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Presentation Videos

Video presentations can be viewed from the following links:

Autistic mental health and the benefits of “Special Interests”

  • presented by Katherine Browne, an autistic MPhil candidate, Curtin University

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Practical strategies for improving mental health outcomes for autistics

  • presented by Dr Emma Goodall, an autistic author, researcher and disability and education consultant

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Public lecture 2019

  • Children with ASD at school: Inclusion, integration, & improvement presented by Professor Connie Kasari

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Autism Open Day 2018


  • “Tapping the talents of people with autism” Keynote by Professor Lyn Beazley AO, Ambassador of the Autism Academy for Software Quality Assurance (AASQA) and past Chief Scientist of Western Australia


  • “Consensus-based recommendations for assessing and diagnosing autism spectrum disorders in Australia” presented by Professor Andrew Whitehouse, Head of Autism Research, Telethon Kids Institute, and Dr Kiah Evans, Program Manager – Autism & Related Disorders Team, Telethon Kids Institute

  • “A strength based IT-program for adolescents with autism, what works?” presented by Matthew Jones, PhD Candidate, Curtin University

  • “Determining neurotypical knowledge about attitudes towards autism through co-production” presented by Mr Joel Wilson, Research Assistant, Curtin University, and Ms Rebecca Kuzminski, PhD candidate, Curtin University

 3-minute PhD presentations:

  • “Beyond childhood: Understanding autism in adolescence and adulthood” – Kendra Dommisse, UWA and Telethon Kids Institute

  • “Developing and evaluating an assessment of functioning tool for school-aged children with autism spectrum disorders” – Maya Hayden-Evans, Curtin University and Telethon Kids Institute

  • “Developing an autism specific quality of life assessment for autistic adults” – Rebecca Kuzminski, Curtin University