News - Early Start Australia

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May 2, 2022

Did you know that Early Start Australia also provides therapy services to adolescents and young adults? Many of our therapist's love working with our older clients and have the necessary skills and experience to work effectively with these age groups. We understand that new challenges can arise at different life stages, and that different types of support are required at various times in our clients' lives. We love seeing our clients try new things, master new skills, and achieve their hopes and dreams, and we are here to help!

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April 19, 2022

Did you know that Early Start Australia also provides therapy services to adolescents and young adults? Many of our therapist's love working with our older clients and have the necessary skills and experience to work effectively with these age groups. We understand that new challenges can arise at different life stages, and that different types of support are required at various times in our clients' lives. We love seeing our clients try new things, master new skills, and achieve their hopes and dreams, and we are here to help!

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April 19, 2022

Autism Awareness Month typically kicks off on 2 April with World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD). World Autism Awareness Day is officially sanctioned by the United Nations and has been observed worldwide since 2008. The original aim of World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) was to shine a spotlight on the challenges that people with autism face every day. WAAD activities are planned every year by organisations and individuals all around the world to educate people about autism.

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January 19, 2022

A child’s play is their main occupation across their early years and is made up of moments in time as they seek out the meaning of things in their world. Starting in infancy, babies delight in being with trusted adults who gently show them the wonder of voice, eye gaze and touch; it is through these close relationships that babies learn.

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November 11, 2021

In the process of learning about giftedness and gifted assessments, many parents come across one particular question: which tool is the best for assessing my child? While there is no definitive answer to this question, as each assessment tool offers different pros and cons, it can be difficult for parents to gain a sense of exactly what each tool offers.

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November 11, 2021

All children and adolescents will experience fear and worry that is developmentally appropriate and transient in nature. For example, a large dog may cause a toddler to scream and run in fear.

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November 11, 2021

The current research literature shows us that dyslexia is an enduring disorder for which no cure is available. However, there is an abundance of controversial therapies and pseudoscientific programs that promote “cures” and “dramatic results”. These programs are both confusing and tempting for hopeful parents who are eager to assist their child.

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November 11, 2021

A report by The Centre for Independent Studies (Read About It: Scientific Evidence for the Effective Teaching of Reading) suggests that Australian children are finding learning to read more and more challenging.