Diagnosing Autism and ADHD: The MAGNET Project

Diagnosing Autism and ADHD: The MAGNET Project

The process of diagnosing autism and ADHD can be long, very long and very stressful for families. Sarah caught up with Dr Beth Johnson from Monash University to ask her about The MAGNET Project. Dr Beth Johnson is a postdoctoral researcher, leading an ambitious research program to transform how we understand and diagnose autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and ADHD.

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Water Safety & Our Kids!

Water Safety & Our Kids!

Children can drown in as little as 20cm of water, and children under five are the age group most at risk of drowning. Swimming pools are known to account for a large proportion of drowning deaths however there are everyday dangers around the home too.

Sarah caught up with Clare from Kingswim to ask her how we teach our children about water safety, some top tips for being safe around water and when our children can start swimming lessons.

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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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