Anlor Davin is a person with autism and a long-time zen practitioner, author and mother. She teaches free online meditation classes for the neurodiverse community and its allies. Originally from France, Anlor immigrated to the United States in her 20s. She talks about the many benefits of mediation and the peace and joy it can bring to anyone’s life.
Meditation, Zen and Autism: The Journey of Anlor Davin
Uniquely Human: The Podcast
Anlor Davin, an autistic Zen meditation practitioner discusses her journey to finding her authentic self from her upbringing in France, to her immigration, autistic diagnosis and life in the United States. Since she has found her calling, she shares how she now provides the gift of meditation to autistic individuals through online service and weekend retreats.
Episode 18 - Growing Up Autistic in France, with Anlor Davin
In this episode, hosts Katherine Cody, Psy.D. and Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS welcome guest Anlor Davin, author of the book “Being Seen.” Anlor grew up in France while it was in the grip of oppressive and now discredited theories about autism. She was ultimately diagnosed on the spectrum at the age of 46 after moving to the United States. Anlor, Becca, and Kate discuss how autism acceptance has progressed in France, the challenges of advocating on an international scale, and the role Zen practices have played in Anlor’s life. For more about Anlor Davin, visit her site: www.anlordavin.comAlso, take a look at her interview with Exploring Different Brains here: http://differentbrains.com/autistic-france-anlor-davin-exploring-different-brains-episode-20/-----------------Spectrumly Speaking is the podcast dedicated to women on the autism spectrum, produced by Different Brains®. Each week, join our hosts Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS (a Life Coach, Certified Autism Specialist, and Autism advocate that is herself on the spectrum) and Katherine Cody, Psy.D. (a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in people on the autism spectrum) as they discuss topics and news stories, share personal stories, and interview some of the most fascinating voices from the autism community. Follow Different Brains on social media:https://twitter.com/diffbrains https://www.facebook.com/different.brains/ http://differentbrains.com/category/spectrumlyspeaking/
Anlor Davin: Being Seen & Alka Dhillon: The OM Factor
Power Your Life
Being Seen is a memoir about a French immigrant, Anlor Davin, and her journey towards peace and happiness through Zen Meditation. Along the way, she moves to America, marries, has a son, and watches her entire life fall apart until finally she is diagnosed with autism. But it is this seemingly devastating diagnosis that saves her life, enabling her to find happiness and finally live fully. Now she shares the importance of Zen meditation in her life, and how it positively affects her.Alka Dhillon is the founder and CEO of Technalink, Inc., a Conscious Leadership Expert and International Speaker. She is also the author of The OM Factor®: A Woman’s Spiritual Guide to Leadership: 7 Essential Tools and 7 Key Traits to Cultivate for Your Success and Well-Being. Her book provides readers with the essential tools needed to deal with stressful situations in the workplace, and teaches how to cultivate key traits to limit those scenarios from arising so often. The OM Factor has received the Bronze Medal from Axiom Business Book Awards as one of the Best Business Books of 2016 in North America.Join Dr Jo Anne White, bestselling author and host of Power Your Life Radio as she speaks with Anlor Davin and Alka Dhillon. Find out how to bring peace to your life, no matter the circumstances. Embrace the spiritual side of successful leadership.
In this episode, Harold Reitman, M.D. speaks with Anlor Davin, author of the book “Being Seen.” Anlor discusses her late in life diagnosis for autism, the challenges someone on the spectrum can face when raising a child, and the state of neurodiversity acceptance in her birth country of France.