Thoughts, Ideas & Strategies

Welcome to the Creating Connections Australia blog page!

Our blog covers a range of topics relating to Autism, behaviour support, social skills and other aspects of neurodiversity.

Please check in with us regularly as we share our thoughts, ideas and stories, and please also feel free to contact us with any comments or questions.

Elissa & Sherri
December 14, 2017

An emergency dash to the hospital – my tips for how to cope! (Part 1)

 
November 15, 2017

How do I deal with that meltdown?

October 18, 2017

Transitioning from school to employment

 
September 28, 2017

Visual Supports on a budget – one of our favourite tips!

If you’re looking for ways to keep your visual supports within a budget, try out one of our favourite tips! We’re big advocates for visual supports […]
July 19, 2017

Social skills learning and incorporating social choice

Social skills programs are ever growing in their popularity, for people of all ages – offering opportunities for people to learn about themselves, social situations and […]
June 21, 2017

Communicating when words disappear – what is the alternative?

Communication, generally speaking uses a combination of verbal and non-verbal behaviours to express or convey a message. Speech is often used to get our message across to […]
June 5, 2017

Planning for a life-stage transition – Assessing where to begin

May 18, 2017

How everyday interactions help with communication – personal reflection

April 25, 2017

What I’d most like people to know – a personal reflection