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In the media

The Guardian

False hope: desperate families prey to ‘nonsense’ snake-oil treatments for autism

ABC News

Autism Awareness Australia chief executive Nicole Rogerson said the disability community was concerned about potential conflicts of interests among independent assessment contractors.“It seems that some…

Pro Bono Australia – News

With independent assessments soon to become compulsory for National Disability Insurance Scheme participants, advocates are speaking out about major flaws in the process, which will…

ABC Radio

NDIS autism assessment pilot leaves young man ‘embarrassed’

SBS News

Calls for more companies to recruit Australians with autism and embrace neurodiversity

ABC News

Second mother speaks over claims autistic child was placed in lockable ‘sensory room’ at Sydney school

ABC News

Sydney school under investigation for locking child with autism in ‘sensory room’

ABC Radio Melbourne

Our CEO joins Virginia Trioli on Morning ABC radio Melbourne to discuss the complex and sensitive issues surrounding autism