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 Damian Smith 'I'm here all weak': Ultimate Edition

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/entertainment/comedy-festival/damian-smith-in-im-here-all-weak-ultimate-edition/story-fni0fdju-1226869115058

Melton Council smoothes path for people with disability

http://www.meltonweekly.com.au/story/1793724/melton-council-smoothes-path-for-people-with-disability/


Jobs not Newstart the key to disability pension reform
http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-opinion/jobs-not-newstart-the-key-to-disability-pension-reform-20131231-3049f.html#ixzz2pZ9lUbev


New Starfish Nippers program at Hampton Beach gives young people with special needs the chance to have a go

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/bayside/new-starfish-nippers-program-at-hampton-beach-gives-young-people-with-special-needs-the-chance-to-have-a-go/story-fngnvli9-1226794316005

    

Autism test for babies a breakthrough

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/autism-test-for-babies-a-breakthrough/story-fni0fit3-1226782688963

 

Age of Autism Presents: Top Autism Stories of 2013

http://www.ageofautism.com/2013/12/age-of-autism-presents-top-autism-stories-of-2013.html

 

Why eating bacteria could be the future of medicine

http://www.newstatesman.com/2013/12/benefits-eating-bacteria

 

Autism Research: January 3, 2014 Week In Review

http://www.autismdailynewscast.com/autism-research-january-3-2014-week-in-review/5986/dr-narsaria/

 

Autistic children better at maths according to new study

http://www.autismdailynewscast.com/autistic-children-better-at-maths-according-to-new-study/2374/shanellis/


NDIS should include autism: Abbott

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/breaking-news/ndis-should-include-autism-abbott/story-e6frf7kf-1226636713747

 

Autism school gets $8m in Vic funding 

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/breaking-news/autism-school-gets-8m-in-vic-funding/story-e6frf7kf-1226636065135

 

A day out with children who have autism

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/a-day-at-a-theme-park-with-autistic-kids/story-e6frf7jo-1226624894622

 

 

Pet dog brings new freedom to autistic young man, Eran Picker's life

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/south-east/pet-dog-brings-new-freedom-to-autistic-young-man-eran-pickers-life/story-fngnvmhm-1226652034509

 

SpeechPathology - 2011 Australia Resource Guide 

 

 Monkeys Get Autism-like Reactions to MMR & Other Vaccines In University of Pittsburgh Vaccine Study

 

Vaccine bombshell: Baby monkeys given standard doses of popular vaccines develop autism symptom
http://www.naturalnews.com/035787_vaccines_autism_monkeys.html#ixzz26uzDpUAn 

 

Australian researchers develop genetic test that may allow early treatment of autism

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/australian-researchers-develop-genetic-test-that-may-allow-early-treatment-of-autism/story-e6frf7kx-1226472991352

  

Salutations everyone

Could you please circulate the following exciting news to your respective networks please? 

 

Phoenix FM106.7 MHz  is proud to announce the launch of Australia's first weekly live radio broadcast dedicated to Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Real People ASD Talk will cover every aspect of the Autism Spectrum with live interviews, guest speakers and people living with Autism.
This is a very exciting first for live radio and Phoenix FM.

PHOENIX FM PO BOX 107, California Gully, Victoria 3556
Ph 5444 1129 0403 186 466
Web: www.phoenixfm.org. Email: admin@phoenixfm.org
Central Victorian Community Broadcasters Inc..
ABN: 18 445 496 509
Incorporation Number A0050124F

http://www.clrsasd.org.au/documents/PhoenixFMRealPeoplepressrelease.pdf

 

New career in caring as business provides help to Victorians with Autism

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/business/new-career-in-caring-as-business-provides-help-to-victorians-with-autism/story-fn7j19iv-1226385296277

 

Watching for Warning Signs of Autism

http://specialedpost.com/Eligibility/parenting/

 

Autism diagnosis rules to change

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/health/autism-diagnosis-rules-to-change/story-fn59nokw-1226463496296

 

TOBY Playpad – Helping children with autism

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/LearnandSee/LecturesandForums/Pages/41697b95-24c6-4cda-96c7-3058330edcea.aspx

 

Mother of Son with Down Syndrome’s Advocacy Journey

http://specialedpost.com/Eligibility/parenting/

 

Only US school can help our son

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/only-us-school-can-help-our-son/story-fn7x8me2-1226077398320

 

Running for Autism's Fundraising Page

http://www.everydayhero.com.au/running_for_autism_7

 

The Autism Enigma

http://view.s4.exacttarget.com/?j=fec015717c6d0379&m=fe9c15707361067875&ls=fe2516767163067c701378&l=ff63177272&s=fe6413707663067d7712&jb=ffcf14&ju=fe91157671660c7e73&r=0

 

Autism, another unjust kick in the guts

 http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/autism-another-unjust-kick-in-the-guts/story-fndo317g-1226430348967

 

Cop's visa denied over autistic daughter

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/sa-police-recruit-denied-entry/story-fn7x8me2-1226393802900

 

Living with myotonic dystrophy; what can be learned from couples? a qualitative study   

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2377/11/86/

 

Parent fury at autism language test

http://www.theage.com.au/national/education/parent-fury-at-autism-language-test-20120619-20m20.html

 

Breakthrough treatment raises hopes of fighting cerebral palsy in the womb

http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/breakthrough-treatment-raises-hopes-of-fighting-cerebral-palsy-in-the-womb-20120403-1wav3.html#ixzz24Wb4bQe6

 

Different Minds

http://www.bobfinn.net/Williams%20Syndrome.htm

 

REFERENCE BOOKS

 

ITEM

AUTHOR

DESCRIPTION

PRICE

SOURCE

Pretending To Be Normal

Liane HollidayWilley

Autobiography

$16.40

Book Depository

Ready Set Potty: Toilet Training for Children with Autism

Brenda Batts

Reference

$16.20

Book Depository

Can l Tell You About Asperger Syndrome?

Jude Welton

Reference

$13.24

Book Depository

Proloquo2Go

AssistWare

iPad/iPhone app

$199.99

iTunes Store

Myotonic Dystrophy: The Facts

Peter S Harper

Reference

$30.03

Abes Books

Understanding Williams Syndrome

The Social Skills Picture Book

The Social Skills Picture Book for High School & Beyond

Eleanor Messing Semel

Jed Baker

Jed Baker

Reference

Reference

Reference

 

$73.56

$32.36

$33.15

Book Depository

Book Depository

Book Depository

 

                                                                       USEFUL WEBSITES 

http://www.merrimuservices.com.au/index.html

http://www.extendedfamilies.org.au/Extend15

http://www.williamssyndrome.net/

http://www.suelarkey.com/

http://www.tonyattwood.com.au/

http://www.williams-syndrome.org/

http://raisingchildren.net.au/

 http://www.positivepartnerships.com.au/public/index.cfmaction=showPublicContent&assetCategoryId=686

http://www.cerebralpalsyaustralia.com/

http://www.cpaustralia.com.au/ 

http://www.dragonflytoys.com.au/shop/index.php

http://www.toysparadise.com.au/?gclid=CO-M1Yj6w7ICFSFNpgod5nUAFQ

http://www.specialneedstoys.com.au/shop/index.php

http://apps4cwsn.com

POSITIVE PARTNERSHIPS

http://www.positivepartnerships.com.au/public/index.cfmaction=showPublicContent&assetCategoryId=686

CHILDREN WITH DISABILITY AUSTRALIA

http://www.cda.org.au/home