Autism Intervention Strategies
What does intervention with an Autistic child look like? David explores a range of practical strategies with real world examples that can help in raising the IQ and EQ (Emotional Quotient) of Autistic children.
More In This Course
What is Autism? – Beyond the clinical diagnosis
In this video David explains from his 25 years experience working with children with autism what autism is and what are the real world affects.
How to improve my child’s social development?
In this video, David looks at how to treat the core deficit of an Autistic child - their social referencing.
Determining your child’s social developmental level
How tall is your child’s brain? David looks at how to meet them at this level, so we can set the bar where they can jump.
How do I make my child less autistic?
David has previously talked about what it is we treat in an autistic child and in this video discusses how we treat it. He looks at Adaptive vs. Remedial intervention…
Listening to and advocating for your child
How to hear your child and advocate for them with power and grace - co-depending and listening.
Accepting reality as a parent
Taking action and going with the flow as you parent your child. Using surrendered action as the means to help your child grow.
Supporting siblings of children with special needs
(3:34 mins) For families where at least one child has additional needs, their siblings can sometimes struggle.
Common childhood mental health problems and developmental conditions explained
Many mental health conditions start in childhood. Learn about the common signs to look out for.
Autism Part 2: Diagnosis and Treatment
(11:01 mins) Part 2 of our Autism topic covers the old and new classification systems for ASD, how and who can diagnose it, and the different diagnosis and treatments available
Autism Part 1: What are the signs and symptoms
(15:04 mins) Learn about what Autism is, how common it is in Australia, the risk factors associated with the condition and the features.
Treatment and Diagnosis of ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) – Part 2
(4:56 mins) This 2 part video series covers the signs of ADHD, the natural history of executive functions, and when an intervention may be required.
Signs and Symptoms of ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) – Part 1
(6:11 mins) This 2 part video series covers the signs of ADHD, the natural history of executive functions, and when an intervention may be required.