BA Psych (Hons), Grad Dip Disability Studies, MAPS
Laura has been a registered Psychologist for over 15 years, with a focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder for the past 12 years. Early in her career Laura worked as a behavioural therapist working one-to-one with young children with autistic disorder. She has liaised with staff from various educational settings and worked with people of all ages across the spectrum of Autism. In recent years Laura has developed a particular interest in supporting teens/young adults with ASD who are in tertiary/employment settings, as well as older adults and their partners. She regularly provides relationship and marital support. Laura also particularly enjoys presenting at conferences and seminars, and conducting staff training.
Laura provides the following services at The ASD Clinic:
*Please note that Laura is not currently taking new clients
Laura currently consults at the Kew East clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Solving the Mystery of Social Encounters
A breakthrough program for children aged between 8 and 12 years that teaches social skills in a fun, engaging group setting.
A First Consultation DVD (length 103 minutes)
Drawing on his clinical experience and popular presentation style, Richard talks about the day to day challenges faced by people with Asperger's Syndrome and suggests a range of support strategies.