Kmart introduces a new range of fashion dolls

Inclusive fashion dolls by Kmart

Kmart has recently introduced a new range of fashion dolls, sharing their commitment to inclusion and diversity. John Gualtieri (Kmart Retail Director Australia & New Zealand) states, “We’ve dressed them in trendy outfits and named them ‘Fashion Dolls,’ to show they are just like their able-bodied friends. We want all of our customers, especially our littlest […]

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City of Playford’s first ‘Changing Places facility’ is open

City of Playford's Changing Place Facility

City of Playford opened their new ‘Changing Places facility’ to complement their upgraded all-abilities play-space in Fremont Park. The building is next to the existing toilet block. This facility is reported to provide suitable amenities to meet the needs of people with complex disabilities and their carers, who cannot otherwise use standard accessible toilets. The […]

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Flinders University Honours Project – “Examining Time and Resource Allocation of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Processes: The Perspective of PBS Practitioners”

An Honours project which is being conducted at Flinders University aims to examine the experiences of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Practitioners in providing support to individuals using PBS funded hours under the NDIS. Specifically, time and resource issues will be looked at in addition to current practices, recommendations for best practice and compliance issues within […]

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Flinders University Honours Project – Research Project: Supporting Emotional Regulation in school aged children with autism: The role of Allied Health Professionals.

An Honours project which is being conducted at Flinders University aims to explore the experiences of Allied Health Professionals in supporting Emotional Regulation in school aged children with autism. Information from Flinders University: We are seeking participation from Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Developmental Educators or Psychologists who have provided therapy or support to school aged […]

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The 17th International (Virtual) Conference on Positive Behavior Support by APBS

The 17th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support was intended to be held in Miami in March 2020, but was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. APBS (Association for Positive Behavior Support) have since made the conference available online; many presenters who had planned to join the Conference in Miami have  recorded their presentations.  Those […]

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