Living With Autism
By La Trobe University
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How do autism spectrum disorders affect our lives, and what are the developments in diagnosis, treatment and causes? Podcasts from The Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre (OTARC) at La Trobe University. Tile art "Oedipus, Antigone and Oso" (2011) by Ray David.
||#8 Autism Detection? There's an App for That||Dr Josephine Barbaro (Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) talks about ASDetect, the new app to assist parents and caregivers assess the social attention and communication behaviour of children.||18 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||#7 Sleep and Autism||Associate Professor Amanda Richdale (Principal Research Fellow, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) discusses the relationship between sleep, development, and autism spectrum disorders.||11 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||#6 Vaccines do not Cause Autism||Professor Cheryl Dissanayake (Director, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) clears up the confusion surrounding vaccines and autism spectrum disorders. Where does all the misinformation come from?||30 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||#5 Stress And Anxiety In Adolescents With ASD||Dr Mirko Uljarevic (Autism CRC postdoctoral fellow, La Trobe University) talks about the prevalence of stress and anxiety amongst young people with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).||25 3 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||#4 How Early Can Early Intervention Be?||Dr Kristelle Hudry (OTARC, La Trobe University) discusses recent studies which has been intervening with potentially autistic children at the age of one, the accuracy of these predictions and seeing how big a difference it makes.||18 2 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||#3 Treating Autism in Childcare Programs||Dr Giacomo Vivanti (Research Fellow, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) on his research project, which transfers the success of one-on-one autism therapy to a classroom setting.||13 8 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||#2 Developments in Autism Research||Professor Cheryl Dissanayake (Director, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) on new studies into the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders, the problems with misinformation, and global efforts to increase awareness.||3 4 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||#1 Early Detection of Autism||Dr Josephine Barbaro (Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, La Trobe University) has developed an accurate set of “red flag” markers of that can be used on children under the age of two for signs of autism spectrum diso||17 12 2013||Free||View in iTunes|
I enjoy the relaxed conversational style combined with quality information.
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