Jeanette's Autism Show is a place for discussions around all things Autism - advocacy, identity, relationships, work, study, gender, pets, sensory things, passions and more. Jeanette and her invited guests have a conversation about the guest's interests and expertise. Jeanette is an author, artist, mental health and Autism advocate, public speaker and human mum to Mr Kitty. The show is auspiced through the good people at advocacy organisation Positively Autistic.
Asthis show is prerecorded, you will not be able to xcall in. If you want to contact Jeanette she can be reched on Facebook under "Jeanette Purkis" or Twitter at @jeanettepurkis
Thsi week, Jeanette talks with advocate and career educator Geraldine Robertson about protective factors for young people on the Autism spectrum. The conversation covers a wide range of topics incluidng the importance of modelling strengths, issues faced by parents on the spectrum, bullying and useful resources for parents. One such resource is the Positive Partnerships website, which I promised to post a link to - http://www.positivepartnerships.com.au
Enjoy the show