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    Katrina Williams

    Professor Katrina Williams is the Chair of Developmental Medicine at Melbourne University and the Director of the Department of Developmental Medicine at the Royal Children’s Hospital. She was the inaugural president of the Australasian Society for Autism Research. Professor Jacqueline Roberts is the chair of autism at the Autism Centre of Excellence. Prior to this, she worked as a consultant on a variety of national projects in autism. She is a member of the executive committee of Australasian Society for Autism. Professors Williams and Roberts are the authors of Understanding Autism: The Essential Guide for Parents (Exisle Publishing 2015)

    Ways to Unlock and Manage Your Autistic Child’s Anxiety

    Ways to Unlock and Manage Your Autistic Child's Anxiety

    Anxiety is one of the most common issues experienced by children or young people with autism. Understanding anxiety and identifying the role it plays in behaviors associated with autism — as well as learning ways to minimize its impact — are crucial for parents and caregivers. Anxiety is a very common feeling for everyone. We […]

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