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Exploring the Impact of Quarantine


Tune in tomorrow and find out why some are “hit harder than others” by quarantine. Our guest is Jaclyn Jeffrey-Wilensky. Jaclyn is a data reporter at Spectrum, an autism research news site.

She has covered health, science, and general news for the Daily BeastNBC NewsGothamist and other publications. Jaclyn holds an M.A. from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York.

Join as we explore the differential impact of quarantine in relation to cognition, age, gender and living conditions.


LI News Radio


Keeping an Eye on Autism and Giving a Voice to its Long Island Community.

Heard every Saturday at 10:00 am on LI News Radio 103.9, ‘DDI on Autism‘ is a 30-minute show that shares and explores all relevant issues related to Autism Spectrum Disorder. It is dedicated to the thousands of people on Long Island who live and work with the condition on a daily basis.

Join host Clinical Psychologist Dr. Michael Romas as he engages New York’s leading autism professionals in thought-provoking conversation to inspire, inform, and support families and individuals living with an autism spectrum disorder.

Dr. Michael Romas is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been involved in the support and treatment of persons with developmental disabilities for more than 30 years. His diverse experience brings a unique perspective from multiple domains inclusive of treatment education options. Explore early childhood issues, planning for adulthood, school and community opportunities, and the many general issues that can help guide and facilitate an understanding of ASD diagnosis and its many implications for Long Islanders.

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