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Talking Autism: Parenting Your Unique Child

Aug 14, 2018

In this episode Victoria talks about why children on the Spectrum often struggle with sleep and ways we as parents can help them to sleep a little more easily. 

As with all the Podcasts in this show, the strategies given aren't just theoretical - instead they are born out of many years of Autism experience, both...


May 24, 2018

In this episode Victoria discusses why rewards are important for young people with Autism, whilst also recognising how easy it is for them not to work especially with young people with Pathological Demand Avoidance. 

She talks about common pitfalls people make, when establishing reward schemes and about more general...


May 15, 2018

Welcome to the first episode of Talking Autism: Parenting Your Unique Child! Victoria is an Autism Specialist Teacher with over 20 years experience of working with children and young people on the Spectrum, and the mum of a daughter with Asperger's Syndrome.

Talking Autism: Parenting Your Unique Child is weekly show...


May 15, 2018

In this episode Victoria discusses why it's important to look beyond a diagnosis of Autism or Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) to find the strategy that is right for the individual. 

She focuses on different ways that parents can reduce the demands they place on their children whilst keeping their expectations high....