Education

Aspire is committed to providing our service users and members of the community opportunities to enhance their knowledge and skills relating to disability. 

 Some of our past presenters and workshops have included:

  • Professor Tony Attwood, Clinical Psychologist and author specialing in Asperger’s Syndrome
  • Dr. Richard Eisenmajer, Clinical Psychologist with an interest in Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Rural Disability Summit, featuring presenters from the Melbourne Royal Children’s Hospital, Family Planning Victoria, Mansfield Autistic Centre and The Association for Children with a Disability
  • Sue Dengate, author on Food Intolerance and effects of food additives on health and behavior
  • Carers Victoria
  • Rosemary Crossley from the Anne McDonald Centre which assists people with communication
  • Professor Carl Parsons, a disability speech pathology educator, on Down Syndrome
  • Association for Children with a Disability
  • VALID
  • Rudy Simone, author, self-advocate, speaker and consultant well known in the US autism community.