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Come one, come all , educators, parents and carers to the Growing with Autism Conference at BALLARAT

This is a 1- Day Conference with the opportunity for educators, parents & carers to come together learning positive and practical strategies with the goal to enable people of all ages on the autism spectrum to grow to their full potential.   There will be a variety of expert speakers:

  • Anxiety & Autism: Pathological Demand Avoidance - Differences, similarities and management strategies - Bobbi Cook, Behaviour therapist and counsellor
  • Sensory strategies for the classroom and home: Sarni Simpson – Occupational Therapist
  • School refusal: Joanne Garfi – Psychologist and Author
  • Positive and practical strategies to support behaviour, learning and social success: Cristina Isaac – Educator and behaviour specialist

There will be a variety of exhibitors showcasing products and services.

Check out the speakers program: 

Please note: Catering is provided on the day for morning tea & light lunch so please make sure you select the suitable dietary meal option for the day of the Conference.  If you have any other special dietary requirements other than the options provided it is advisable to please bring your own snacks/foods/drinks.  Photographs may be taken at this event and may be used on GWAs website including other media resources for promotional purposes. 



****Parents & Carers Ticket Price is at $75 each *****Educators/Professionals Ticket Price is at $110 each                                                                                                                

please note that all ticket prices include gst - there is a trybooking fee of 50 cents per booking.



Friday August 9, 2019  -   Doors open 9am, starts 9.30-2.45pm 

Registration opens from 9am 



Ballarat Golf Club 1800 Sturt St, Ballarat VIC 3355

Contact Details

Cristina Isaac