Understanding ASD and ADHD

Understanding ASD and ADHD

Sarah caught up with Dr Beth Johnson, a postdoctoral researcher at Monash University, leading an ambitious research programme to transform how we understand and diagnose autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Sarah spoke to Dr Beth in this interview (Part One) to find out more about ASD and ADHD and how it affects children, families and communities.

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Understanding our babies sensory development

Understanding our babies sensory development

There’s so much information out there to support us in helping our babies develop. From tummy time to touching, feeling and tasting everything they come into contact with, our babies learn so much and develop so quickly in such a fast period of time. Sarah caught up with Becky Hughes from Baby Sensory Australia to find out about babies sensory development in utero and in their first 12-months of life.

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Teaching our children about environmental sustainability.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Teaching our children about environmental sustainability.

Are you keen to be green? Or a little greener? Have you got children that you’re looking to have more involved in being environmentally sustainable? As parents we’re in charge of raising happy, kind, confident children and for leaving them with a beautiful world to live in. I caught up with Sara Saunders, author of There Once was an Orangutan, to find out how we can teach our kids about this huge topic!

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Children & Technology: Interview with Dr Joanne Orlando

Children & Technology: Interview with Dr Joanne Orlando

Our children know how to use our iPads and iPhones better than we do! I chat with Dr Joanne Orlando about the new guidelines for technology use for children. At what age can we start to introduce technology, what's appropriate for what age and what are the benefits?

This interview was recorded in late 2017 however all the information is still relevant!

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