Understanding Autism: A Conversation with Therapists and Real-Life Experiences

Caveman & Counselor

Jul 24 2023 • 38 mins

Tune in as we have a fun and light conversation about Autism, filled with insights from an individual living on the spectrum and a seasoned therapist with a background in supporting clients with autism.


Wyatt Lewallen, an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist with extensive experience in assisting adults and children on the spectrum, serves as the Director of Admissions & Business Development at Desert Marriage Family Counseling.

Will, an audio engineer at a studio, is on the autism spectrum and brings forward his unique experiences living and working with autism.


⁠Manga Book⁠ on Autism - “My Brain is Different: Stories of ADHD and Other Developmental Disorders”

⁠Autistic Self Advocacy Network⁠ (ASAN), advocacy and empowerment for autistic individuals run by and for people with autism.

Autism Speaks, autism advocacy organizations, offering a wealth of information about autism, resources for families, and news about research.

Applied Behavioral Analysis, a therapy based on the science of learning and behavior.

About Caveman & Counselor:

Caveman & Counselor is a podcast that aims to answer the challenging questions about behavioral health and recovery, brought to you by ⁠Desert Marriage and Family Counseling⁠.

Hosted by Kelly Lewallen the experienced therapist (aka Counselor) and behavioral health advocate Gregg Homme (our very own Caveman).

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Connect with us:

Email us with questions, comments, and feedback at cavemanandcounselor@gmail.com.

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For informational use only; not a substitute for professional advice. If you or someone you know is struggling, seek help from a qualified professional.

Kelly Lewallen, MFT #37832

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist