News & Updates

The latest news and updates from Asperger Services Australia
The Pleasure and the Pain of Intimate Relationships

The Pleasure and the Pain of Intimate Relationships

First Published Minds & Hearths - Dr Michelle Garnett, Clinical Psychologist   Being in an intimate relationship with someone is one of the most intensely joyful and painful experiences we can have. The ecstasy of finding love, being in love, and loving...

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Why everything you know about autism is wrong

Being diagnosed with autism is often seen as a tragedy. But for Jac den Houting, it was the best thing that's ever happened to them. As an autistic person, concepts like the Neurodiversity paradigm, the Social Model of Disability, and the Double Empathy Problem were...

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Frozen 2 – Free Movie Tickets – SOLD OUT

Frozen 2 – Free Movie Tickets – SOLD OUT

Drug Arm is sponsoring this movie FROZEN 2 to be held at Eldorado Cinema Coonan Street,  Indooroopilly Saturday 14 December 2019 Please arrive at 10.45 am for a 11.00 am start If you would like to receive free tickets please send a self addresses stamped envelope and...

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Love on the Spectrum

Love on the Spectrum

Love on the Spectrum follows young adults on the autism spectrum as they explore the unpredictable world of love, dating and relationships. Starts Tuesday 19 November on ABC and iview. See Preview below https://iview.abc.net.au/show/love-on-the-spectrum  ...

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Online Course – Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder

Online Course – Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder

This is a self paced course 10 week course where you will have access to all 5 hours of training which you can view at a time on any device.  It is Accredited Australian Teacher Professional Development - NSW (NESA), ACT (TQI) & All States. Ideal for Teachers,...

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Autism Explained Online Summit

Autism Explained Online Summit

A week-long event to educate & empower parents. 25 Expert Talks Over 5 days with 75% Actually Autistic Speakers!   The Autism Explained Online Summit is a week-long online event, featuring 25 sessions from highly respected experts from all over the world....

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Dr Tony Attwood on Greta Thunberg

This 4-minute excerpt was taken from the September 2019 instalment of "Ask Dr. Tony." Climate change activist Greta Thunberg is a force OF nature on a mission FOR nature. And her Asperger's qualifies her as a candidate of extraordinary abilities. Dr. Tony and Craig...

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