Dr Kristelle Hudry ran a training course on the ADOS-2 for 11 trainees, including researchers, psychologists, and paediatricians. Many thanks to the volunteer children and their parents, who attended during their school holidays, allowing the trainees to conduct practice assessments.
Dr Giacomo Vivanti and Ms Kristy Capes presenting on “Implementation of the Early Start Denver Model in a group environment”, Bulleen Heights School.
Rebecca Kam and Dr Kristelle Hudry spoke to the Chinese Parents’ Special Net at Box Hill. This is a support group for parents of children with disability including ASD, and is part of the Chinese Community Social Services Centre. They talked about OTARC and specifically about their current project on Bilingualism and ASD (study code KH2).
Dr Giacomo Vivanti (by invitation from the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs – FACHSIA) gave a presentation on DSM-5 to the Autism Advisor Forum, in Adelaide.