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Episode 114: Making Friends and Being One

Episode 114: Making Friends and Being One Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDOne of the biggest myths about children with ASD is they all like being on their own. Children with ASD often...

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Episode 113: How to Help Kids who Struggle with Handwriting

HOW TO HELP KIDS WHO STRUGGLE WITH HANDWRITING Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDMany children on the spectrum can have dysgraphia (see Podcast Episode 86 for more information). The Kids’ Guide to...

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Episode 101: Setting Up Your Classroom For Success

SETTING UP YOUR CLASSROOM ​FOR SUCCESS Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDSetting up your classroom at the start of the year for a new class with diverse learners is always a challenge. I am hoping...

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Episode 098: My Child Just Got Diagnosed with Autism

MY CHILD JUST GOT DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD In this week's podcast I discuss Moving Forward verses Moving On How to create an  ‘Elevator Pitch” What to do when...

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Episode 94: How Can I Help You in 2021?

Discussed in this episode How Can I help you 2021? & Your Questions Answered Questions from the Virtual Event Rachel: Where to sit? Reece: How do I encourage resilience? Mary: How to create a positive relationship with a autistic child who is non verbal Caitlin:...

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Episode 93: Resources, Gift Ideas & End of Year Tips

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Sue answers some more questions with specific books and products that could help with them. Also some tips and Sue talks about this years Christmas catalogue....

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Episode 90: Tips for Transitioning in 2021

Discussed in this episode Are you Getting Ready for 2021? It is so important to start transition now! Do you want to know what I share? How I prepare students, staff, school etc? Watch my free transition webinar This week the podcast is a recording of a transition...

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Episode 86: Handwriting Tips for Students with Autism Spectrum

Discussed in this episode In this podcast Sue discusses  ✅ Dysgraphia and what it means ✅ Why You Should Use Pencil Grips ✅ Handy Handwriting Tips  ✅ How to Use Spinning Tops and Stress Balls to Help Handwriting ✅ Why Kids Tire So Quickly  ✅ Why Fine Motor Skills...

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Episode 83 Teacher Assistant Appreciation Week Q & A

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Celebrating Teacher Assistant Appreciation...

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Episode 78: Strategies and Tips for Girls with Autism

Discussed in this episode Girls with ASD are often undiagnosed, because original diagnostic criteria have a boy bias. The criteria were created by actually examining mainly boys, and the girls can be very different. I think we all know ‘neuro-typical’ boys and girls...

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Episode 70: Understanding Meltdowns with Jed Baker

Discussed in this episode In this episode I am interviewing Jed Baker, he is the author of many award-winning books on behaviour and social skills.I am a big fan of Jed and all of his work and very grateful to have him on the podcast. Hope you all enjoy In my...

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Episode 67: You cant ask me that

Discussed in this episode You can watch the show  "You Can't Ask that" here https://iview.abc.net.au/show/you-can-t-ask-that Resources referred to Dr Tony Attwood's Books https://suelarkey.com.au/tony-attwood-resources-2/ Developing Social Skills by Sue Larkey...

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Episode 63: How and Why to Use Visuals

Discussed in this episode Children on the autism spectrum often can struggle with processing verbal or written cues. This is why it can be so effective to use visuals when teaching students with autism. Visuals include real objects, parts of objects or remnants (e.g....

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Episode 62: 9 Strategies to reduce stress around homework

Discussed in this episode I have created some strategies and ideas to help students with autism or ADHD complete homework. Be aware that often students with autism or ADHD complete homework but don't hand it in. This can be due to anxiety that it isn't good enough or...

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SLP 058: Graduate Deep Dive into Understanding Behaviour

Discussed in this episode This Podcast is a special podcast for Graduates of mine or Dr Tony Attwood’s Courses. (Face to Face or Online Courses) In this Podcast I want to give you tips and strategies to create a calm classroom. If you haven't received the  E-book "A...

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SLP 056: Creating a Calm Classroom or Home in 2020

Discussed in this episode Your Top Behaviour Questions Answered13 Key Strategies to Setting Up Your Classroom which includes more in depth information and tips to help you set up your classroom. Resources Discussed Red Beast Book...

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SLP 055: Setting up your classroom for Success (revisited)

Discussed in this episode 18 Ways to Set up a Classroom (Quick reference & guide) 13 Key Strategies to Setting Up Your Classroom which includes more in depth information and tips to help you set up your classroom. Resources Discussed Kids Guide to Staying Awesome...

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SLP 054: ODD and PDA

Discussed in this episode Definitions of ODD and PDA Strategies to support students with ODD or PDA Resources Discussed Super Shamlal http://suelarkey.com.au/product/super-shamlal-living-and-learning-with-pathological-demand-avoidance/ Collaborative approaches...

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SLP 053: Understanding Meltdowns

Discussed in this episode Difference between the 3 stages of a meltdown How to cope after a meltdown Resources Discussed From Anxiety to Meltdown By Deborah Lipsky - http://suelarkey.com.au/product/from-anxiety-to-meltdown/ Ultimate Guide to School and Home -...

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SLP 049: Resources, Gift Ideas & End of Year Tips

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Sue answers some more questions with specific books and products that could help with them. Also some tips and Sue talks about this years Christmas catalogue....

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SLP 048: Questions from the Sue Larkey community answered

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDYour questions answered. Lots of questions that have come in from the facebook group that I answer.In this podcast I discuss My Initial Thoughts on " Royal...

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SLP 046 Tips for transitioning into 2020

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Transition includes change in teacher, change...

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SLP 045 Behind the scenes look at my own bookshelf

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ A walk through the actual books in my...

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SLP 044 Warning this is me ranting

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ My rant about the amount of kids with ASD...

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SLP 043 16 Key Strategies for Sleep

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ For all children, a good night's sleep is...

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SLP 041 The Importance of Play for all ages and stages

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ It is through play that young children learn...

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SLP 040 Understanding Sensory Processing Disorders

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Sometimes you need to be a detective to...

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SLP 039 Using Special Interests to Motivate & Engage

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite appJoin my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDJoin the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Special interests, fixations and...

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SLP 038 Teacher Assistant Appreciation Week

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Celebrating Teacher Assistant Appreciation...

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SLP 034: Strategy + Action = Success & Independence

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite appJoin my newsletter for more awesome information about ASDJoin the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ It is very important when developing...

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SLP 033: Understanding Mental Health and ASD

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast - https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ Recognising and exploring the...

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SLP 029: Why YOUR words matter

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite appJoin my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Many children with ASD have Mind Blindness, meaning they are often literal and don't know the inferred intent of language. This often leads to...

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SLP 027: My Formula for Behaviour Regulation

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD The emotional world for people on the spectrum can be very scary! Emotions often come without warning and are difficult to label and connect to a...

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SLP 025: Behind the Scenes of my Term 2 Newsletter

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Sue talks about the latest newsletter and some of the thinking behind these newsletters.  Sue also give a summary of the key points she covers for...

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SLP 023: Read a personal account this year

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD The importance of reading personal accounts, watching youtube clips or following facebook groups about people with ASD

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SLP 020: Managing Screen Time

Subscribe to this podcast via your favourite app Join my newsletter for more awesome information about ASD Screens are a wonderful tool to use with children, however they are becoming increasingly difficult to monitor and manage.  Here are a few great...

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