Autism: myths and facts. LDC Seminar.

  • 10:00 AM
  • Castle Hill RSL, Phoenix Room.  77 Castle Street,  Castle Hill. NSW  2154
  • 02 9806 9960 or


This presentation will provide information about autism in school aged children with an aim to share factual, evidence based information about a range of areas, including diagnostic markers, pathways to diagnosis and autism in girls. Myths regarding diagnosis, labelling, echolalia and strengths and talents will also be addressed. The presentation aims to address practical issues around identifying and supporting students in primary and secondary school, as well as strategies for classroom and home management.

This presentation will be beneficial for teachers, families and other professionals.


Presenter: Rebecca Sutherland

Senior Speech Pathologist, Child Development Unit, Children’s Hospital at Westmead


LDC Member (Seminar Entry): $35
LDC Non-Member (Seminar Entry): $70
Seminar Entry and new Individual Membership (until 31st May 2020) $68
Seminar Entry and new School Membership (until 31st May 2020) $85

2 registrants permitted @ member rate per Individual Membership (Member + Guest).
6 staff permitted @ member rate per School/organisation Membership



Registration from 9:30am

Presentation 10:00am-12:30pm
(Including question time)


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