementary School Finale: A Conversation with My Son About His New ChapterMay 12, 2022 Episode artwork Pulling Back the Layers with J-Rock: British-Ghanaian- American Musician and Autism AdvocateApril 26, 2022 Episode artwork ABA All Grown Up: A Look into Behavioral Intervention Across the LifespanApril 11, 2022 Episode artwork Caretaker Perspectives in Raw FormMarch 29, 2022 Episode artwork Three Moms, Three Different Sides of NeurodivergenceMarch 14, 2022 Episode artwork From Trial Lawyer to Relationship Coach for Autistic AdultsFebruary 28, 2022 Episode artwork A Travel Story: Putting the Inclusive in All-InclusiveFebruary 14, 2022 Episode artwork Special Education in the Covid-19 Era: One UK Educator's PerspectiveJanuary 24, 2022 Episode artwork An African Mom's Journey: A Conversation with Tonye Faloughi-EkezieJanuary 10, 2022 Episode artwork Season 4 Trailer: What is on the HorizonJanuary 02, 2022 Episode artwork A Look Back at 2021 Episodes, An Exercise in GratitudeNovember 24, 2021 Episode artwork Budding Self-AdvocacyOctober 25, 2021 Episode artwork Advocacy for All BrainsOctober 11, 2021 Episode artwork Real Talk with Domonique Brown, One of the Stars of "Atypical" on NetflixSeptember 27, 2021 Episode artwork A Candid Conversation with Tal Anderson, One of the Stars of the Netflix Series "Atypical"September 13, 2021 Episode artwork Casting Call: Autistic Child Actors WantedAugust 30, 2021 Episode artwork Depicting Autism in FilmAugust 16, 2021 Episode artwork Art Imitating Life: A Conversation with the Creator of Pixar's FloatAugust 02, 2021 Episode artwork Not Your Mama's CEO InterviewJuly 19, 2021 Episode artwork More Than Just A PlaygroundJuly 05, 2021 Episode artwork Leveraging A Neurodivergent Talent PoolJune 21, 2021 Episode artwork Behind the MaskMay 17, 2021 Episode artwork