[amazon asin=B009V3KFFC&template=thumbnail&chan=default]Guest: Susan Marcus, author of The Missing Alphabet.

Topic: Developing creative thinking in kids.

Issues: The myth that some kids are born more creative than others; the impact of technology on creativity; the sensory alphabet (line, rhythm, space, movement, texture, color, shape, light, sound).

[amazon asin=1849058172&template=thumbnail&chan=default]Guest 2: Michael Chez, author of Autism and Its Medical Management .

Topic: How parents and professionals can use medical knowledge to better understand autism.

Issues: What is autism? Why autism is more common today than in previous generations; relevant medical interventions; using medication and other therapies to treat and reduce symptoms of autism.

[amazon asin=B0067NCR1E&template=thumbnail&chan=default]Guest 3: John Medina, author of Brain Rules.

Topic: 12 principles for surviving and thriving at work, home, and school.

Issues: Exercise boosts brain power; Repeat to remember—remember to repeat; sleep well, think well; male and female brains are different.