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Sue Larkey Podcast

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Sue Larkey enlightens, and entertains with valuable insights into Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, ODD and PDA. Covering strategies from the Early Years to Teens Years and Beyond. To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my websites below. Australian website: https://suelarkey.com.au Rest of the world: https://www.autismspectrumelearning.com/ Join Sue as she shares simple yet effective tips, supports and strategies on a range of topics including social skills, communication and positive behaviour support. Sue Larkey is uniquely positioned within the education system having taught both as a primary school teacher and a special education teacher. She combines this practical experience with extensive research, having completed a Masters in Special Education and currently undertaking a Doctorate of Education, focusing on inclusive education. Sue is unashamedly passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success.

Sue Larkey enlightens, and entertains with valuable insights into Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, ODD and PDA. Covering strategies from the Early Years to Teens Years and Beyond. To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my websites below. Australian website: https://suelarkey.com.au Rest of the world: https://www.autismspectrumelearning.com/ Join Sue as she shares simple yet effective tips, supports and strategies on a range of topics including social skills, communication and positive behaviour support. Sue Larkey is uniquely positioned within the education system having taught both as a primary school teacher and a special education teacher. She combines this practical experience with extensive research, having completed a Masters in Special Education and currently undertaking a Doctorate of Education, focusing on inclusive education. Sue is unashamedly passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success.

Location:

Australia

Description:

Sue Larkey enlightens, and entertains with valuable insights into Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, ODD and PDA. Covering strategies from the Early Years to Teens Years and Beyond. To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my websites below. Australian website: https://suelarkey.com.au Rest of the world: https://www.autismspectrumelearning.com/ Join Sue as she shares simple yet effective tips, supports and strategies on a range of topics including social skills, communication and positive behaviour support. Sue Larkey is uniquely positioned within the education system having taught both as a primary school teacher and a special education teacher. She combines this practical experience with extensive research, having completed a Masters in Special Education and currently undertaking a Doctorate of Education, focusing on inclusive education. Sue is unashamedly passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success.

Language:

English

Contact:

+61418320295


Episodes

SLP 091: Tips for getting kids with Autism out of Nappies

11/9/2020
Discussed in this episode Do you know kids who haven’t toilet trained like their peers? Getting kids out of nappies can be hard if you use traditional techniques. Do you want some strategies that work for kids with Autism Spectrum & Why they work. Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/kids-on-the-spectrum-out-of-nappies/ Join the facebook group specifically for this...

Duration:00:21:19

SLP 090: Tips for Transitioning in 2021

11/5/2020
Discussed in this episode Are you Getting Ready for 2021? It is so important to start transition now! Do you want to know what I share? How I prepare students, staff, school etc? Watch my free transition webinar Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-90-tips-for-transition/ Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ To learn more about teaching or...

Duration:01:08:46

SLP 092: ADHD, Autism and Anxiety with Kathy Hoopmann

11/1/2020
Discussed in this episode Today on the podcast I have Kathy Hoopmann. Kathy has authored over 20 books on autism, ADHD and anxiety. Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-92-kathy-hoopman/ Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my website below. https://elearning.suelarkey.com.au

Duration:00:32:07

SLP 089: Executive Functioning Strategies for Students with Autism

10/25/2020
Discussed in this episode Executive functioning refers to the part of your brain that organises, prioritises and regulates emotions. However, I prefer to refer to it as the ‘Air Traffic Control,’ as just like air traffic control has to manage thousands of planes on countless runways with perfect timing, students have to manage information and distractions. Fortunately, we can improve executive functioning skills through a range of strategies, below are some examples. Read more about this...

Duration:00:36:19

SLP 087: 8 Ways I Can Help You & The Kids You Know

10/6/2020
Discussed in this episode ✅ 8 Ways Sue Can Help You Teach Students With Autism ✅ BONUS 9th Way to Help ✅ Why You Need to Implement These 9 Ways Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-87-8-ways-to-help-podcast/ Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my website...

Duration:00:18:51

SLP 088: Dietician Provides Strategies to Reduce Picky Eating for Children with Autism

9/25/2020
Discussed in this episode In this podcast Sue discusses Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-88-caitlin-arundale-episode/ Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my website below. https://elearning.suelarkey.com.au

Duration:00:39:48

SLP 085: What Should I do? 3 Steps to Success for children with Autism

9/13/2020
Discussed in this episode In this podcast Sue discusses ✅ How to Address your Biggest Challenge & What to do ✅ 3 Steps to Success ✅ Step 1: Ask Yourself “What is the worst thing that could happen if I try this strategy” ✅ Step 2: Write down what you are going to try or talk to someone about what you are planning to do. ✅ Step 3: Just do it! Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-85-3-steps-for-success/ Join the...

Duration:00:26:12

SLP 086: Handwriting Tips for Students with Autism Spectrum

9/6/2020
Discussed in this episode ✅ Dysgraphia and what it means ✅ Why You Should Use Pencil Grips ✅ Handy Handwriting Tips ✅ How to Use Spinning Tops and Stress Balls to Help Handwriting ✅ Why Kids Tire So Quickly ✅ Why Fine Motor Skills Requires a Whole Body Approach Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-86-handwriting-tips-autism-spectrum/ Join the facebook group specifically for this...

Duration:00:20:09

SLP 084: What Clinical Psychologist Danuta Wishes People Knew About Girls On The Spectrum

9/1/2020
Discussed in this episode In this podcast Sue discusses >> Why Danuta wrote ‘I am Aspie Girl’ >> How to use the book ‘I am Aspie Girl’ to explain a diagnosis >> When is a good time to talk about a diagnosis >> Why diagnosis needs to be an ongoing conversation >> How girls on the spectrum mask and the impact of this >> How teachers should approach a conversation with parents if they haven't mentioned anything Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link...

Duration:00:31:26

SLP 083: Teacher Assistant Appreciation Week Q & A

8/31/2020
Discussed in this episode Some Q & A and general information for Teachers Assistants or as I alike to call them my 'Angels'. Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-83-teacher-assistant-appreciation-week-q-a/ Join the facebook group specifically for this podcast https://www.facebook.com/groups/suelarkeypodcastcommunity/ To learn more about teaching or understanding ASD please visit my website...

Duration:00:29:31

SLP 082: Why Kids on the Spectrum are More Likely to be Perfectionists & What You can do to Support Them

8/24/2020
Discussed in this episode In this podcast Sue discusses ✅ Why children on the spectrum are often perfectionists ✅ What is a one-track mind ✅ The importance of teaching students that it is okay to make mistakes ✅ Different types of mistakes ✅ 11 ways to decrease frustration when making mistakes: how you can make a difference Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-82-perfectionists-podcast/ Join the facebook group...

Duration:00:30:22

SLP 081: How Embracing Autistic Strengths Changed His Life: An Interview with Chris Bonnello

8/17/2020
Discussed in this episode Today I will be interviewing Chris Bonnello! Chris is an autistic former primary school teacher and author of the popular website Autistic Not Weird. When Chris was ten an educational pscyhologist came to assess him. It was 1995 so the professional psychologist wrote down "slightly odd personality" on his form and that's where it ended. Growing up on the spectrum can be difficult. Chris discusses this in the podcast and also how to uses his autistic strengths to...

Duration:00:27:26

SLP 80: How to Teach Reading to Children with Autism and Why you need to know about Hyperlexia

8/10/2020
Discussed in this episode ✅ Importance of literacy and reading ✅ How teaching literacy to all children is a life skill ✅ Where to start and what to do ✅ 9 top tips for reading ✅ What is Hyperlexia and what strategies to use Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link below https://suelarkey.com.au/episode-80-how-to-teach-reading-to-children-with-autism/ Join the facebook group specifically for this...

Duration:00:24:00

SLP 079: Using Cooking to Teach Children with Autism Everything!

8/4/2020
Discussed in this episode Cooking! One of the best ways to Teach Everything from life skills, social skills, maths, science, english and more! Cooking is a daily activity for everyone. It is a wonderful activity to teach ALL ages and stages. Cooking is an activity families, schools, community groups - indeed anyone can do it, and it provides long time recreation and independent living skills. Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link...

Duration:00:29:29

Episode 078: Strategies and Tips for Girls with Autism

7/26/2020
Discussed in this episode Girls with ASD are often undiagnosed, because original diagnostic criteria have a boy bias. The criteria were created by actually examining mainly boys, and the girls can be very different. I think we all know ‘neuro-typical’ boys and girls are very different in their social, communication and behaviour. There are many characteristics that are very similar to boys with ASD but I thought I would list the main differences to girls with ASD. Read more about this...

Duration:00:31:53

SLP 077: Strategies for Common Behaviours in Children with Autism - Guest Beth Aune

7/17/2020
Discussed in this episode Today I will be interviewing Beth Aune! Beth is a paediatric occupational therapist with over 22 years experience, which includes working in the Special Education department in many schools. This vast experience and knowledge shines through in her easy to read books which are jam packed with tips & strategies that you can quickly implement. Her books are called Behaviour Solutions however I personally call them ‘See a Behaviour Look It Up’ as they are such easy...

Duration:00:42:22

SLP 076: Sue Larkey Interviews Amazing Author of ‘The Red Beast’ K.I. Al-Ghani

6/23/2020
Discussed in this episode Today I will be interviewing K.I. Al-Ghani. Kay is a lecturer in autism spectrum at the University of Brighton, Autism Transer, Specialist Teacher, Author of multiple books and most importantly, mother of a son wtih autism who will soon be 35! Kay is the author of many books but the one which most of you will know best is "The Red Beast: Controlling Anger in Children with Asperger's Syndrome". Kay's other books help children understand anxiety, disappointment,...

Duration:00:32:51

SLP 075: Dean Beadle Discusses Autistic Identity and What It Means for Him

6/16/2020
Discussed in this episode Today I will be interviewing Dean Beadle! Dean has toured the UK and the world for fifteen years as an autistic speaker and trainer. Dean is also a proud promoter of the autistic voice, encouraging and empowering other autistic people to share their experiences and insights too. I am a huge fan of Dean’s work and have toured with him in the past. He is a great friend and inspirational speaker and I’m sure you will all enjoy listening to Dean’s personal experience...

Duration:00:43:28

SLP 074: Yenn Purkis Discusses 'The Wonderful World of Work'

6/9/2020
Discussed in this episode Today I will be interviewing Yenn Purkis. Yenn is an autistic author, speaker and advocate. Yenn is an avid writer not only writing fabulous books but also has a wonderful blog (check it out here). Yenn has authored numerous books covering everything from Women with AS, Mental Health, Education and more which are all available on my website. I find Yenn’s writings and weekly quotes a source of insight, understanding & inspiration. Yenn has a diagnosis of Asperger...

Duration:00:28:09

SLP 073 Top Tips for Social Skills & Return to School Post Lock Down

6/2/2020
Discussed in this episode In this Podcast Sue discusses ✅ Complexity of returning to school for neurodiverse students ✅ The Social Anxiety many children/students are experiencing and what to do ✅ Why social skills needs to be taught to whole class, whole family & why only teaching the neurodiverse child only is a flawed model ✅ What to do - Top 10 Tips to Develop Social Skills across ages and stages Read more about this podcast in the show notes found via the link...

Duration:00:32:58