2020 Autism Conference Series: Achieving Meaningful Inclusion (ADL)

Dr Stephen Shore is an internationally renowned educator, consultant, and author on lifespan issues in the area of education, relationships, employment, and self-advocacy. Currently the Professor of Special Education at Adelphi University in America, he is known for his groundbreaking work in the autism field. Stephen is also now a powerful autistic advocate for the […]

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Information Resource: The Spectrum website

The Spectrum website is a free resource. It shares common questions and answers about autism, information about the autism diagnosis, discusses how to get a diagnosis, strategies & interventions, and supports & services. The website can be accessed in a number of languages and uses both person-first language (“person with autism”) and identity-first language (“autistic person”) […]

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Webinar – Building Resilience for Children and Teenagers

Hear about online and remotely delivered evidence-based tools and programs that can help build resilience in children and teenagers on the autism spectrum. Secret Agent Society: espionage, technology and fun, now able to be delivered through telehealth and online learning services! Empowering children to crack the code of emotions and friendship to reach their full […]

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Webinar – Connection and Quality of Life

Hear experts share the latest on: – Using chat-bot technology to support participation and health and well being in higher education – Working with autistic researchers to uncover the hidden histories of late-diagnosed autistic adults – Developing a Quality of Life tool for autistic adults Speakers: – Dr Dana Bradford, CSIRO – Professor Liz Pellicano […]

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Webcast: Challenging Behaviour in Classic Autism

  Professor Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett present by Webcast only: Challenging Behaviour in Classic Autism TOPICS COVERED Strategies to develop communication skills for those who have limited speech The learning profile associated with classic autism and strategies to encourage the acquisition of academic and daily living skills The effects of social experiences and facilitating […]

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Webinar – Diagnosis, Early Intervention and Sleep

Hear the latest from experts on: – Diagnostic practices and experiences in New Zealand – New parent mediated observation tool for infants showing early signs of autism – What we know about sleep in children on the autism spectrum Speakers – Dr Larah van der Meer, Autism NZ – Dr Kristelle Hudry, La Trobe University – Dr […]

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Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) Program – Expression of Interest

Make the most of your AAC investment This Program has been developed for those who support individuals who use AAC to communicate. We see you as ‘communication partners’. The program aims to build the capacity of you as a ‘communication partner’ over a 10 week block – comprising of 5 fortnightly face to face sessions. […]

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