Enquire now

Proudly associated with...

Teacher giving child assessment - speech therapy

Why Is Speech Therapy Important For Young Children?

07/25/2017

For children with autism, speech therapy is one of the critical treatments that are recommended by most doctors as an…
Read More

Erin Leif - NDIS Blog Post

Will the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Fund ABA?

06/06/2017

Words from Lizard Centre’s Clinical Director, Dr Erin Leif, PhD, BCBA-D I continue to hear stories of planners and other…
Read More

Julia and Michael - Life After Diagnosis

Life after Diagnosis

06/06/2017

Lizard Parent Julia shares the next stage of her and her son Michael’s journey that is Life after Diagnosis. The…
Read More

Family waving in car

Lizard Centre NDIS Quick Guide

05/07/2017

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) What is it? The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of…
Read More

Child watching TV

How Peppa Pig Helped Diagnose My Son With Autism

04/11/2017

Meet Lizard parent Julia who shares an incredible insight to her journey in the discovery of her son with autism….
Read More

Child peering over shelf

What Does Autism Look Like? Early Warning Signs and The Importance of Early Detection

12/31/2016

Autism is generally thought to be a complex genetic disorder that affects early brain development. Over the past decade, scientists…
Read More

Child playing with learning equipment

Components of an ABA Program – What is Discrete Trial Teaching?

12/27/2016

Discrete trial teaching (DTT) involves breaking larger skills down into small, or ‘discrete,’ teachable components. DTT makes learning a new…
Read More

Children jumping at dusk

How Much Early Intervention Is Enough?

12/27/2016

Today, parents of newly diagnosed children are often given a similar treatment recommendation by paediatricians or other allied health professionals:…
Read More

What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)?

01/24/2016

Applied Behaviour Analysis (or ABA) is the applied use of proven behavioural principles with the goal of either increasing or…
Read More

Play equipment with animal shapes

Choosing the Right Intervention for Autism

01/21/2016

Over the past few decades, the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has increased remarkably. Currently, prevalence data suggests that…
Read More