Autism Spectrum Disorder

What is it? Autism is a developmental disability that causes problems with social skills and communication. Autism can be mild or severe. It is different for every person. Autism is…

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Links

…www.autismspectrum.org.au Helping Children with Autism/Better Start for Children with a Disability https://www.dss.gov.au/disability-and-carers-programs-services-for-people-with-disability/helping-children-with-autism-hcwa-and-better-start-for-children-with-disability-better-start NDIS http://www.ndis.gov.au Raising Children Network www.raisingchildren.net.au Carer’s NSW www.carersnsw.asn.au Guide to Parenting Resources http://www.reviewlab.com/parenting-guide/ Call us today on…

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Jane Lee – Senior Occupational Therapist

After graduating from the University of Sydney, Jane worked as an ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) Therapist with experience working with children with Developmental Delay and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Jane has…

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Sensory Based Intervention

…provide behavioural intervention where necessary to address learned behaviours. Who: Children (infants to 18 years) who will benefit from this intervention include those with: Sensory processing disorder Autism Spectrum Disorder…

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Appointments

…and children who have specific needs. These include : Better Start for Children with Disability Initiative Helping Children with Autism Chronic Disease Management Plan (formerly the Enhanced Primary Care Plan/…

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Children’s Speech Pathology

…defects such as cleft lip or cleft palate autism motor planning problems respiratory problems (breathing disorders) feeding and swallowing disorders traumatic brain injury Therapy should begin as soon as possible….

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Other Services

…some cases ,such as autism, that may walk on their toes. The complications with toe walking is that the gait becomes imbalanced, awkward, and unstable, which can lead to injuries….

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Addition to medicare rebate services

Medicare rebates are now available for children with autism for an eligible health professional to provide up to 20 early intervention treatment services per child per lifetime, following diagnosis and…

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Taping and Serial Casting

…Hypermobility (Ehlers/Danlos syndrome) Sports injuries Pain in joints or muscles Weakness in one muscle Toe walking or Intoeing Cerebral Palsy spasticity Autism Spectrum Disorder Developmental Co-ordination Disorder. Provided by: All…

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