danielle sullivanDanielle Sullivan (she/they) is the founder and host of the Neurodiverging Podcast and an autistic certified life coach using positive psychology, emotional intelligence, and solution-focused coaching methods.
She is available as a source for interviews, podcasts, and other events, as well as for neurodiversity consulting.
Learn more about Danielle here, or email.


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Mind Your Autistic Brain (October, 2021)
Family Relationships & Emotional Intelligence

I had a great chat with Carole Jean of Mind Your Autistic Brain! We get into how trust is formed, how we create safe spaces for feelings and ALSO create boundaries around behavior, and how all this stuff is different for neurodivergent folks.

Listen to the episode as a podcast here: https://anchor.fm/socialautie

Or watch us on Youtube here: https://youtu.be/bZQ0GsO0fXA


Autism Parenting Magazine (October, 2021)
Is Autism Diagnosis Meaningless?

Happy to contribute my two cents to this article responding to the "explosion" of autism diagnoses in recent years, discussing when a diagnosis is necessary and how we could make a diagnosis more helpful.


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Cuida Care Now (October, 2021)
How Autism Affects My Parenting

Danielle's third talk with Cuida Cares over on Instagram about how how her autism affects her parenting. She covered some common communication differences between autistics and neurotypical folks, how alexithymia and face-blindness can affect autistic kids and parents, and what kind of self care can support parents the most.


NJDDC.org (September, 2021)
How to Differentiate Autism from a Learning Disability

Happy to contribute to this article on how to understand the difference between autism and a learning disability.


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Cuida Care Now (August, 2021)
Teaching Emotional Intelligence to Neurodivergent Kids

Danielle's second talk with Cuida Cares over on Instagram about how to teach emotional intelligence to neurodivergent kids. She covered how to lay the groundwork for emotional intelligence skills, some specific interventions you can use at home for yourself and your kids, and how to navigate those times when everyone in the house is overloaded.


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Cuida Care Now (August, 2021)
Raising Two Children with Different Neurodivergences (ADHD & Autism)

Watch Danielle's live talk on Instagram with Gina Singh, CEO of Cuida, discussing how to raise two kids with two different neurotypes. She offered some tips for how to work with your child ahead of time to build trust, collaboration, and reduce frustrating behaviors.


ChristineMichelCarter.com (August, 2021)
Why Slow Parenting Is a Perfect Way to Reduce Anxiety and Take Back Your Day

Read Danielle's guest post to learn more about how the hectic schedules of most families today can damage parent-child bonds, and how slow parenting can help.


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Being autistic may amount to a language difference — not an impairment

I'm very happy to have contributed to this excellent article on communication and cultural differences between allistics and autistics.

Feedspot (May, 2021)
Top 30 Neurodiversity Podcasts You Must Follow in 2021

Thank you to Feedspot for naming Neurodiverging one of their top 20 neurodiversity-related podcasts for this year!



Earbuds Podcast Collective (April, 2021)
Podcast Recommendations: Autistic Voices In Podcasting

Thank you to Carolyn Kiel, host of the Beyond 6 Seconds podcast, and the Podcast Collective for including the Neurodiverging Podcast as one of their recommended podcasts by autistic people!



gender and⁣ sexuality spectrum in the autism community thriving in the midst of chaos podcastThriving in the Midst of Chaos (March, 2021)
Gender and Sexuality In the Autism Community With Guest Danielle Sullivan

In part 2 of Danielle's guest appearance on Thriving in the Midst of Chaos, she's talking about GLBTQ kids in the autism community and what we can do to support them.



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Inclusivity for Invisible Disabilities With Guest Danielle Sullivan

Speaking with Jessica about autistic parenting, how to be a neurodiversity ally, auditory processing disorder, creating home systems for yourself, and more!



Tech Republic (February, 2021)
People with autism succeed in IT jobs when companies hire for capabilities not credentials by Veronica Combs

Honored to contribute to this excellent piece on making the job interview process more accessible for autistics



One Simple Question Podcast (February, 2021)
Episode 35: Danielle Sullivan (Are you homeschooling?)

It was such fun to talk about neurodiversity, parenting, and being an autistic adult with Abishek!




Autastic.com (February, 2021)

Autastic kindly discusses one of the podcast episodes in Accessing Therapy When You’re Autistic




Pretty Progressive (December, 2020)

See a couple of my recommendations for Must Read Books On The Women’s Liberation Movement.




howell carnegie Read Woke WednesdaysHowell Carnegie District Library (November, 2020)
Honored to be one of the podcasts recommended in Howell Carnegie District Library’s Read Woke Challenge, for the Diverse Abilities category.


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Autistic People Don’t Lack Empathy by Danielle Sullivan
Autismo en vivo has kindly translated this article into Spanish here.