Australian state government to send 80 teachers to autism education training

Adelaide, Australia — The state government in Southern Australia will be sending 80 educators to a rigorous training on educating students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The $700,000-program aims not only to raise autism awareness as well as train teachers on the important basics of dealing with students on the spectrum, it also hopes to […]

Assistance Dogs Australia provides furry therapists for children with autism

New South Wales, Australia — A new type of therapy for children with autism is now rapidly gaining popularity— one in which the greatest difficulties children on the spectrum face on a daily basis is being addressed without difficulty. Assistance Dogs Australia provides a type of therapy that’s much harder to accomplish using human intervention […]