The Out-Of-Sync Child & Sensory Processing Strategies

Sensory processing can be a huge piece of the autism puzzle and when you can understand why certain behaviours may be occurring, instead of reacting to the behaviour you can bring a sense of understanding, offer strategies and learn to appreciate the difference. Carol Stock Kranowitz is the author of the best selling book, The … Read more

Let’s Talk Toileting

It’s time we talk all about toileting. Poos and wees. Yep. We’re going there! Because the reality is, toileting is often a big deal for kids – particularly kids on the spectrum. Today I chat with the ever so knowledgable Occupational Therapist, Di Collis. We cover the topics of chronic constipation, soiling, poo withholding and … Read more

From Autism Awareness To Autism Inclusion

Richard experienced chronic bullying and completed high school without ever making one friend. This broke his mother’s heart, but served as rocket fuel for her autism mission. Randa developed a program called MATES (Mates Assisting To Engage Socially) to promote a sense of belonging and inclusion in the school community. Randa is a beautiful passion driven mum who is changing the the landscape of how children on the spectrum experience school life.

Gut Health & Autism: Restoring A Healthy Gut

Gut health and autism – how do they relate? Autism is a brain condition, right? If you are curious about how the health of your child’s gut can impact the core characteristics of autism – then you have to tune in to today’s informative and empowering chat with the wonderful Kirsty Wirth. Kirsty is the … Read more

Social Behaviour and The Incredible 5-Point Scale

Kari Dunn Buron, the inventor of the Incredible 5-Point Scale tells us how to use this practical scale to teach self-regulation skills and reduce challenging behaviours in children with autism. Kari explains how this tool can be used for children on the spectrum – with or without language, as well as adults. Listen in to hear how you can implement this simple incredible scale in your everyday life to reduce stress and improve quality of life for your child and your family.

All About Resources For Children With Autism

Today I chat to the ladies from My Diffability Australia who discuss a range of resources which may support children with; anxiety, difficulties with self-regulation, speech or language delay, sensory challenges and those who do not cope well with transitions. They also share their most popular items to help children on the autism spectrum! If you are uncertain on which products may best help your child, tune in! This podcast is sure to point you in the right direction.

The Life-Changing Magic Of A Mother’s Mindset with Darrielle Maree

In this week’s podcast, I chat to Darrielle Maree – a special needs mother and the founder of “Mums Reborn”. Darrielle shares her personal story of sadness, exhaustion and burnout following her daughter’s diagnosis. She recognised that this was not serving herself or her family well. Darrielle made a conscious decision to find a happier … Read more

Autism Awareness & A Tight-Knit Community

The first podcast of the series sees Rhiannon talking with Claire Gilmour and Francine McNabb from STEPS Autism Treehouse based on the Sunshine Coast of QLD, Australia.

A Sneak Peek at Homebase Hope: All About Autism!

Homebase Hope: All About Autism will inspire you to think differently when it comes to autism. I will be chatting to inspirational and courageous parents and people on the spectrum who are part of a grassroots movement for autism awareness, action and inclusion.

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