On the Spectrum – Live on Stage in Bendigo, featuring Susanne Nelson
Susanne will feature in a live 90 minute panel discussion about Autism/Aspergers at the Bendigo Club on 21 May. Susanne will be joined by Josie Wolfram (Behaviour Therapist) and Suzie Keck (Bendigo Speech Works) to discuss their roles and services within the ASD community and increase the Bendigo community’s understanding of ASD.
Click on the link for further information on this event: OTS Live Bendigo
Susanne Nelson to help develop National Guideline for Autism Diagnosis in Australia
Congratulations to company director Susanne Nelson on being elected to represent O.T. Australia on the steering committee of the Cooperative Research Centre for Living with Autism (Autism CRC). Autism CRC is currently undergoing research to develop a National Guideline for Autism Diagnosis in Australia. For more information and to support this research project, please click here – http://www.autismcrc.com.au/developing-national-guideline-autism-spectrum-disorder-diagnosis-australia-online-submission-study
Term Four 2014:
Term Three 2014
Term Two 2014
Susanne Nelson presented on the topic of the impact of anxiety on children with an ASD; strategies to implement in the classroom and the school yard, to Balwyn Primary School.
Susanne Nelson and Jaye van Klaveren presented to the North Eastern Mental Health Care Network.
Susanne Nelson and Jaye van Klaveren were chosen to speak at the Victorian Autism Conference. The conference, titled ‘Changing Landscapes. New Horizons’ was held at Etihad Stadium from 6th – 8th August, 2014. More information: http://www.amaze.org.au/events-info/vac
Term One 2014:
Susanne Nelson and Jaye van Klaveren facilitated the term one Camberwell Paediatric Mental Health Network Group. It was a fantastic turnout, with 18 members attendeding. Susanne and Jaye ran a quiz on general ASD knowledge, with great networking taking place and fun had by all. For further information on mental health networks, visit: http://www.mhpn.org.au