About the Author


DSC_4093su6.12 copy 3Kate Wilde is the Director of The Son-Rise Program®, and has worked at The Autism Treatment Center of America® for over 20 years. She has spent her whole life working with children on the autism spectrum and their families. She has worked one-on-one with well over a 1,500 different children of different diagnoses. She has spent more than 10,000 hours working one-on-one with children and adults, and has helped thousands of families from all over the world help their children with autism. She is a senior teacher and lecturer at the Autism Treatment Center of America helping families individually and in groups run home based, parent directed Son-Rise Programs with their children.

DSC_0554kp copy 4Not only does she profoundly help families with their everyday parenting challenges, but also in all areas of their child’s social engagement. Helping children create meaningful, caring relationships with the people in their lives. She has presented The Son-Rise Program in North America, Europe and Asia. She is also the Dean of Professional training, training teachers and Staff at the Autism Treatment Center of America.