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.


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August 20, 2018

Tips for preparing your autistic daughter for her period (VLOG)

Getting your period, menstruating, can be a major adjustment to a young girl’s life but with preparation it can be so much easier to cope with […]
August 6, 2018

7 Tips for Teaching Autistic Teens Good Hygiene (VLOG)

Try our 7 easy tips for teaching autistic teens good hygiene – making life simpler and smoother for you all!Autistic mum of two children explains it […]
July 23, 2018

Top tips to prepare your autistic child for starting school (VLOG)

Find the best tips for preparing your autistic child for school! Getting ready for school begins a long time before the first day, but you can […]
July 17, 2018

Reasons for my Autistic Child’s Anxious Behaviour

July 9, 2018

Tips for parenting your child if you’re Autistic (VLOG)

If you’re an autistic parent or ‘parent to be’, and feeling unsure about your capabilities, we have a few tips for you, from our own personal […]
July 2, 2018

Best tips for Creating an Autism Friendly Sensory Space in the Classroom

June 25, 2018

Why eye contact is hard for autistic people (VLOG)

Eye Contact can be difficult and painful for autistic people. Here’s why we need to look beyond strategies for teaching eye contact to people with autism, […]
June 18, 2018

Top tips for your Autistic Teen travelling independently

June 11, 2018

Strategies for effective Home / School Communication for your Autistic Child (VLOG)

Sharing some of our best strategies for improving and supporting effective communication between you and your child’s school. Autistic professional consultant and mum of two children […]