Tag: autism

Jun 24
Autism, ADHD, Specific Learning Disorders assessments available in July & August 2024

Are you looking for someone who can complete an assessment with your child?  Well to make things easier, I’ve compiled a list of providers who have availability during July & […]

May 28
5 tips from Dr Ross Greene for parenting and teaching children and teens

5 tips from Dr Ross Greene for parenting and teaching children and teens Dr Ross Greene presented his Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS) training in Perth for a second time […]

May 23
15 PDA-informed providers to support your child & family

15 PDA-informed therapists who support children and teens in Perth Finding PDA-informed therapists can be challenging.  Here are a list of Perth therapists and providers who are PDA-informed and able […]

Apr 30
Getting an autism diagnosis in Western Australia: what you need to know for support at school & by the NDIS

Getting an autism diagnosis in Western Australia: what you need to know for support at school & by the NDIS There is a HUGE amount of confusion around for families […]

Mar 14
Is it ADHD? Rule these conditions out first

There are several conditions that can mimic or exacerbate the symptoms of ADHD so it's worth ruling these conditions out before being referred to a paediatrician for an ADHD assessment.

Aug 14
15 minutes and $5 to screen for ADHD, autism, anxiety, PTSD, dyslexia and more: a review of the PsychProfiler screening tool

A review of the PsychProfiler tool Formal assessments are expensive, so how do you know if this is something you should look into? I recently tried out a screening tool […]

Jul 28
Why you need to know about conditions that often show up with ADHD

ADHD often shows up with an entourage of co-occuring conditions that can complicate diagnosis and treatment. Common co-occurring conditons include autism, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Specific Learning Disorders, epilepsy, eating disorders and migraines.

Jul 26
Paediatricians: No wait, interstate?

Another parent has just told you they got an interstate paediatrician appointment within three weeks, diagnosis and medications. Is it legit or too good to be true?